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Amazing Grace Transformers
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October 24 at 5:30pm
Middle School Youth Gathering
GLOW-High School Youth Gathering
Fro Yo Devo
Movie Outing-Son of God
Caroling with Chili
Hillsong United Concert
9/8 @ 7pm
2013 NYG-National LCMS Youth Gathering
June 30th-July 8th
San Antonio, Texas
The National Youth Gathering (NYG, or Gathering) was an amazing event of spending time together in worship, God’s Word, prayer, song, and service. The Gathering provided about 25,000 young people an opportunity to learn more about Jesus Christ, the Christian faith, and their Lutheran identity. This event, which is the single largest LCMS event, is organized by LCMS Youth Ministry in St. Louis, Missouri.
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NYG Commissioning Service
June 23rd during Praise and Worship
NYG Meeting/Pool Party
April 28th at NOW-Night Of Worship
Yard Sale for NYG
Selling our way to success! Don't forget to drop off items!
Pancake Party for NYG
March 17th-11am-after Second Service worship
Pancake Party for NYG-Tickets $7
Valentine’s Dinner for NYG
Learning about the LOVE of the Lord. This dinner was a fundraiser for their trip to the 2013 NYG-National LCMS Youth Gathering in San Antonio.
Tickets $15-Great gift for Valentine’s Day
Check out the promo below!
Caroling with Chili
Thanks to those who brought some CHRISTmas cheer to those in need with the Amazing Grace Transformers!
Bake Sale for NYG
December 2nd-Before and After Church Services
Thanks for those who came and got some sweet treats to support our youth! The Amazing Grace Transformers had a Bake Sale to raise money for the 2013 NYG-National LCMS Youth Gathering in San Antonio.
Picture Perfect Past Dinner for NYG
A time for photography, food, and fellowship as the Amazing Grace Transformers took you on a journey of progression and God's provision. This Dinner was a fundraiser for their trip to the 2013 NYG-National LCMS Youth Gathering in San Antonio. Thanks to all who supported us!
Tickets $15 Photo Booth $5
Click the below to see the promo!
EMPOWERED-Middle School Youth Gathering
Lake Yale Baptist Conference Center
Our Amazing Grace Transformers had an amazing weekend of fun and fellowship with the Father, learning how God EMPOWERS us to do great things through and for Him. We also enjoyed The Living Stones band who led us in worship at our Mass Events. Check out their website below:
@ Rockey Residence
Thanks to those who came!
We watched To Save a Life. An impactful inspriation to all reminding us to be a life saver and tell someone about the one and only Life Saver, Jesus. Watch the trailer below:
We enjoyed a worship service with those who went on the St. Louis Servant Event 2012 and learned to serve the Savior where He leads each of us!
Citywide Worship was the coming together of students to worship ONE GOD. The power of an entire city became ONE CHURCH.
It was open to ALL Middle, High, & College Age Students.
We look forward to seeing what God will do in Ocala.
AWAKEN See You at the Pole 2012
Global Day of Student Prayer: Students joined together to pray and praise God! To find out more go to:http://syatp.com/
This year's theme is AWAKEN!
Money ($75) and Forms were due. Hope you turned them in!
352: An evening of Worship
Christ's Church of Marion County
Disney's Night Of Joy
NYG forms were due! We hope you turned them into Pastor Rockey.
Youth and Young Adult Ministry Planning Meeting
Jessica, Carie, Elizabeth, Lois, and Pastor Rockey had a great time planning for the future! They filled the Amazing Grace Transformers Calender for 2012-2013. Check out the Upcoming Events above!
Wednesday, July 25 at 7:30am
Amazing Grace Transformers had a great time!
Transformers Pontoon Boat-Swimming
Friday, July 13
This was one of our many youth events this summer!
St. Louis Servant Event
Amazing Grace Transformers headed to St. Louis June 9th-14th on a 5 day Servant Event with the Acts 1:8 Mission Society where we and others from around the country refurbished housing and the old St. Peter's Church, now The Rock, in an impoverished area. We thank you for joining us in pray as we served others in St. Louis!
St. Louis Mission Team Dinner & Pool Party
Tuesday, May 29 at 5:00pm
ALL youth were invited to kick off the summer!
May 13th was a Bake Sale to bring in some funds for our Servant Event to St. Louis! We raised over $200! Praise God! Thanks for your support!
A Youth Sponsored Yard Sale was held Saturday, April 21 at 7:30AM. People came and enjoyed a morning of shopping and supporting the Amazing Grace Transformers. This event was a fundraiser for the St. Louis Servant Event. Items will ranged from clothing to jewelry to home furnishings. We started to accept your delectable items on Sunday, April 15th. We thank you for all your support!
Mobile Meal Packing Event with Stop Hunger Now
Saturday, April 14 Amazing Grace Lutheran Church and community members packed over 200,000 meals to ship to those in need around the world. We thank God that we are blessed to be a blessing!
