Everything listed under: Announcements

  • Sunday School Classes begin this Sunday!

    2 Sunday School Classes are beginning this Sunday, February 17th. Both are Sunday mornings from 8:30-9:45 a.m.  Hermeneutics - Mark Mullery 8 Sessions Spiritual Gifts - Dave Andrews 5 Sessions These are open to all ages, so please consider attending!  More info and sign-ups are available online: click here

  • 2012-2013 five15 schedule

    Here is the schedule of five15 meetings in 2012-2013. You'll find a few notes at the bottom of the schedule that will help you know how to read the schedule. September 1 - Gathering September 15 - Teen Forum October 6 – Guy / Girl Gatherings October 20 - Teen Forum November 3 - Gathering November 17 - Teen Forum December 1 – Guy / Girl Gathering December 15: Christmas Party January 5 - Gathering January 19 - Teen Forum February 2 – Guy / Girl Gathering February 16 - Teen Forum March 2 - Gatherin...

  • may five15 events

    Here is a high-level overview of our five15 events in the month of May: Saturday, May 12 - five15 Senior Night We will be recognizing and celebrating God's grace as this year's senior class gets ready to graduate from high school. We'll hear testimonies, put together card boxes for seniors, and pray for them. Additionally, Dean Adamek, Director of Rancho 3M, and his son, Taylor, will be in town that weekend and will be joining us at five15 on Saturday.

  • what you need to know for this weekend

    This much anticipated weekend is almost upon us. Here is a recap of what you need to know. Women's Conference Ladies, don't forget that this Friday and Saturday Covenant Life Church's "Women Passionate for God's Glory" conference.

  • connecting with another local youth ministry

    Just a quick note "from Luke's desk", as they say... Please pray for me (Luke) as I'll be speaking at a youth meeting at Knollwood Community Church this Sunday. five15er Ian Jelliffe will be leading worship there that night, as well.

  • habitat for a church member

    I wanted to pass on to everyone a great opportunity for teens and parents to serve this weekend. This Saturday, from 10am - 2pm, drywall, painting, possibly demolition, and other work will be done at the new Burke home of a church member in need of assistance. Pizza and soda will be provided for workers.

  • one more day to sign-up for parenting seminar

    As was announced at five15, church, and through an email to parents, we are having a parents seminar this Sunday, April 22, from 12:00 - 2:00 pm with lunch being served from 12:00 - 12:30 pm. Mark Lauterbach, pastor at Grace Church in San Diego, CA will be speaking about viewing children as image bearers of God. The seminar will be open to parents of grades 1 through 12.

  • womens conference and guys meeting

    Women's Conference Just a reminder that all five15 ladies (ages 12 and up) are encouraged to attend the "Women Passionate for God's Glory" conference at Covenant Life Church Friday, April 27 - Saturday, April 28. This Friday, April 20, is the deadline to register ahead of time. After that, registration will be done at the door the day of the conference.

  • last call for rancho 3m and dominican republic interest

    Last call to get your name on the list of those interested in the Rancho 3M or Dominican Republic missions trips! If you haven't already signed-up on one of the clipboards at a five15 meeting or notified Luke or Katherine via email, please contact Katherine by tomorrow, Wednesday, February 15, 2012.

  • praying in tomorrow's five15 meeting

    [If you cannot view the video, please click here: five15 Prayer Meeting.] At tomorrow's five15 meeting, we will be devoting time usually spent on a message to prayer. We will use the Lord's prayer as a guide and break into smaller groups to pray for God's glory and for disciples to be made. We will even have a chance to pray for each other's needs.

  • five15 on twitter

    five15 now has a Twitter feed. Following @five15youth will be another way (in addition to Facebook and the blog) that you can keep up with five15 happenings and announcements.

  • discipleship groups info

    As was announced at last night's five15 meeting, in an effort to expand the ways we pursue the great commission call to make disciples, two discipleship groups for five15 teens will be starting up in February. Here are the details. [Please note that these groups are optional!

  • recap of last night's announcements

    Here are some of last night's announcements. There's a lot going on! Rancho 3M Missions Trip -- God has provided four leaders for the trip!

  • holiness series recap

    At our retreat in August, we started a preaching series on holiness that was wrapped up at our last five15 meeting of 2011. We covered a lot in that time. So, let's take a moment to review.

  • trip lee concert january 7

    On January 7th, hip-hop artist Trip Lee will be performing in concert at Covenant Life Church. We originally had a five15 meeting scheduled for that day and a social activity scheduled for January 14th. To enable attendance at the concert, we are swapping the social activity date (now January 7th for the concert) and the five15 date (now January 14th).

  • save the date: MSR '12

    Our 2012 Middle School Retreat will be Saturday, January 21, at 9:00 am at the church. The cost to register is $12, which includes lunch and a t-shirt. Registration is now open online.

  • don't forget to sign-up for the day of service

    Just a reminder that sign-ups for the December 17th five15 Day of Service close on December 13th. That's just five days away. In Matthew 5:14-16, Jesus said: “You are the light of the world.

  • what to bring to Saturday's five15 Christmas Party

    Often after being invited to a party, the invitee will ask, "What can I bring?"  Well, we've got our five15 Christmas Party this Saturday at 6:30 pm (there is no pizza beforehand). And I can hear you all asking right now, "What can we bring?" I'm so glad you asked! Here are two reminders for you: We are collecting for a baby items drive for Sanctity of Life Ministries.

