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Weekly Youth Update: 8/17-8/23

Tonight, the youth will have Bible study from 6:30-7:30 in the Loft of the Family Life Center! Invite your friends from school and we’ll see you tonight!

On August 23, Homeland Park Baptist Church will be hosting our annual Fall Out of Summer Spectacular! Come with family and friends starting at 5:00 in greens beside the Family Life Center. We’ll have games, food, and school supplies! This community block party has been a big success the past two years as many of the youth in our church became involved as a result of this event. We’ll need your help getting the final plans in place. This Saturday, August 22, we will go through Homeland Park passing out flyers and meeting residents to let them of the event and our church at 10:00 am. We look forward to seeing you there!

With the fall schedule coming closer and closer to being done, we are excited to announce again the Clemson football trip the youth will take on Saturday, September 5! Come join us as we watch Clemson take on Wofford to open the season in Death Valley! Tickets are limited, first come-first serve, and are $10 each. In order to reserve a ticket, please pick up a trip packet from me and return the medical release and permission forms by Wednesday, August 26. We will have a brief parent-student meeting at 5:30 pm, Wednesday, September 2, for those attending.

If you have any questions, please let me know!


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