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Friendly 411 Weekly July 13, 2017

07.13.17 | Weekly 411 | by Joan Hammerson

    Friendly 411 Weekly--July 13, 2017

     We still have two weeks of summer camps, and it’s not too late to register. Next camp: Sport Camps. We have been blessed with great campers and fantastic staff at camp this year! If you have questions or would like to register please call 208-288-2404 today or email for more info. Crying is usually a bad thing at camp, but every week we’ve experienced kids that cry at the end of the day because they do not want to go home. Camp is a Blast! We hope to see you next week.

     500th Anniversary of the Reformation – Have you ever wondered what primary theological differences were at the heart of Luther’s actions that started the Reformation? We will be exploring the beginnings of the Reformation and the points of theology that were at its core. Join us in Pastor’s class on Sundays during the Sunday School hour beginning July 23.

     Missing! We are missing over 30 red folding chairs from the church. We are also missing 18 gold colored table clothes. If you have these items, please return them to the church office. If you are borrowing chairs, tables, etc. from the church, please let the office know before taking them.

     Camp Perkins Update! THERE ARE STILL CAMP SPACES OPEN! It's not too late to send your child to summer camp!

     Open Camp Spaces by Week/Grade

     July 16-21

    High School Ridges Backpacking - Girls and Boys 9th-12th (3)

    Youth Camp - Boys 5th-8th (6)

     July 23-28

    Youth Camp - Girls 3rd-4th (3), 5th-9th (several)

    Youth Camp - Boys 3rd-4th (3)

    Fly Fishing - Girls 6th-7th (1)

     July 30-Aug 4

    Youth Camp - Boys 5th-6th (2) and 7th-8th (1)

    Youth Camp - Girls 5th-6th (3) and 7th-8th (1)

     Aug 6-11

    Ridges Backpacking - Girls and Boys 5th-8th (4-6 spots)

    Youth Camp - Boys 3rd-4th (3) and 5th-6th (several)

    Youth Camp - Girls 3rd-4th (1) and 5th-6th (1)

     Register online at Questions? Email us at

     Ridges Backpacking

    July 16-21 - High School Grades 9-12

    Aug 6-11 - Grades 5-8

    Spaces open for this awesome backpacking experience! Campers will spend the week backpacking in God's beautiful wilderness while discovering more about Christ and God's Word. Grab a space for your child today! REGISTER NOW!

     We believe camp is for everyone - not just the kids! Grown-ups can join the fun too at

    Friends and Family Events! Friends & Family Camp Weekends: Unforgettable weekend Dates: July 28-30, 2017 & Aug 4-6, 2017 Retreat Center full both weekends, Cabins open

     We'd love to see your face at Camp Perkins!