Spring 2018


G.L.O.W (God Lights Our Way) March 23

Arrows 56 will be celebrating Easter with a glow in the dark Easter egg hunt. The event will be March 23rd from 7-8:30 PM in Wesley Hall. We will have games, dessert, and of course, a glow in the dark Easter egg hunt. In addition, the 6th graders are invited to stay for the Junior High Lock-In afterwards!

District Kickball April 22

We will be putting together a team of our church and playing against other teams in our church district, at the 2nd Annual South District Kickball. The tournament will be on April 22 and any student is about to sign up. Registration is due by March 18th, and costs $10. The $10 includes a shirt, food, and all profits from this event will benefit local Methodist Churches still recovering from Harvey.
We will meet at the church on April 22nd at 1:00 and be back around 6:30.

Break Thru April 27-29

You’ve been working hard all semester. Why not take a break? Breakthru is an opportunity to leave school, work, and stress behind, let off steam during some of the many activities, hear from God in new and exciting ways, and all with great friends. This is a weekend you don’t want to miss.
Breakthru will be April 27-29 at Camp Pineywoods. The cost will be $120 before March 25th and $150 after March 25.
This event is for boys and girls, grades 6-12.

Sr Sunday May 20

Congratulations, class of 2018! On behalf of your church family, we are excited to celebrate this achievement with you. Please join us, Sunday, May 20, in both worship and a special luncheon. The graduate’s meals will be free, and additional family members and friends are invited to join us at a cost of $15 per person.

Please download the graduating seniors information packet.

Important dates:

  • April 30: Scholarship Applications Due
  • May 7: Luncheon reservations due, and up to 5 photos of the graduate (including a senior photo)
  • May 20: Graduate recognized in worship at 8:30 and 9:45. Luncheon is at 11:15.

Summer 2018

Lakeview Church Camp June 17-22

Lakeview’s camp mission is to transform lives by the experience of God’s love in a unique environment as we inspire the heart and mind, nurture the soul, and celebrate life. Friendswood Methodist Church will be attending Lakeview for the second session, June 17-22. The cost of the camp will be $400, and camp registration closes on June 3rd. The camp is for boys and girls from 3-12 grade.

Surf N Serve June 26-29

This year our junior high mission trip, Surf N Serve, is headed to the island. We will be working with different non-profit organization, taking surf lesson, going to Schlitterbahn, worshipping, playing on the beach, and growing closer to God. 
Incoming 7-9th graders, $175.

SOS - Serving our Savior Camp July 23-26

SOS (Serving Our Savior) 5th/6th grade Camp will be held simultaneously with One Big Camp. SOS Camp is for students that are members, attend Arrows 56 or have a parent volunteering in SOS or One Big Camp. This camp has a limited capacity since we are traveling to Today's Harbor for Children. The 1st 3 days we will host a VBS for the girls/boys and the 4th day we will go swimming with the children.

If you would like to volunteer, you can regsiter HERE.   Volunteers will be able to register their children on April 1st. You will only get the link if you are a registered volunteer. So please be sure and sign up today!   Registration for church members opens April 8th.  Please also SAVE THE DATE – On May 9th there will be volunteer training. We will have two meeting times9:15am and 7:00pm - childcare is available for both meetings. You will only need to attend one meeting.

If you have any questions please contact Robyn Moore - Director of Tween Ministry