About Middle School Ministry

Welcome to Middle School Ministry and Confirmation at Hope Lutheran! We are so excited to be partnering with your family to help your middle school student(s) know the love of Christ through Confirmation! Middle School Ministry and Confirmation is a relational style program for students in grades 6-9. Our mission is“to encourage all students to know the love of Christ and articulate their faith in him.”
Confirmation Group Leaders | Attendance


Affirmation of Baptism

  • There is a rehearsal and group picture on Saturday, May 18. The South Campus rehearsal is at 10:00am, the North Campus rehearsal is at 1:00pm.
  • Affirmation of Baptism services are the afternoon of Sunday, May 19. (Service times have been assigned. If you do not know your student’s service time, please contact your student’s small group leader or


2019-2020 Session:
Wednesdays from 7:15-8:00pm, North and South Campus
Sundays from 11:00-11:45am, North and South Campus
Sundays 10:30-11:15am, West Campus
* For the sake of each students’ small group experience, students may only be registered for one campus and day.
VOLUNTEERS: We need adults to encourage kids to know the love of Christ! Parent/adult involvement is what makes Confirmation Ministry powerful and successful here at Hope. We ask each family to find at least one area in which to serve to ensure your student(s) have a positive Confirmation experience. Background checks are conducted on all adults who work directly with students under age 18.
For Confirmation Expectations, please click HERE
For the 2019-2020 Youth Ministry Calendar, please click HERE

MSM [Guardrails] Retreat

Who: Students in Grades 6 through 9
When: October 4-6
Where: Castaway Camp – Pelican Lake, MN
Cost: $125 Includes transportation, retreat materials, meals, and heated cabins.
Students will need to pack a towel, sleeping bag/twin bedding and a pillow for the fall retreat at Castaway. 

All payments are NON-REFUNDABLE. Please check your schedule before registering.
Register by: Sunday, September 29, 11:00pm
Fundraising: Prior to registration, email to apply earned fundraising 
Scholarships: Prior to registration, email to apply for a needs-based scholarship For questions about the content of our teaching at [Guardrails], or about the arrive late/leave early policy and time frames, contact Carley Reinke at 701-235-6629 x246 or before registering.
This is retreat offers an opportunity for students to discuss navigating choices in today’s world for Middle School students. What are the [Guardrails] in your life? Do you have boundaries that you’re not willing to cross? How do we navigate our choices in today’s world? How can boundaries in our choice of friends help us make good decisions? What does God have to say about where the boundaries should be in your life?
Castaway Club on Pelican Lake  l  August 2-6
Registration is closed.
$200 Deposit, all payments are non-refundable
Cost includes food, lodging, and transportation
Tubing, Zip-Lines, Banana Boat, Bonfires on the beach, fellowship, worship time, small group activities and More!
7th-9th Grade Students
(incoming fall 2019)
Questions? Contact:
2019 Hope Lutheran Spring Flower Fundraiser
Orders due April 29- Flower Sales Kits are available in the North Campus Church Office and the South Campus Information Desk. To receive credit for a sale, the money and order form must be returned in the Flower Sales Kit envelope.
6th-12th Grade Students participate in the flower sales fundraiser to earn money toward future Mission Trips and Retreats.
Questions? or
June 23-29, 2019
Payments may be made by clicking the button to the left.
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Associate Pastor
Director of Middle School Ministry (North Campus)
Director of Middle School Ministry (South Campus)
Student Ministry
Administrative Asst.


Open Arms Ministry

Open Arms supports students with disabilities so they can participate in Student Ministry activities.
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