All high school student, incoming 9th graders through Graduating seniors, are welcome to come and hangout with us at lake Shasta June 20th through 23rd 2019. High school Shasta trip is a time to build deeper relationships with peers, leaders, and most importantly God while having fun on lake Shasta. Students can spend the day tubing, wake boarding, floating, and just hanging out on the house boat. Everyday ends with an opportunity to encounter God while sitting around the campfire. For more information or to register at www.parkwaycc.com/shasta
Be a part of something this summer.
Catalyst Youth is kicking off Summer with Summer180, a program that is a great way to build friendships, grow closer to God and have fun while doing it. Summer180 includes student picked fun days (vary every year) such as hiking, zip lining, laser tag, river days, bible studies, movie nights, leadership training, serving the community and much more. This year, incoming Juniors-newly graduated students can apply to be teen staff for Summer180. This is a great opportunity to invest into youth ministry, get leadership experience and have a ton of fun!
For more information, to register and/or to download the Teen Staff Application then visit parkwaycc.com/summer180
First Annual Family Camp - Join us for a weekend of camping or just come for out for a day trip. Sunday church services will be held at the group camp site and there will be nightly worship around the campfire. Special planned activities will take place throughout the weekend.
For more information and to register visit parkwaycc.com/familycamp
Calling all incoming 6th through 8th grade students, Come join us on a 4 day beach adventure to the Oregon Coast. From Boat adventures to campfires on the beach, this will be a weekend filled with not only awesome memories but opportunities to encounter God in a whole new way. Get more info or register at www.parkwaycc.com/mstrip
At Parkway serving our community is very important to us. Serve Grants Pass is our annual service project where we partner with community churches to make a difference in our town. There are four projects where you can get involved. Visit parkwaycc.com/servegp to find out more information about each project. Then sign up in the Lobby during a Sunday Service or contact the office M-Th, 9a-4p at 541-479-2639.
Plan to join us following Sunday services on May 5th in the Fellowship Hall...CINCO DE MAYO BLAST!!! Join us for our Missions focused event for all ages. Pastor St. John will be sharing BGMC goals and fundraisers for your children to participate in for missions. Pastors Seth and Kylee (Catalyst - High School and Middle School) will be focusing on Speed The Light, youth missions that provides vehicles and other necessary equipment for use in Missions ministry. There will also be 2 missionaries as our featured guests to share what is going on in their ministries. This will be an informal time of meeting, asking questions, grabbing a bite to eat and experiencing missions first hand with our Parkway Missions Vision and missionary family.
Amplify: Fine Arts is a conference designed to help teenagers discover their God given gifts and the Giver of the gift, develop a biblically informed understanding of the purpose of the gift and deploy the gift in a manner that best stewards the gift, shares the Gospel and glorifies the Giver. This event will be for 6th to 12th Grade students. For more information and to register visit www.parkwaycc.com/amplify
Join our Missions Team March 28th-30th for a close to home, no cost, missions trip in Winston, Oregon. Join the team for all or any part of this three day missions trip. We will be painting, flooring and helping with the finishing touches on the new church building.
This is an awesome opportunity to serve a rural Oregon community and deepen relationships with others! For any questions please don't hesitate to contact Pastor Ron at Ron@parkwaycc.com or Pastor Kylee at Kylee@parkwaycc.com or by phone at 503-396-2632
Join us for a baptism class (and a light breakfast) in the Upper Room at 8:30 a.m. in order to be baptized during the 10 a.m. service the same day. If you've recently committed your life to Christ or if you have been a Christian for some time but haven't been baptized yet, today is a great day to do it! Contact the church office to sign up at 541-479-2639 or mark your Connect card during any Sunday Service.