  • changes around the five15 office

    I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving. There have been a few recent changes around the "five15 office" that I want to make sure you are aware of:  1. Worship leader - As was announced at our last five15 meeting, Joel Shirey, who has led worship for five15 for more than a year, has transitioned out of that role.

  • announcements from saturday's meeting (december calendar)

    Here is a recap of some of the calendar-related announcements from last Saturday's five15 meeting.  December Manskool - December 3rd Whoops! Postponed: Prayer Meeting - December 13th At Saturday's five15 meeting, I announced an open invitation to attend an upcoming evangelical prayer meeting at church led by Will Klotz. At the time, I did not realize it would conflict with a choir recital that night that many five15ers are a part of.

  • troop care packages this Saturday

    Thank you to everyone who donated to support care packages to be sent to troops deployed overseas over the Holidays. Your generosity has provided over $1,600 (well above our goal of $1,000) that will enable us to send a total of over 30 care packages. Thank you!

  • fall clean?

    We have a lot of serving opportunities in November and December.  As you know, at our next five15 meeting we'll be putting together care packages for troops (thanks to everyone who gave at our last meeting!). Then, in early December, we'll be collecting baby items for a drive for Sanctity of Life Ministries. Finally, on our December 17 day of serving, we will hopefully (we're still working to finalize these!) be serving Habitat for Humanity in West Virginia, making blankets for SL...

  • announcements from Nov 5th meeting

    Here are a few notes and reminders for upcoming five15 events: November 19th five15 Meeting -- arrive at 5:15pm to help put together and write notes for the care packages for troops December 10th five15 Meeting -- will be Christmas-themed Bring the following baby items to donate to drive for SLM: diapers wipes formula December 17th -- instead of our regular meeting, we will dedicate the afternoon to serving opportunities in our local area. Sign-ups will be available at our November 19th meeting....

  • announcements from Oct 8 five15 meeting

    In case you missed it or would like to be reminded, here is a recap of announcements from yesterday's five15 meeting. October 22 - Mens Meeting at Covenant Life Church; five15 Ladies Meeting  Ladies Meeting Guest speakers Theme: Psalm 68:14, "Blessed be the Lord, who daily bears us up." Special food / gifts Jewelry-making at 5:15pm; meeting at 6:30 pm Mens Meeting Speaker: Russell Moore Topic: content from his recent book "Tempted and Tried: Temptation and the Triumph of Christ" Snacks and ...

  • announcements from last night's meeting

    Here is a recap of announcements from last night's meeting: Manskool rescheduled - Manskool has been moved from October 1 to October 8 (7:30 am start time still). Thanks for your understanding. Manskool Breakfast boss - We are still in need of a father and son to be "breakfast boss" for Manskool for the year.

  • Senior Reflections

    SENIORS: If anyone is interested in submitting a Senior Reflection, remember that they are due TOMORROW. If you've got one, please send it to Steve.

  • five15 on Saturday!

    Hey everybody. We've got five15 on Saturday, but it's not a normal meeting. Here's what you need to know: The Student Leadership Council is serving a sit-down Breakfast-for-Dinner meal at 6pm.

  • five15 Logo Contest

    Interested in creating the next year's logo for five15?  Give me what you've got.  Submissions are due by April 15 (4/15, haha).

  • Manskool + five15

    Lots going on this Saturday: Manskool on Saturday morning at 8am (breakfast at 7:30).  New and different: come ready for the Manlympics. five15 on Saturday night.  Eats at 5:15; meeting starts at 6:30.  Purity, Part 2: Relational Purity. See you there!

  • Worship & Ministry Night!

    This Saturday night we're making our five15 meeting a worship & ministry night.  This means some changes to our regular way of doing things: There will NOT be pizza and ping-pong beforehand.  EAT BEFORE YOU COME. The meeting will start at 7pm.  Show up a few minutes beforehand and we'll get going on time. There will be eats afterward as usual.

  • five15 Tomorrow!

    five15 is tomorrow night!  Come at 5:15pm for Asian eats and fun and games.  The meeting starts at 6:30!  See you there.

  • A Busy Saturday

    We've got a busy day on Saturday! Guys: don't forget that Manskool is THIS Saturday.  I'm sorry it ended up on the same day as five15.  As always, breakfast at 7:30 and we'll get started by 8. We've got our first five15 meeting of the year on Saturday night.  Bring friends!  We'll be talking about how to spot counterfeit humility and how to fight pride.
  • Jerry Bridges is Coming

  • October Schedule

  • Do Hard Things

  • Like to Sing?

  • five15 BIG MEETING on Saturday

  • five15 BIG MEETING on Saturday

  • five15 Logo Contest

  • five15 Announcements

  • five15 Big Meeting CANCELED

  • Middle School Retreat Signup Deadline

  • five15 Announcements

  • Manskool on Saturday!

  • Fall Clean Recap

  • five15 Announcements

  • five15 Big Meeting Tomorrow Night!

  • A Much-Needed Facelift

  • 2009 Fall Clean Tax Deductions

  • Manskool Tomorrow!

  • Corn Maze Postponed


  • Musicians: Listen Up!

  • For five15 Parents

  • Manskool Starts on Saturday!

  • Canoe Trip!

  • five15 Canoe Trip!

  • five15 Senior Night on Saturday!

  • five15 Current Events

  • five15 BIG MEETING Tomorrow!

  • Worship & Ministry Night on Sunday

  • five15 BIG MEETING on Saturday

  • Introducing Next

  • Manskool Starts on Saturday

  • five15 not-so-big meeeting on Saturday!

  • A Special Announcement