5th-6th Grade (FUSE and Zone 56)

5th & 6th Grade Youth Ministry Upcoming Events

5th & 6th Grade Lock Out

Age Range:  5th & 6th Grade

Days/Times:  Friday, Nov 3 from 7 PM to Saturday, Nov 4 at 6:30 AM

Description:  For a great Friday/Saturday night, join Arlene Flancher, Blake Wragge, Paul McKay, Maddie Meier, and some of our fabulous high school student counselors at the 5th/6th grade Lock-Out! We will make 1000 sandwiches for people experiencing homelessness, and meet the man who makes middle-of-the night deliveries, build and eat the world’s largest rain-gutter ice cream sundae, play crazy fun games, and spend the night at Vertical Endeavors in Bloomington…Climbing, hanging out in hammocks, watching movies, eating pizza, building forts, and doing other wacky things in the middle of the night!

Cost: $80

Registration: Register for the Lock-out here

Volunteer: Nov 3-4: Grades 5-6 Lock-Out Volunteers – 16 adults needed to have the lock-out

Contact: Arlene Flancher or Heather Alexander


Fusion Sunday

Age Range: Sunday School & ZONE 56

Days/Times: November 19, 9:00 & 10:30 AM

Description: On Fusion Sundays we bring worship and Sunday School together. Everyone will start in the sanctuary for worship. We will have a special kid-friendly area in the front for families with babies, toddlers, and kids who need to move. After the children’s message, Sunday School and Zone 56 kids will be invited to go to their classrooms with their Faith Guides.

Contact: Arlene Flancher



School Year 5th & 6th Grade Youth Ministry

Zone 56

Age Range:  5th and 6th Grade

Days/Times:  Sunday mornings at 9:00 and 10:30 AM

Description:  ZONE 56 is designed specifically for 5th and 6th grade students and meets every week during both Sunday morning worship hours. All 5th and 6th graders are welcome in the ZONE to hang out with friends, learn what the Bible has to do with our lives, and have fun together!

Registration: Register your kids for Zone 56 Here

Contact: Arlene Flancher


F.U.S.E. (Friends Understanding Self and Each other)

Age Range: 5th–6th grade

Days/Times: Wednesdays, 6:30–7:30 PM

Location: St. Andrew Room 207

Description: A weekly youth ministry group for 5th and 6th grade kids that meets from September – May. Each Wednesday night is filled with games, laughs, snacks, and devotions.

Cost for F.U.S.E. is $25 for the year. Scholarships are available. Bring friends – all are welcome. Register online in August 2017.

Registration: Register your kids for FUSE Here

Contact: Blake Wragge at FUSE@standrewlu.org

Coming Up in Sunday School & ZONE56

  • Oct 22: MEA Weekend. No Sunday School or ZONE 56. Worship with your family.
  • Oct 29: Reformation Sunday! Wear red.
  • Nov 5, 12, 19: Christmas program preparation
  • Nov 19: Fusion Sunday
  • Nov 26: Advent Fiesta in Sunday School and ZONE 56
  • Dec 3: Christmas Program Dress Rehearsal in Sunday school and ZONE 56
  • Dec 10: Christmas Program in worship at 9:00 and 10:30 AM
  • Dec 17: Happy Birthday, Jesus party in Sunday School and ZONE 56


ZONE 56/FUSE Volunteer Opportunities


Arlene Flancher

Arlene Flancher

Children’s Ministry Director
952.937.2776, ext. 7105
952.697.7105 (direct dial)


Blake Wragge

Youth Staff – F.U.S.E. Leader


Paul McKay

Youth Staff – F.U.S.E. Leader