BREAKAWAY 2017

 

BREAKAWAY 2017
JULY 10-13
6:00PM-8:30PM

Make plans to be here every night for BREAKAWAY 2017. The theme this year is based out of the book of Ecclesiastes.

Monday: The search for Meaning.

Tuesday: The search for Approval.

Wednesday: The Search for Forgiveness.

Thursday: The Search for Purpose.

Every night there will be giveaways, fun games, group competitions, and awesome worship!

New this year for the first time we will have a camp pastor for the whole week of Breakaway. David Maguire is a student pastor from NorthRidge Church in Thomaston, Ga. “Big Dave” is a dynamic speaker who has a passion for communicating the Word of God to students. Each night students and adults will be challenged by the word of God through David. Check out a sermon from David Maguire:  YouTube: David Maguire, NorthRidge Church

In addition to a camp pastor we will also be lead in Worship by  Nicholas Carter from Mercy Hill Church in Yulee, Fl. Nicholas Carter is a former student pastor and current worship pastor who has a passion for students and leading people in worship by sharing the gospel through music. Check out his music on iTunes :Nicholas Ian Carter Music iTunes

 

 

Stay tuned for more information on BREAKAWAY 2017!!!!

AMPLIFY:Calendar Changes

We have had to make a few changes to the Calendar for AMPLIFY this summer.

June 14: Next week’s trip to Venture River has been cancelled – we will have a Slip-N-Slide Kickball game and Water Wars instead. 5:45-7:00PM at LOFBC. Bring a change of clothes and a towel.

July 5: Vertical Jump will now be on the 5th of July instead of the 26th.

July 26: Maggies Jungle Golf will now be on the 26th instead of the 5th.

 

For more questions contact the church office 270-554-1441 or email jyarbrough@loneoakfbc.org or hrudy@loneoakfbc.org

Whitewater Trip – Senior Guys

Senior Guys!

Here are the details in one convenient location.

Ocoee River Rafting

Whitewater Outfit: Ocoee Rafting

Whitewater Waiver: Release Form

Cost: $90

FAQ’s

What should I wear on the Whitewater trip?

  • T-Shirt are required to be worn on all tours. Tank tops are not allowed unless they have a full back. No racerback tanks allowed.
  • Shoes that are secure on your feet are required. No flip-flops are allowed to be worn.
  • We recommend quick dry clothing; it is more comfortable when wet. Jeans and sweat pants are not recommended.
  • We have nice clean changing facilities for your convenience after the trip. We recommend bringing a towel, shower items, a change of clothes and a plastic bag for wet clothes.

Do I need previous whitewater experience?

One of the great things about the Ocoee River is that there is no experience necessary! There will be a trained guide in each raft, and we think we have some great guides. After the trip you will too.

How long are we on the river?

Full Ocoee River: For a real fun-filled, action-packed day we offer the Full River Trip. We start with a trip down the Upper Ocoee River and then we take you on a trip down the Middle Ocoee River. With around 10 miles of whitewater rafting, the Full River Trip takes about 3 – 3 ½ hours on the river. From check-in to check-out, expect this trip to take you around 5 hours.

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Lodging: Celtic Clouds Cabin in Blue Ridge, GA

Schedule

Friday, June 2

4:00pm – Leave from Lone Oak FBC

10:30pm – Arrive at Celtic Clouds Cabin

Saturday, June 3

9:30am – Depart for Blue Ridge

11:30am – Lunch in Blue Ridge

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12:45pm – Depart Blue Ridge for Ocoee Rafting Outfitters

1:30pm – Whitewater!!

7:00pm – Dinner @ Cabin

Sunday, June 4

10:00am – Check out of Cabin

11:30am – Lunch near Chattanooga

12:30pm – Hike/Swim in the Blue Hole

Later – Depart for Home

Packing List

  • Toiletries
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat/Sunglasses
  • $$ for travel stops
  • Clothes for the weekend
  • Extra shoes for whitewater
  • Swimming Trunks
  • Linens are provided

AMPLIFY NERF WARS!!!

                                                                                     

When?  Wednesday, May 31.

