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Summer SonShine

Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean we slow down at WFBC! We have lots of fun activities for you to do no matter your interest or age group!

 
Wed 8 – 6:00 pm to 8:15pm
Thu 9 – 6:00 pm to 8:15pm
Fri 10 – 6:00 pm to 8:15pm
Sat 11 – 5:30 pm to 8:30pm – Family night at Stephenson Campus
Registration closes May 27
 
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Summer Spiritual Formation Reading Group 
Monday nights (specific dates listed below) at 7pm in the Fellowship Hall building. 
June 13 & 27 – The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry, by John Mark Comer
July 11 & 25 – Everything Happens for A Reason, by Kate Bowler
August 8 & 22 – Jesus and the Disinherited, by Howard Thurman
Join together in a small-group setting to read and discuss one book each month this summer. 

One-Day Spiritual ‘Selah’ Retreat 
August 2022 St. Francis Springs Prayer Center 
Adults 18 and older. More details to come. 

Women’s Bible Study
A Woman Who Doesn’t Quit; 5 Habits From the Book of Ruth by Nicki Koziarz. This study begins Wednesday, June 8. Discussion sessions are scheduled on June 8, 15 & 29, July 13 & 20, and August 3. Each session will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end by 11:00 a.m. This study will be limited to 20 participants (in-person only). Participants are responsible for ordering their Workbook (not the book by the same name). Registration is on a first come basis until all slots are filled. Please email Deborah Moye at Deborah.moye52@gmail.com to register or for additional information. Registration will close on Wednesday, May 25 or earlier if all slots are filled.

 

 

Durham Bulls Game
June 5
5:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun night out with your church family. Purchase your low-cost tickets here.

Church Picnic
Sunday, July 17
5:00-8:00 p.m.
Stephenson Campus Pavilion
Church members of all ages are invited to come out for food, fun and fellowship. Watch for more details in the church bulletin, emails and website.

Ice Cream Gatherings
Listed Wednesdays, 6:30—7:30pm
For families of 1 or 10 and ages 0-99 years old, all are welcome

  • June 22 Lumpy’s
  • July 13 Pelicans
  • July 27 Goodberrys

 

 

Special Sundays
June 5 9:00 & 11:00am Graduate Sunday
High School seniors are invited to help lead worship in both morning services. Following services, seniors & their families are invited to a lunch in their honor.

July 17 9:00 & 11:00am Youth Mission Trip Report
The Youth Ministry will lead worship. We will hear how God worked through and in their lives during their mission trip experiences to Wilmington for the Music Mission Trip and the Summer Mission Trip.

August 14 6:00pm Youth Sign-up Night
Youth families are invited to the Youth Center to learn about the upcoming year’s focus, activities and dates as well as sign up to help in the many Youth Ministry volunteer opportunities.

Summer SonDown
June 12, 19, 26; 5:00pm Stephenson
July 24, 31;
August 7, 14
Join us for games, snacks, and a devotional

Youth Music Mission Trip June 16-19
Youth Choir participants are invited to join us for a music mission trip in Harrisonburg, VA. The cost is $50 per person and registration is due by 5/22. REGISTER HERE

Youth Summer Mission Trip July 10-16
Join us in Bowling Green, KY for the Youth Summer Mission Trip! We will be working on disaster relief projects from the tornadoes in December 2021. The cost to participate is $150. REGISTER HERE

6th Grade Mini-Retreat August 5
The 6th grade mini retreat is a weekend retreat for all rising 6th graders. Students are invited to join us for fun surprise activities, as well as worship and a Saturday mission project. Details will be announced closer to the date. 

Youth Luau August 10 6:00pm
Join us for our first Youth Ministry activity in the new year! All youth, grades 6-12 are invited to take part in a huge kick-off party at Heritage Pool. Friends are encouraged to attend!

All College students home for the summer along with Young Adults in the church are invited to join us for this summer’s mission trip!

 

 

Summer Choir Cook-Out
June 1 5:30-8:00pm Stephenson Campus
Those who wish to participate in Summer Choir are invited to join us at the Stephenson Campus for a Cook-Out to kick-off the season. Dinner will be provided.

Summer Choir
Select Wednesdays from 7:00-8:15pm
June 15, 22, 29; July 20, 27; August 3, 17
Sixth-graders to adults are welcome to join our Summer Choir.

Music with Babies (ages birth-18 mos.) & Music with Toddlers (ages 18-36 mos.)
Tuesdays at 9:30 & 10:15am (Toddlers) & 11:00am (Babies)
June 14, 21, 28; Aug. 2, 9, 16
These classes are for a child and his/her caregiver (parent, grandparent, etc.) to experience together. Come enjoy a fun time with your little one and learn how to nurture the artistic and creative abilities God has placed in your child.

Music with Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
Wednesdays at 10:00am
July 20, 27; August 3, 10

Music Mystery with Mox (grades K-5)
Wednesdays from 6:00-6:45pm
August 3, 10, 17

Summer Worship Arts Camp
July 11-15
Lynchburg, VA
Cost: $250 per person;
$100 deposit due by June 1
This camp is for students who have completed grades 4 & 5 and includes a wide variety of worship, fellowship, musical, and creative arts opportunities.

Youth Music Mission Trip (grades 6-12)
June 16-19
Harrisonburg, VA
Cost: $50/person due by May 22. REGISTER HERE

Youth Choir Cook-Out
August 28; 5:00-7:30pm
Stephenson Campus

 

 

Wacky Wednesday at WFBC!
July 20; 6:00—6:45pm at Stephenson Campus
All children who have completed Kindergarten through 5th grade are invited! Let’s get outside and play some outdoor games! Dress to get wet and bring a beach towel. Be sure to bring a water bottle with your name on it!

Terrific Thursdays at WFBC!
July 12; 10:00—11:00am at Stephenson Campus
For all children who turn three by 8/31/22 to Pre-K five year olds. Let’s get outside and play some outdoor games! Dress to get wet and bring a beach towel. Be sure to bring a water bottle with your name on it!

July 26 at WFBC Stephenson Campus. Partner Games at Stephenson campus – Preschoolers bring a parent/grandparent as your partner & we’ll have activities for you to do with your partner.

*See more activities for children in the “Music” section above.