All Middle School and High School students are invited to join us for Generation Unleashed. Based out of Portland, Oregon, Generation Unleashed (GU) is the youth ministry, worship band name and annual youth conference of City Bible Church. Fueled by a passion to lift up and make the name of god great, GU’s number one priority is a commitment to building God’s house and serving the church. The GU annual conference gathers thousands of young people each year to pursue God together. This is one of our favorite trips of the year. For more information and to register, visit: www.parkwaycc.com/generationunleashed
The New Year is an opportunity for intention and honoring Jesus as we enter into 2019> Join us for this special Family Service with candlelight prayer and worship. Kids elementary age and up will be in service with their families. Preschool will be open for 0-Kindergarten. (Glow sticks will be available for the kids instead of candles).
Catalyst, are you ready for the competition of your life? The name of the game is Bigger or Better & the objective of the game is to have the biggest OR most valuable item. Each team will start with a penny and trade that penny for something larger or more valuable with people in their community. Teams can continue to trade until the end of their allotted time. The team that brings back the biggest or most valuable item back to the Hull Center by 8:30 is the winner.
Catalyst students will be meeting at the Hull Center at 7pm and return to the Hull Center by 8:30 for hot cocoa and Christmas Snacks. Please plan on picking up your student @ 9pm from the Hull center. *This is an off campus event and a permission slip is required. If you have already filled out a permission slip for this year then you are not required to fill out another.
Gather the kids, charge the camera, dust off your plaid, grab a pumpkin spice latte and head out to Fort Vannoy Farms with your church family. Parkway has reserved a group shelter and will be offering free chili and drinks. Then explore all the farm has to offer (such as their corn maze, pumpkin patch, cow train, zip line and pumpkin chucker). Some of their attractions have an extra fee which is not covered by Parkway. Find out more information about the farm and their prices here at Fort Vannoy.
Young Adults are getting away to Cascade Ranch. This retreat is a time for you to get out of town and get to know other young adults in your community. Cost is $25 and all meals will be provided. Open to all young adults ages 17-27. For more information and to register visit www.parkwaycc.com/yaretreat
How do we know the Bible is trustworthy? What is the evidence for the reliability of Scripture? Where did the books of the Bible come from? What about alternative books? Join Andy Frye in the Conference Center (formerly the Fellowship Hall) as he looks at the evidence behind the validity of the Bible from a historical, evidence-based, and Christian perspective. Q & A to follow. There is no childcare available.
Parents and incoming 6th grade students! We are excited to meet you and welcome you into youth ministry! Come and meet some of our middle school student leaders and youth staff. Light refreshments provided. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to attend
One of our most attended trips of the year; Middle School trips are an absolute blast! From six flags, a NEW Hurricane Harbor in Concord, walks on pier 39 and more. This trip is a trip you do not want to miss out on! For more info and to register, go to www.parkwaycc.com/mstrip
Be a part of something this summer. Catalyst Youth is kicking off Summer180, a great way to build friendships, grow closer to God and have fun while doing it. Summer180 includes a coast trip, camping, hiking, Bible studies, youth events, leadership training, serving the community and much more. Summer180 runs on Mondays AND Wednesdays from July 2 - Aug 3. Registration must be turned in by Wednesday, June 27 and must include a $10 deposit or the full program payment. For more info and to register, visit www.parkwaycc.com/summer180
Our High School Shasta trip is one of our favorites! Tons of God encounters, fun, friends, food, and water sports! Shasta is such a great place to connect with people away from the craziness of life, media and noise. Every student who signs up gets a catalyst summer tee. To register and for more information, visit www.parkwaycc.com/shasta
Catalyst is celebrating summer big! Come hang out with us for a FREE BBQ and tons of fun! Middle School students will be having a game night in the Hull Center. High School students will meet at youth as usual, but then leave for a scavenger hunt. HS students who want to go on the scavenger hunt will need to turn in a permission slip. Students signing up early at youth will help us guaranteed rides for the event. If you need to fill out your annual registration, visit www.parkwaycc.com/register
SENIORS and Parents of Seniors!!! It's time that we get to honor High School Grads! June 10th we will be creating a special time to reward our seniors for all their hard work! To do so, we need 3 pics of you (grads): Baby, Middle School & Senior Pic. Pictures need to be digital format (email or a cd). You can bring them to the main church office or email to email@example.com. Pictures need to be turned in NO LATER than May 27th if you want to be a part of Grad Sunday on June 10th.
