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Care Groups

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Each residence wing, led by their Resident Assistant, will meet weekly on Monday evenings at 9:30PM to spend time together and do a variety of events. These events are organized through a four-theme structure, as outlined below:

Service

Biblical Foundation: “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.” (Philippians 2:3-4)

Ideas: Child care, Bear Clan, YFC, Operation Christmas Child, Baking for Otterburne residents, Serving at Providence, Clothing drives, Bake Sales, Sparkle Notes, Care Packages

Faith

Biblical Foundation: “As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.” (Colossians 2:6-7)

Ideas: Worship around the fire, Testimonies, Bible Study, Guest speaker, Prayer & Soaking

Solo

Biblical Foundation: “And let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good deeds, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day approaching.” (Hebrews 10:24-25)

Ideas: Icebreaker/Get-to-know-you games, Spa Night, Study time, Decorate residence, Baking at RD’s apartment, Pizza night, Games night, Movie night, Painting night, Christmas Decorating, Baby Picture Guessing Game, Fondue night, Pumpkin Carving, Myers-Briggs Personality Indicator, Theme party, Glow Bowling

Recreation

Biblical Foundation: “Finally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.” (2 Corinthians 13:11)

Ideas: Bake-off, Clothing swap, Movie night, Nerf War, Video games night, Entertainment night/talent show, Cultural Night, Gym night/tournament, Board games night, RA Hunt Brainstorming, Minute-to-Win-It, Capture the Flag, Family Feud

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