2017 teenEPIC Christmas Party

Christmas Party 2017 website copyWOW!  It’s time for our annual Christmas Party at the Crowns?!

This is STOCKING CAP & SOCKS Year…Prizes for the best of each!  See Paul’s picture below for ideas!


Friday, December 1, we will meet at Herb and Kathy’s at 6:00 PM for Breakfast Goodies and appetizers, games, & Obnoxious Santa (White Elephant)!

Bring $6 cash (to help with food) and a White Elephant Gift (use some imagination – not trash but you don’t have to spend money) – it can be used or new (not more than $5-$10).

CLICK HERE for a map to the Crown’s.




Help Choose the Christmas Party Date

christmas-2745943__340There were several conflicts in trying to schedule a teenEPIC Christmas Party this year – we have two possible dates for the teenEPIC Christmas Party.

  • December 1 – 6-9 PM (Friday evening)
  • December 9 – 5-8 PM (Saturday evening)

If we can’t find a majority preference, we will look for other options.

Choose by this Sunday, October 22 at 8:30 PM.

New School Year…Reboot

teenEPIC-2Very important information on youth group communication follows:

I’m looking forward to an awesome new school year! Good communication is an important part of making sure everyone is on the same page. We use several communication tools to keep everyone informed of what’s going on in the teenEPIC Youth Group throughout the year. Obviously, the website is the primary source of information. Make sure you’re signed up to “Follow Blog via Email” located on the sidebar.

Details about all major events will show up here at http://www.teenepic.org. You’re welcome to call or text me for details if you need to, but a little secret – if you ask me, I will, most Continue reading “New School Year…Reboot”

Thursday Throwdown – Circle of Concern

On August 10, for our last Thursday Throwdown of the summer we will go work with Circle of Concern, organizing school supplies for a couple of hours.  After we are finished there, we will head to Sonic!

We will meet at the EPICenter at 8:45 am and should return by around 1:00 pm.

Bring money for Sonic on the way back.

This organization always really appreciates our help, so come ready to serve!

Please sign up here ASAP (CLICK HERE to see if you’ve already signed up):

Sr. High Trip

***The Sr. High Trip is full…you can sign up on the waiting list.  If we have enough on the waiting list, we will consider getting another vehicle.  If someone backs out, we will go in order of the waiting list sign up.


Our Senior High Trip…the “last hoorah” for our seniors (class of ’17)!  Grades 9-12 (including incoming 9th graders) are invited to attend.  We will leave on Sunday, Aug 6 at 4 PM and return on Monday, Aug 7 by 11 PM.

We are going to Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana and we will spend the day at the amusement and water park there.  The cost is $100 and includes Holiday World entrance, hotel room, and transportation. (Senior & Early-Bird Discounts apply – see below)

You will need to bring…money for your meals – we will stop for dinner along the way and on the way back.  Breakfast will be included in the hotel cost but you will also want lunch and snacks in the park. Also, bring a change or two of clothes…also a swimsuit if you want to do the Splashin’ Safari Water Park.

Cost Breakdowns and discounts (scroll down the payment option on the form):

  • Regular Rate – $100
  • Earlybird only (sign up on July 23) – $80
  • Senior (Class of ’17) & Earlybird (sign up on July 23) – $75
  • Senior (Class of ’17)only discount – $80
  • You can pay by check by NEXT SUNDAY, JULY 30! – these rates apply

Group limit SIGN UP NOW as you read this!!!  There are only 12 seats available in the van.  When those are full, you can sign up on the waiting list.  If we have enough on the waiting list, we will consider getting another vehicle.

  • What: Sr. High Trip to Holiday World
  • When: Aug 6 (4:00 pm) – Aug 7 (back by 11 pm)
  • Cost: $100 (see above for discounts)
  • Bring:
    • $ for meals on the way there and back AND lunch, snacks in the Park.
    • Changes of clothes
    • Swimsuit (if you want to do the Water Park)
  • Sign up – CLICK HERE
    • There is a limit of 12 student seats on the van.
    • If the van is full, CLICK HERE to sign up for the waiting list.
      • If there is enough on the waiting list, we may secure more transportation.