FUSION and GAP

PARENT

MEETING

fall 2018

how to be involved as a parent: 

  • Help provide a meal for Main Event

  • Greeting on Sunday Nights

  • Sunday Class Teachers/Adult Leaders

  • Wednesday Night Hang Out Time

  • Participate in Missions Projects/Trips

sign ups also available after the meeting in the Welcome Center

 

Local Missions

  • Bethesda - 8th Grade and up can sign up to go serve a meal/lead music/pray each Wednesday 7-8:45 pm. (Fusion/Parents)

  • Big Sweep - October 6th 9-Noon (Fusion/GAP/Families)

  • Lunge Forward 5K -  November 10th (Fusion/GAP/Parents)

  • THRIVE (Everyone for Worship, Fusion for Walmart after worship)

  • Great Day of Service (Fusion/GAP/Families)

  • Local Schools/City Lights/Crossnore (Fusion/GAP/Families)

 

2019 Mission Trips

High School

  • Puerto Rico Trip

  • July 6-12, 2019.

  • Must currently be in 9-12th grades.

  • Interest meeting following Main Event September 16th 7:30-8 pm in the Youth Commons.

Middle School

  • Location still to be determined

  • June 26-29, 2019

  • Similar to this year’s trip and expecting cost to be $200 or less.

  • More Information to come.

THE GAP

  • Local Missions Week

  • Open to 5th and 6th graders

  • August 5th-8th, 2019

  • More information to come.

 

Worship Arts Opportunities

Youth Orchestra

Tuesdays @ 5:30 PM 7th-12th Grade

6th grade and up

Contact Michaele Cook for more information at 

michaelemcook@gmail.com

Liturgical Dance Troope

Sundays @ 2:00 PM in the Family Life Center

Open to All

Contact Ginger Owens for more

information at 

gowens@flowauto.com

traditional choir

Thursday Practice, Sing in Traditional Service

9th-12th grade

Contact Donna Cooke for more information

donna.cooke@mttaborumc.org

Youth Ring Leaders

Wednesdays @ 6:00 PM in the

Adult Music Rehearsal Room

7th-12th grade

 

Contact Donna Cooke for more information

donna.cooke@mttaborumc.org

Third Cross Youth Band

Sundays @ 3:00 PM in the Youth Commons

Open to All

Please fill out this information form if you are interested in either playing in the band or participating in the tech team.

Hype Team

This team works with drama and special activities to lead the groups in worship. The Family Ministry Team coordinates this.

More information to come.

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

Fusion

  • 5:15 PM - Tabor Table

  • 6:30 - 7:30 PM - Hang Out time in Youth Area

  • 7:00 - 8:45 PM - Bethesda Service Opportunity (must be 8th grade or up and have signed up ahead of time)

THE GAP

  • 5:15 PM - Tabor Table

  • 6:00 - 7:30 PM - Bible Study in Gap Room, Pop Up Worship Opportunities and Hang Out Time

 
 

Other group gatherings

The Gap

  • Group Gathering

  • @ Bobo's on Robinhood

  • 2nd Tuesday of the month

  • 6:00-7:00 PM

Middle School

  • Middle School Monday

  • @ Chick-fil-A

  • 1st Monday of the month (2nd if holiday on 1st)

  • 6:00-7:00 PM

High School

  • Prayer Breakfast

  • @ Chick-fil-A

  • Every Wednesday during the school year

  • 8:00-8:20 AM

  • Rides to nearby schools available upon prior request.

Discipleship Opportunities

Sunday School Classes

10:00-10:45 PM 

Each Sunday

Groups for for GAP, 7-8th Grade,

and 9-12th Grade

Confirmation

Open to 8th graders and older

will be January through April

Meetings on Sundays 10:00-10:45 PM

Bible Studies

GAP on Wednesday 6:00 PM in Gap Room

FUSION on Tuesday 6:00-7:00 PM @ Starbucks

4 week studies with 2 weeks off in between.

Main Event

Sundays @ 5:00-7:30 PM in the Youth Worship, Bible Lessons, Age Appropriate Small Groups, Food, Games, and More.

FUSION OUTDOORS

  • Big Sweep

  • Camping

  • Crop Walk

  • Lunge Forward 5K

  • Mud Run 5K

  • Other Activities will also be scheduled in the spring

Sports Ministry

  • Hoops 4 Him from November through February

  • GAP Coed Team 5-6th grade

  • Intermediate Team Boys 7-9th grade

  • Girls Team 7-12th grade

  • Senior High Boys 9-12th grade

  • Estimated cost will be $75 per person.

 
 

FUSION Trips (7-12th graders)

Camping Trip

  • with Fusion Outoodrs

  • October 12-14th

  • @ Mount Shepherd in Asheboro, NC

  • for all FUSION members

  • $75

Spring Retreat

  • March 22-24th

  • @ Camp Thunderbird

  • Theme and cost to be decided

  • Registration not yet open

Spiritus

  • Conference youth retreat

  • August 9-11th

  • @ Fort Caswell, NC

  • High School students can apply to be staff

  • Registration not yet open

GAP Trips (5-6th graders)

Camp Merriwood

  • September 21-22nd

  • Return home Saturday afternoon

  • $45

IGNITUS

  • Conference youth retreat

  • May 3-5th

  • @ Camp Tekoa

  • More information to come

  • Registration not yet open

 
 

Fundraisers:

  • Andy Burton Memorial Golf Tournament

    • May 18th, 2019​

    • We need everyone to help with getting sponsors, golfers, food, prizes, and more.

  • Small Stars Camp

    • June 17-21st, 2019​

    • An Amazing Opportunity to serve kids in our community through coaching and make a little money to offset trips.

Gap / FUSION Gear

  • We have shirts and other gear for sale for both groups.

  • There is an online store to place orders as well throughout the year.

  • Please note we need minimum orders before we can print to keep our costs down.

  • Please order no later than September 30th to be guaranteed you don’t miss this next order.

 
 

Have you subscribed to the FUSION email list?

Our emails are a great way to know what's happening and to get links for future events.

 

Don't forget to follow us on Social Media.

  • Instagram
  • Facebook

@thegapmtumc

  • Instagram
  • Facebook

@mttaborumcfusion

 

The FUSION Student Ministries are a ministry of Mount Tabor United Methodist Church 


FUSION Youth meets at Mount Tabor UMC located at:
3543 Robinhood Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106


Office Phone: 3367655561    Fax: 3367684300    www.mtfusion.org

Director: Andy Tuttle
  andy.tuttle@mttaborumc.org

336-549-6440

Associate Director: Jordan Gross

jordan.gross@mttaborumc.org

336-391-1259