Discussion, Mexico, and Kickoff!!!

Greetings, Salutations, Hello!

This Wednesday night 2/25/15 we will be meeting in the youth room at 5:30 and we will be heading to the Safeway shopping center for dinner (Sandwich Spot, Panda Express, etc.) Bring around $10-15. After dinner we will be heading back to the youth room for a discussion on whatever topics you guys come up with :-).  If you can’t make it for dinner but would like to attend the discussion you can come back to the youth room at around 7:00.

Mission to Mexico!!! There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday March 4th at 7:15. :)  Don’t forget your passport! Before the informational meeting we will be going out to FreeBirds for dinner at 5:30 and we will be meeting in the youth room.

On March 6th and 7th we will be having our Common Ground Kickoff Retreat!!! :D we will meet on friday at 7:15 in the fireside room and we will be finished on Saturday at 4:30.

Feb 23rd, Common Ground Announcements

Hello CG’ers and friends & parents of CG,

Here is a pdf of the announcements for tonight.  Lot’s of important dates and info for you to put on your calendars.  Of special note is the CG Kickoff Retreat coming up as well as the Detroit Dinner, and Mission to Mexico.  Please contact me on my cell (408-309-9975) or at to----@------.net with questions or comments.

Peace, Tom

February 23rd CG Announcements (28.3 KiB)

Monterey Outing! :D

Hey everyone! Unfortunately due to the lack of snow, the winter retreat has been cancelled :(. So instead, This Friday 2/20/15 we will be going to Monterey for the day!!! :D We will meet in the youth room at 10:30 A.M. and we will get back whenever we decide. WE will be going to cannery row and having a 17 mile drive. Bring around $30.00-$40.00 for food and fun. Hope to see all of you there!

Common Ground 2015

Hi Friends,

Well, tomorrow night, February 9th, is what we’ve been waiting for the past 7 months.  It is the 2015 Common Ground Kickoff Night.  If you are in Sr High, you don’t want to miss out.  Come join us in the Music and Education room at 7:15pm to get it started.  

Common Ground is for all:  Singers, actors, techies, and you!  Our theme for this year is “Light in the Darkness” and we are going to put together an awesome program and tour.  Don’t miss out.

See ya tomorrow!   Tom

Bowling &

Hey everyone!!!

This Wednesday 2/4/15 we will be meeting in the youth room at 5:30 and we will be going bowling at Moonlight Lanes. Bring 25$ for bowling expenses and food.

Also next Monday 2/9/15 we will be having our first common ground meeting at 7:15 we hope to see all of you there!

If you have any questions please contact us at these numbers

Tom (408) 309-9975 Emilie (408) 781-7386 Spencer (408) 206-2343

Games and More!

Hey everyone!
This Wednesday, 1/29/15 we will be eating dinner with the fun with faith group at 6:00. After dinner we will be having a game night so if you have any games that you would like to play, feel free to bring them along with you.

Next Wednesday 2/4/15 we will be going out bowling. Bring around $25.00 – $30.00 for the game, shoe rentals, and food. If you have your own bowling ball feel free to bring it.

Also, the church youth band, Common Ground, will be starting up in February on Monday 2/9/15 at 7:15 Hope to see all of you there!!!

If you have any questions please contact us at these numbers.

Emilie: (408)-781-7386 Spencer: 408-206-2343 Tom: (408) 309- 9975

El Amigo, Homeless Discussion, & More!

Hello Everyone!  ☺

This Wednesday 1/21/15 we will be meeting in the youth room at 5:30 and we will be heading to El Amigo Burrito so bring around $15-$20. After dinner we will be heading back to the youth room for a discussion on homelessness. If you cannot make it for the dinner you can come for the discussion which will begin at 7:15.

The following Wednesday 1/28/15 we will be meeting in the youth room at 6:00 and we will be eating with the Fun With Faith group. After the dinner we will be having a game night and if you want to you may bring your favorite game. Hope to see all of you there!

If you have any questions please contact us at these numbers:

Tom (408) 309-9975 Emilie (408) 781-7386 Spencer (408) 206-2343

Second Harvest and Homelessness

Hi all!
This Wednesday, 1/14/15, we will be meeting at 5:30pm and  going to Second Harvest Food Bank for volunteering. IF YOU HAVE NOT VOLUNTEERED HERE BEFORE OR BEFORE FEBRUARY OF 2014 YOU WILL NEED TO FILL OUT A VOLUNTEER FORM THAT IS ATTACHED ON A LOWER POST.  ALSO WEAR CLOSED TOE SHOES AND SLEEVES AND NON-RIPPED PANTS. We will be grabbing food after so bring $10-$15 for dinner.

Next wednesday, we will be going to El Amigo Burrito for dinner- bring $15-$20- and then returning to the youth room to discuss homelessness.

Feel free to contact us at:

Emilie- (408)- 781-7386    Tom- (408)-309-9975      Spencer- (408)- 206-2343

New Year Events

Hello all!

We hope that you had wonderful holidays!

This Wednesday, January 7, we will be meeting at 5:30 in the youth room and will be having dinner at The Melt and then having a discussion around the theme of out of the old and in with the new. Bring about $15 for dinner. If you cannot join us for dinner, we will we will be back at the youth room around 7 if you wish to join the discussion.

Next week, we will go volunteer at Second Harvest food bank. So wear closed toed shoes and sleeves.

Saturday the 10th, there is a work day at Bethel that starts at 9 and ends at 12:30. Lunch is provided.

Feel free to contact us:

Tom (408) 309-9975 Emilie (408) 781-7386 Spencer (408) 206-2343