July 30 Initial meeting with confirmands and parents. Introductions will be made, course outline will be discussed and weekly meeting time will be established.
September 17 Classes begin. Chapter one in My Confirmation (MC) and memorization of answer one in the Heidelberg Catechism (HC) will begin. We will take a close look at the Books of the Bible.
September 24 Chapter two in MC due. Finish up on Question one in the HC. Work on memorizing the Books of the Bible in order.
September 29 – October 1 Confirmation Retreat. Theme: “The Nature of Christian Love”
October 8 Books of the Bible memorization due. We will participate in the CROP Walk.
October 15 Chapter three and four in MC due.
October 22 Chapter five in MC due. Memorize the answer to Question #4 in HC.
October 29 Chapter six in MC due.
November 5 Chapter seven in MC due. Memorize the Apostles’ Creed which is Question #23 in HC.
November 12 Chapter eight in MC due.
November 19 Chapter nine in MC due.
November 26 No class meeting.
December 3 Chapter ten in MC due. Memorize the answer to Question #32 in HC.
December 10 Chapter eleven in MC due. Memorize the Ten Commandments on page 77 in MC.
December 17 Chapter twelve in MC due.
December 24 Merry Christmas! No class meeting.
December 31 No class meeting.
January 7 Chapter thirteen in MC due. Memorize the Lord’s Prayer which is Question #119 in HC.
January 14 Chapter fourteen in MC due. Service project week.
January 21 Chapter fifteen in MC due.
January 28 Chapter sixteen and seventeen in MC due.
February 4 No class meeting.
February 11 Chapter eighteen in MC due.
February 18 No class meeting.
February 25 Chapter nineteen in MC due. Memorize the answer to Question #68 in HC.
March 4 Chapter twenty in MC due.
March 11 Chapter twenty-one in MC due.
March 18 Chapter twenty-two in MC due
March 25 Chapter twenty-three in MC due. Memorize the answer to Question #45 in HC.
April 1 Easter Sunday. No class meeting.
April 8 Chapter twenty-four in MC due.
April 15 Chapter twenty-five in MC due.
April 22 Chapter twenty-six in MC due.
April 29 Chapter twenty-seven in MC due. All assignments should be finished today.
May 6 Review and discussion session.
May 13 The class will meet with the Elders in preparation for the Rite of Confirmation.
May 20 Pentecost Sunday. The class confirmation picture will be taken today at 9:15 am in the Sanctuary. You will be confirmed into the membership of the church today during the morning worship service. Holy Communion will be received today.
MC = My Confirmation
HC = Heidelberg Catechism