We have officially hired a Middle School pastor! Born and raised in Oregon, Kylee Bamford loves our state and has a heart for the people in it. June 3rd will be her first day on staff and we would like to invite you to join us after service in the Fellowship Hall. Come for a chance to get to know her and welcome her to Parkway!
Our Middle School Madness event went so well, we decided to do another one. Come join us after church in the Hull Center for a fun day of food, friends and games (Savage Ball, Smash brothers tournament and more)! Every student needs an annual permission slip! Fill out yours at www.parkwaycc.com/register. $5 must be turned in prior to guarantee your spot.
Catalyst High School students! Come hang out with us for a night of fun, friends and fire! This event is for High School students only! Students with the last name A-L bring snacks. Students with the last name M-Z bring a drink! Please eat diner before. Students will be given address upon signing up at Youth!
Catalyst Middle School students! Come hang out with us for a night of fun, friends and fire! This event is for Middle School students only! Students with the last name A-L bring snacks. Students with the last name M-Z bring a drink! Please eat diner before. Students will be given address upon signing up at Youth!
All Middle School and High School students are invited to join us for Generation Unleashed 2018. Based out of Portland, Oregon, Generation Unleashed (GU) is the youth ministry, worship band name and annual youth conference of City Bible Church. Fueled by a passion to lift up and make the name of god great, GU’s number one priority is a commitment to building God’s house and serving the church. The GU annual conference gathers thousands of young people each year to pursue God together. This is one of our favorite trips of the year. For more info on and to register visit parkwaycc.com/generationunleashed
Oregon Youth Convention is one of Catalyst Youth's favorite annual events! This year we are back in Salem, gathering together with Assemblies of God Youth Groups from all over Oregon! OYC is a great opportunity for students to build deep friendships, a stronger relationship with Christ while having tons of fun!
Cost is $100 by September 27, and $130 after. Deposit is due upon registration. Register online at www.parkwaycc.com/oyc
Our annual Back to School Party is a student take over night! Come to the Hull Center at 6 pm. for a FREE dinner, hang out, games, prizes and more! Our Annual Parent Connect for INCOMING 6th graders will be from 6 p.m. - 6:45. Come meet some of our student leaders, staff, get a tour of the facility and get an idea of what youth will look like on a regular basis.
Come finish the summer with a great trip to the Redding Water Park! Feel free to invite friends. Cost is $25. Incoming 6th graders who currently attend our children’s ministry will get in for free as we welcome them as 6th graders! Students will need to bring a sac lunch on Wednesday in which they will eat on the bus. Bring money for dinner at the Park. Students will be back in Grants Pass around 9 p.m. Please sign up ONLINE only at parkwaycc.com/waterslides
For youth on Aug 9th we will be heading over to the DeGeyter’s! Join us for Free Hot Dogs. Students A-L bring a snack to share and M-Z bring a dessert or drink. To carpool with us, meet at the Hull Center by 5 p.m. and we will return by 10 p.m. If you drive yourself, beware, Google will get you lost, House is at the VERY end of Clewis Lane off of Azalea Drive. Sign up at Youth. Students must be signed up for the carpool for rides to be given.
Our High School Shasta trip is one of our favorites! Tons of God encounters, fun, friends, food, and water sports! Shasta is such a great place to connect with people away from the craziness of life, media and noise. Every student who signs up gets a catalyst summer tee. Visit www.parkwaycc.com/shasta for more info and to register.
Come hang out with us for youth in the park. We will be meeting at All Sports Park at the Volley Ball Courts (also known as Reinhart Volunteer Park) from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tons of games and fun! Invite a friend and bring a snack to share. Catalyst will provide drinks. Open to students 6th to 12th grades.