Sep
6
6:00pm 6:00pm

Kick off Luau!

Welcome back 6th-8th grade students! In order to celebrate a great summer and the beginning of a new school year, we'll be hosting a luau themed Kick Off from 6-8pm on Wednesday, September 6th. 

Join us for:

  • Food! Think Hawaiian chicken, punch, weird fruit and more!
  • Games! Think you're the big kahuna of hula hooping? Prove it!
  • Prizes! What kick off would be complete without crazy prizes? 

    There is no cost for this event, so show up and bring a friend! 
    Questions? Ask Josh! 
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Jun
7
6:30pm 6:30pm

Summer Kick Off!

Bring a friend and join us at 6:30 on Wednesday, June 7th for:

Games!
Food!
Paint War! 


(Paint war is actually powder paint and students will be given a new Flood t-shirt to wear & get powder painted! Please have your student wear clothing they can get powder paint on!)
It’s going to be an outdoor summer party you won’t want to miss!

Questions? Email Josh!

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CIY Believe
Apr
28
to Apr 29

CIY Believe

Believe is a two day Middle School event that combines high energy games with incredibly relevant Biblical teaching. It exists to grow and shape the faith of 6th-8th students by helping them connect their stories with God's story.

Each session includes powerful dialogues by some of the best Jr. high speakers in the country, humorous and moving drama elements and time to reflect on the messages. Students meet throughout the weekend with their peers and adult leaders in small groups. This enables them to process what they've seen and heard to their daily experiences at school, home and with friends.

Believe's 2017 theme is "OPEN: To Be Generous In Every Way"
You can learn more here

Cost is $80 per student and includes admission, hotel rooms and transportation to and from SLCC to Holland, Michigan. A non-refundable deposit of $25 is due on March 1st. The full $80 is due by March 15th. 

Students will need to bring additional money to cover dinner on Friday and lunch & dinner on Saturday. Additional money may be brought to purchase merchandise at event. 

     

 

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PARENTS LAB
Feb
11
6:00pm 6:00pm

PARENTS LAB

Have you ever seen the hashtag #nofilter on a social media post? It's the idea that the picture has not been affected, changed or shaped by a filter. Though many posts claim to have #nofilter, all people young and old alike have a filter they view all of life through. The filter is faith. Your faith affects, changes and shapes how you see yourself, others and life. Faith is the filter your children and students will choose their thoughts, decisions and actions through. You're invited to join us and our parenting panel for a discussion on how to foster an authentic faith in your home.    

#nofilter! Josh tried making a cup of coffee with an Aeropress WITHOUT a filter. Yikes.

#nofilter! Josh tried making a cup of coffee with an Aeropress WITHOUT a filter. Yikes.

We believe that the two influences of church and home combined have a greater impact on your student's faith development. Their faith is vital because faith is the filter that students view themselves, God and others through. You're invited to join us and our parenting panel for a discussion on how to foster an authentic faith in your home. 

Childcare will be offered, but we need to adequately prepare, so please RSVP with the number of adults and children who will be attending with you!

Click here to RSVP!

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Jan
27
to Jan 28

Flood & Friends Lock-In

The Flood's annual lock in for 6th-8th grade students will run from Friday-Saturday, January 27th-28th.  Doors open at 9:00pm and the event ends at 7:00am.

This event is held at South Lansing Christian Church, with the exception of the late night trip to Zap Zone. 

Total cost is $20 per student, which covers Zap Zone (Laser Tag, Glo Golf, "Springz/Trampolines"), late night dinner, breakfast and snacks.  Students may bring extra money for tokens at Zap Zone if they want to play arcade games.

Students will need to bring a copy of the Lock-In Permission Form with them to be admitted to the lock-in. If students want to participate in the optional "Springz/Trampolines" at Zap Zone, they need to have the Springz Permission Form filled out.

If you have any questions, please email Josh.

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Oct
28
to Oct 30

Fall Retreat

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Flood students have the opportunity to attend a 3 day retreat crafted for middle school students at scenic Rock Lake in Vestaburg Michigan!

Cost: $65 for the retreat and $10 for dinner Friday.
Location: Rock Lake Christian Assembly 
Dates: Friday-Sunday, October 6th-8th

Transportation: Students must be at South Lansing Christian Church on Friday at 4:30pm and will return Sunday at 12:30pm. 

Theme: WEiRD. Because Normal Isn't Working. Following Jesus means living differently, which at times can look WEiRD, based on what our culture says is Normal. 

What to Pack: Bedding, Fall appropriate clothing, (including one outfit for possible yard work) Bible, Toiletries and Towel

SLCC Permission Form
Rock Lake Form


Money and Permission forms due on Wednesday, October 4th!

if you have questions, email Flood Director.

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Aug
24
to Sep 7

Fall Kickoff

Chances are you've got a pretty good idea what's going on at school this year. Subjects, class trips, holidays and vacation! You might be wondering exactly what's going on at The Flood this fall too.

On Wednesday, September 7th parents are invited to join us in The Fireside room from 5:30 to 6:15pm. We'll serve a pizza dinner while presenting The Flood's goals and calendar for the 2016-2017 school year. You'll have an opportunity to meet the staff and get to know the incredible volunteers who work with your students.

At 6:30 the Kickoff will begin! We'll have crazy games, snacks and even a raffle for prizes! Invite your friends and we'll see you there!

Questions? Email Josh!

 

 

 

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NERF NIGHT
Jul
27
to Aug 16

NERF NIGHT

Flood and Modified will battle in an epic night of Nerf foam dart madness!  

$10 at the door will get you pizza, soda, Nerf chaos and a chance to win prizes!

Bring all your friends!

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Fifth to The Flood
May
11
to May 25

Fifth to The Flood

Starting Wednesday, May 11th, graduating 5th grade students are invited to check out The Flood! We want them to become acquainted with the 6th-8th grade program before June 8th, when they will have graduated out of Kid's City and into The Flood!

The Flood is our 6th-8th grade student ministry; we seek to be a safe place where students can ask honest questions, grow in their faith and learn to follow Jesus more closely. 

The Flood meets at SLCC on Wednesday nights from 6:30-8:00. 
Registration is at the Gym entrance near the office.

We hope to make this a smooth transition for them. Please email Josh.
You can also find us on Facebook and Instagram @SLCCFLOOD.

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