Where? Lone Oak First Baptist Church MPR.

Time? 5:45-7:00PM

We have 25 Nerf guns available for students to use as well as over 200 Nerf darts. Students are allowed and                                                                  encouraged to bring their own NERF gear.

8th Grade Trip

 Our recent 8th grade graduates are invited to go on an exciting weekend trip this summer, July 14-15! We will go aboard the new Ark Encounter, a 510-foot-long full-size biblical replica of Noah’s Ark. We will also be going to explore the Creation Museum. Both of these museums will be exciting and sure to grow you in your faith as you get ready to head off to high school. We will have a ton of fun too! You will not want to miss this trip!

Click here to sign up now!

For more information or questions about this trip please email jyarbrough@loneoakfbc.org.

Seniors – Important dates and Info

Below are two important dates and deadlines that you want to know about about. Trust me!

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Graduate Banquet

Date: May 14
Deadline: Picture/RSVP deadline due April 30

We (Lone Oak First Baptist Church) will be hosting a special event for  graduates and their family.  On May 14, from 5:00 -6:15pm, we will be having a Graduation Dinner and Recognition Service at the church in the MPR.  We will be presenting a slide show of pictures representing each graduate from birth to present. Please send five pictures of your graduate from different stages in their life including a baby picture and a senior picture or recent picture to hrudy@loneoakfbc.org.

The church is happy to provide this dinner for our graduates.  Family will be charged $10 per person for dinner. The deadline for both payment and pictures is April 30.

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Scholarship applications due April 30

Lone Oak First Baptist Church administers numerous college scholarships available to graduating Seniors. Descriptions and requirements are listed by following the link below. An application must be completed and submitted to the church office by April 30th for high school graduation or June 15th for continuing college applications. Awards are granted based upon the requirements for each scholarship.

Application can be found here: Scholarship Application

Resonate Senior Night

May 17th, 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Join us on Wednesday, May 17 as we celebrate our Seniors. On this special night we will have dinner, worship together, watch the year end video, and hear heart-felt letters from the Junior class. You don’t want to miss this capstone to another great year!

Look Who’s Going to Dnow

Alex Allgood
Bailey Arnett
Abigail Birman
Katelyn Birman
Vince Brannon
Alyssa Brookshire
Dylan Brookshire
Skylar Bundy
Abby Carmen
Caden Cobb
Colton Crowell
Lacey Cruse
Blake Davis
Logan Davis
Makenzie Davis
Olivia Davis
Elizabeth Day
Austin Dennison
Nicholas Dennison
Brady Dietz
Connor Dietz
Evie Dukes
Cade Estes
Jaden Estes
Layton Estes
Micah Estes
Kyle Garner
Dawson Gentry
Katie Goines
Maddie Goode
Casey Green
Izzy Harris
Katherine Harris
Trevor Hayden
Nathan Helmich
Ben Hodges
Elizabeth Housman
Max Hughes
Jacob Kaufman
Rianna Lambert
Jack Massa
Trevor Massa
Riley Massey
Dawson McGill
Brianna McGregor
Coy Merry
Eli Merry
Bailey Michael
Ethan Mitchell
Abbi Moore
Laci Moore
Madeline Muir
Bailey Newman
Cage Newman
Noah Nichols
Ali Richard
Tia Riley
Caleb Rodgers
Alec Rudy
Haden Scruggs
Haley Scruggs
Will Sheffer
Ben Shuffett
Gavin Smith
Madison Smith
Olivia Smith
Gigi Straley
Brayden Stroud
Hadley Thompson
Nathan Tracy
Clay Turner
Lynniah Vandry
Hunter Vick
William Vick
Laura Walker
Wyleigh Watson
Bailey Watts
Karcee Webb
Macy Wessel
Andrew Windhorst
Jordan Windhorst
Cameron Willis
Ian Woodruff
Molly Yates

If you name is not on this list and you want it to be, it’s not too late to register. Register online here: Student Ministry DiscipleNow or print this document Parental Consent Form 2017 and turn it in with $93.

If you name is on this list and it’s not suppose to be…to bad. You’re going! J/K. Let us know ASAP.

Thanks!