Trivia Night-March 17th-6pm
A Youth Sponsored Trivia Night was held Saturday, March 17th at 6:00pm. Thank you to those who came and enjoyed an evening of fun, food, and fellowship at Trivia Night. This event was sponsored by the Amazing Grace Transformers as a fundraiser for their third St. Louis Servant Event. Tickets were $10 for a single spot at a 6 spot table. Check out our Facebook promo video below!
Citywide Worship-March 11th
UNLIMITED REVOLUTION-High School Gathering-March 2nd-4th
At the High School Gathering we discovered many things! His love is UNLIMITED! His mercies are UNLIMITED! We are His and we respond! REVOLUTION! "They are not of the world, just as I am not of the world. As you send me into the world, so have I sent them into the world." says Scripture. We served our God and worshipped Him too. Everybody just had a great time!
Click to view a promo video below!
Check out our FLGA Youth Website below!
More information is soon to come!
Here We Come A Caroling-December 18th
Casting Crowns Concert-November 18th
Welcome Pastor Randy-November 13th
November 13th at NOW Night Of Worship, all parents were also invited to join us! We had a special guest, Randy Wilken, andgreatmeal planned with a small donation asked. We experienced the ministry of Pastor Randy from The Rock in St. Louis. This was a good chance to learn about what we do on our servant events to St. Louis. And YES! One is already planned and on the calendar for June.
UNLIMITED-Middle School Youth Gathering
Amazing Grace Transformers endeavored to Lake Yale Baptist Retreat Center for a time of growing closer to God and each other. We learned about UNLIMITED God, Respect, Forgiveness, and Journey. Lamentations 3:22 was our theme verse which reads, "The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end." We had a great time and look forward to the UNLIMITED REVOLUTION High School Gathering March 2nd-4th.
Mission Sunday: 9/25
10am at Amazing Grace
St. Louis Servant Event
Amazing Grace Transformers headed to St. Louis June 25-30 on a 5 day Servant Event with the Acts1:8 Mission Society where we and others from around the country refurbished housing and the old St. Peter's Church, now The Rock, in an impoverished area. We thank you for joining us and or praying for us as we served others in St. Louis!
Click Here to view a youtube video of Last Year's event
A Youth Sponsored Yard Sale was held Saturday, June 11 at 8:00AM. People came and enjoyed a morning of shopping and supporting the Amazing Grace Transformers. This event was a fundraiser for the St. Louis Servant Event. Items ranged from clothing to jewelry to home furnishings. We are started to accept your delectable items on Sunday, June 5. We were very thankful to see you all there!
On Sunday, May 1, Jessica Rockey was Confirmed in Christ!
To listen to her inspiring Confirmation Statement,
click on the play button!
A Youth Sponsored Trivia Night was held Saturday, April 16 at 6:00pm. People came and enjoyed an evening of fun, food, and fellowship at Trivia Night. This event was sponsored by the Amazing Grace Transformers as a fundraiser for the St. Louis Servant Event. Tickets were $10 for a single spot at a 6 spot table. We thank and praise God for those who supported us!
Calenders and Greeting Cards
Amazing Grace Transformers sold calenders and greeting cards to raise money for their St. Louis Servant Event and future transforming events. Calenders were $5 and Greeting Cards were $6. We thank and praise God for those who supported us by buying the Calenders and Greeting Cards!
Images-High School Youth Gathering
The Amazing Grace Transformers youth had an incredible time at Images, The LCMS Fla-Ga District High School Youth Gathering in Daytona Beach. They enjoyed strengthening their relationship with the Son in the sun. They learned about their “images” in the eyes of themselves, the world, and God. At the Salvation Army Thrift Shop, they sorted clothing donations. They contributed pet supplies and a soccer ball for other charities. The whole youth gathering supported the Japan Disaster Relief Assistance and the Halifax Urban Ministries.
Images-Middle School Gathering
Youth Sunday-September 29
The Amazing Grace Transformers led the worship and shared their experiences at the National Youth Gathering and their Servant Events in New Orleans and St. Louis.
Night of Joy 2010
A Night of Contemporary Christian Concerts and Worship
Our Youth traveled to Disney on September 10 for an incredible night of praise and worship.
This year's artists included: Point of Grace, Chris Tomlin, David Crowder Band, Third Day and more.
St. Louis Servant Event
From July 24-29, our Amazing Grace Transformers Youth Group participated in a 5-day Servant Event in St. Louis with the Acts1:8 Mission Society where they and others from around the country refurbished deteriorated housing and the old St. Peter's Church in an impoverished area.
LCMS National Youth Gathering in New Orleans-July 17-21
On Sunday, May 2, Elizabeth Rockey was Confirmed in Christ!
Holy Land Experience Outing
Our youth visited the Holy Land Experience Park on Wednesday, April 7.
Sunday School-Bible Class Offerings-Transforming Lives
Through your generosity, $411.25 was sent to feed the children in 30+ Lutheran Schools throughout Haiti. Haiti is the poorest country in the western hemisphere and for many of these children, the meal they receive at school is the only food they eat each day. So thank you for helping us support Trinity Hope in providing some 200 meals!