School’s out for GraceStudents, and that means tons of crazy fun. Tap your campus and grade below to see all the amazing memories you’ll make this summer!
In addition to our normal GraceStudents weekend gatherings during the Saturday 4p service and the Sunday 9:45a and 11:15a services, have some fun with GraceStudents56 this summer with the following events:
Saturday and Sunday, June 5/6: Summer Kick-off
Baptisms. Cereal bar in GS56. Foosball, arcade basketball, and board games at check-out. Part 2 in The Unexpected series. Don’t miss it!
Saturday, July 17: Summer Cookout
The whole fam is invited for burgers and hotdogs and some crazy competition. We’ll meet at Lake Lotus Park at noon.
Our 7th-12th grade students at Orlando meet each Sunday night from 5-7p at the Grace building. Here’s a look at what’s happening each week!
Sunday, June 6: Summer Kick-off
We’ll have a cereal bar and a Bubble Truck. Enjoy your favorite, sugary cereals and come ready to get blasted with color and swim in 8ft bubbles. Here’s what you need: some clothes you don’t mind getting wet, an extra plain white t-shirt, and a towel.
Sunday, June 13: Go Big or Go Home
We’re taking your favorite board games and making them larger than life. We’ll also be gathering together to worship and hear how the love of a father for a runaway son gives us a picture of our God.
Sunday, June 20: Father’s Day (NO GraceStudents programming)
We’re taking the night off and celebrating Dads. Enjoy some extra fam time this weekend!
Sunday, June 27: Summer Picnic
We’ll have potato salad and potato sacks. We’re grilling out and having some classic yard games: three-legged-race, potato sack race, watermelon spitting contest and more. Come hear how a classic Bible story about a guy named Zaccheaus has a profound impact on how we consider God’s mercy and grace today.
Sunday, July 4: 4th of July (NO GraceStudents programming)
We’re taking the night off and celebrating America. Enjoy some extra fam time this holiday weekend!
Sunday, July 11: Serve Night
We’re teaming up with Love Missions as we pack some encouragement bags that will be used to help those rescued from human trafficking. This is a way to live out the heart of Jesus for the most vulnerable that we’ve consistently seen in our current series: The Unexpected.
Dropoff and pickup will be at the Love Missions location (105 W 2nd St, Sanford, FL 32771)
Sunday, July 18: Senior Night
Our seniors are taking over as they lead us through a special night of worship and teaching.
Friday, July 23: Senior Awards Show
We’re going to honor our seniors with a little 1920’s vibe. This will be an evening of performance, video, and recognition of our seniors. Come in your smart casual clothes and get ready for a roaring good time. We’ll gather in the lobby at 6:30p for appetizers and pictures before the show. 7th-11th students we’d love to have you join us as well to celebrate.
Sunday, July 25: Guys Night/Girls Night
We’re heading off site as we wrap up the summer. Guys and girls will meet at separate local homes to have dinner and some fun.
Tuesdays, June 1 – August 3: 9-12th Bible Study
Every Tuesday starting June 1st, join Oviedo’s highschoolers for a summer-long Bible study. Highschool girls will meet at the Treece’s House. Highschool boys will meet at the Whittington’s House. Email Kayla for more info.
In addition to our normal GraceStudents Sunday gatherings, stay connected with Oviedo GraceStudents through our Wildcard Wednesdays – a fun activity that’s different every week!
Wednesday, June 2: Guys Night / Girls Night
Bring a snack to share and get ready for a good time. Girls will be hosted by Holly Luther and the Swan’s will host our guys. All students 5-12th grade are invited.
Wednesday, June 9: Pool Party
Bring a snack to share and join us for a pool party: 7-12th graders from 6-8p at the Pendry’s and 5-6th graders from 10a-12p at the Feliciano’s.
Wednesday, June 16: Pool Party
Calling all highschoolers – summer is hot so why not keep it going with the pool parties? See you at the Dawson’s house this week for some fun in the pool! 9-12th graders only. (Middle School Camp week.)
Wednesday, June 23: Bowling
$10 per person for all-you-can-bowl (including shoes) at Oviedo Bowling Center from 2-4p. All students 5-12th grade are invited.
Wednesday, June 30: Serve Day
TBA. All students 5-12th grade are invited.
Wednesday, July 7: Pool Party
Bring a snack to share and join us for a pool party: 7th-12 graders from 6-8p at the Chaves’ house and 5-6th graders from 10a-12p at the Brinkley’s house.
Wednesday, July 14: Altitude Trampoline Park
You ready for 30,000 square feet of indoor trampolines and other attractions? Us too. See you at Altitude Trampoline Park from 2-4p. All students 5-12th grade are invited.
Wednesday, July 21: Beach Day
Pack a lunch because we’re headed to Ormond Beach! We’ll spend a day at the beach starting at 9a and end with dinner at Elizabeth Pendry’s parent’s house in Ormond. All students 5-12th grade are invited.
Wednesday, July 28: Ice Cream Night
Hang out with us at Kelly’s Ice Cream in Oviedo from 6-8p. All students 5-12th grade are invited.
Wednesday, Aug 4: DeLeon Springs
Enjoy pancakes, swimming, and Florida’s nature – all at DeLeon Springs from 9a-12p. All students 5-12th grade are invited.
In addition to our normal GraceStudents Sunday gatherings during the 10:45A service, have some fun with Winter Garden GraceStudents this summer with the following events:
Saturday, June 26: Bowling
Meet us at Winter Garden Bowl (715 S Dillard St) for some hangtime and bowling.
Saturday, June 17th: Aquatica
Enjoy a day at Aquatica with your fellow GraceStudents and leaders.