Encourage a DC Grad

We were so encouraged to hear about the faith of our young people during their Discipleship Confirmation journey. These students persevered through weekly classes, homework assignments, monthly mentorship, Saturday Intensives, and a four-part final project. They learned core theological concepts like the image of God, the trinity, sacraments, atonement, and the purpose of the church.

On Sunday, August 14th Austin Gillen, Isaiah Gillen, Leif Torkelson, Josephine Johnson, and Santiago Jacques will be presenting their final projects during worship. Make sure to tune in and check out their creativity with paint, film, composition, and more.

As they conclude this class, pray for them to shine the light of Jesus boldly and brightly everywhere they go. Pray for them to see how God wants to use them for kingdom impact right now. Lastly, pray against an enemy who speaks fear and lies into their already vulnerable minds.
“If you continue in my word, you are truly my disciples; and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.” – John 8:31-32

Write a Note of Encouragement

We would love to collect notes of encouragement for our confirmands.  Please utilize the "Comment" feature below to leave a note.  We will collect, assemble, and print these for our students.  
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Sabrina Weidner - August 18th, 2022 at 6:19am

Josie,

Congratulations on becoming closer and finding out how real God is. Keep digging deeper and never stop talking to Him. I am so excited for you. Gods blessings on your continued relationship with Him. Love you,

Sabrina Weidner

Kristi - August 19th, 2022 at 1:45pm

It was great to hear all of your "reports" at the DC dinner. Austin, thanks for being an encouraging presence. Santi, thank you for your vulnerability and introspection. I am glad you have found comfort in the presence of the Holy Spirit. Isaiah, thanks for keeping it real and sharing how you see God working in your life. Leif, thank you for your diligent work and effort seeking to grow and understand the Lord more. Josie, thank you for your honest emotions and creativity seeing your faith in vivid colors. Congratulations to everyone for completing your year of Discipleship Confirmation.

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