Hearing God
Feb
10
to Mar 10

Hearing God

This is a 5-week class on Sunday nights starting February 10th 4pm-5:30pm. It is intended to help you realize that you have the ability to hear God’s voice! Yes you! In fact, he has already been speaking to you, but you just may not have recognized it yet. Join us for these very accessible evenings that will empower you to speak and listen to God with confidence. Please see upcoming events for dates for the next Hearing God classes.

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Jr High - Small Groups
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

Jr High - Small Groups

We don’t do life alone! We believe that life is better together. This week our Small Groups are meeting off site. Check the list to see what your small group is up to, and what you might need to bring.

Boys:

Grade 6: Are hanging out at the Berstad’s (223 Parkland Cres SE). Bring a bag of your favourite chips or pop.

Grade 7: Are hanging out and playing games at Max’s house (139 Chapala Point SE).

Grade 8: Are hanging out and playing games at Mark’s house (52 Mt. Alberta Green SE).

Girls:

Grade 6: Are hanging out at Emma’s house for a movie, and games night. (10843 Mapleford Road SE) Bring your favourite game

Grade 7: Are eating delicious wings at Buffalo Wild Wings (9697 Macleod Trail SE). Then heading over to Jessica’s house for a movie night (351 Whitney Cres SE). Bring $20 for food, and dress warm for the short walk to Jessica’s house. Event starts at 6:30pm

Grade 8: Are heading over to Brynna’s house (11 Chaparral Terrace SE) for a pizza and Disney movie night! Bring $3 to help pay for the pizza.

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Sr High - The Gathering
Feb
27
3:30 PM15:30

Sr High - The Gathering

The Gathering: Our Gathering Nights are a time to have fun with friends, play games, worship God, and talk about life in Small Groups. Night ends down the street at Midnapore McDonalds.

We’re continuing our Relationship Series with a relationship panel, kids will have the opportunity to ask any question they want in a safe environment.

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Sr High - Small Groups
Feb
20
7:00 PM19:00

Sr High - Small Groups

We don’t do life alone! We believe that life is better together. This week our Small Groups are meeting off site. Check the list to find out what your small group is up to, and what you need to bring.

Boys:

Grade 9: Are meeting at 5 Guys Burgers and Fries on 130th (5155 130 Ave SE). For supper and a bible study, bring money for food, and your bibles.

Grade 10-11: Are hanging out at the Walker’s house (57 McKenzie Place SE).

Grade 12: Are watching the Centennial vs Western Basketball game at Centennial High School (55 Sun Valley Boulevard SE). Tip off is at 7 so you might want to come a little early.

Girls:

Grade 9-10: Are hanging out at Boston Pizza in Shawnessy (235 Shawville Blvd SE). Bring money for food, and dress up for the occasion.

Grade 11-12: Are meeting at Earls in Willowpark (10640 Macleod Trail), then heading over to Emma’s house to hangout. Bring money for food. Event starts at 6:30pm

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Jr High - The Gathering/Date Night
Feb
14
6:00 PM18:00

Jr High - The Gathering/Date Night

We’ve got a special Gathering Night for Valentines day!!! We’re teaming up with our Children’s ministry and offering free child care for parents to go on a date night!!! Drop off all your kids Jr. High and under for free child care, and a fun night for the kids.

As Jr High we will still be having a Gathering Night while the kids hangout upstairs. Our Gathering Nights are a time to have fun with friends, play games, worship God, and talk about life in Small Groups. This night will end here at the church.

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Sr High - The Gathering
Feb
13
7:00 PM19:00

Sr High - The Gathering

Our Gathering Nights are a time to have fun with friends, play games, worship God, and talk about life in Small Groups. Night ends down the street at Midnapore McDonalds.

This month we are having our Relationship Series, we’ll be talking about relationships, sex, and God. We don’t hold back and talk about real issues facing our students.

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Jr High - Flying Squirrel Trampoline Park
Feb
7
6:45 PM18:45

Jr High - Flying Squirrel Trampoline Park

We’re going to the Flying Squirrel!!!! We’re spending the night jumping around, doing flips in foam pits, playing dodgeball and more. Bring $20 and be here at 6:45pm to catch the bus.

For this event we need a couple waivers.

For SunWest we need you to fill out the All Year Waiver found on the youth website if you haven’t done this already. https://www.sunwestchurch.com/youth/

And a waiver for Flying Squirrel that needs to be filled out before the event (It goes directly in their data base and is saved there, no need to print anything off): https://calgary-waivers.idealss.net

It’s going to be AWESOME!!!!

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Sr High - Who's Food is Best?
Feb
6
7:00 PM19:00

Sr High - Who's Food is Best?

Bring your appetites to this weeks event! Every wondered who has the best burgers, friends, pizza or nugs? Come this week to find out. We’re doing a restaurant tour to see who has the best food! Bring $10, your all year waiver if you haven’t filled one out yet, and all your friends. See you there!

All year waivers can be found on the youth website https://www.sunwestchurch.com/youth/

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Christmas Eve Services
Dec
24
3:00 PM15:00

Christmas Eve Services

After you decorate your house, light the tree and hang the stockings, join us at SunWest Church to make your Christmas celebration complete! Our Christmas Eve services will include something for the whole family; inspirational music, fun activities for the kids and the Christmas story presented in a compelling way. Please bring your family and join us as we celebrate Christmas!

Service Times 3pm & 5pm

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SWYM Annual Christmas Party
Dec
13
6:00 PM18:00

SWYM Annual Christmas Party

JOIN US FOR A MEXICAN FIESTA AT OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY

SWYM Christmas party is back for another year and better than ever! This year we have decided to take a Mexican twist on things to bring you our best Christmas party yet!

Mexican buffet, photo booth, prizes, games, gift exchange and so much more

Bring a $10 gift for our gift exchange

for more details contact Pastor Colton colton.willms@sunwestchurch.com

Food to Bring: We’re having a Mexican Potluck, every person is responsible to bring some food. Here’s what food your brining!

Grade 6 Girls: A Dessert

Grade 6 Boys: Toppings (such as lettuce, peppers, jalapenos, tomatoes)

Grade 7 Girls: Dips (such as salsa, guacamole, sour cream)

Grade 7 Boys: A package of shredded cheese

Grade 8 Girls: A side dish (such as corn or Mexican rice)

Grade 8 Boys: Toppings (such as lettuce, peppers, jalapenos, tomatoes)

Grade 9 Girls: Plate of fruit

Grade 9 Boys: Drinks (cola, punch, fresca etc.)

Grade 10 Girls: One package of shredded cheese

Grade 10-11 Boys: Dips (such as salsa, guacamole, sour cream)

Grade 11-12 Girls: 10-20 small tortillas

Grade 12 Boys: Tortilla chips

Can’t wait for the delicious night!

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PD Day Camp - H2Oh My!
Nov
23
9:00 AM09:00

PD Day Camp - H2Oh My!

We are excited to be having another PD Day Camp in partnership with Camp Evergreen! Games, friends, crafts, story time, camp staff and activities, somewhere to go when there’s no school…does it get any better?!
For more info and to register go to: https://sunwestchurch.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/167819. Questions? Contact kendall.feenstra@sunwestchurch.com

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Sr High - Fall Retreat at SABC
Nov
9
to Nov 11

Sr High - Fall Retreat at SABC

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Hey Everyone, It's time for our annual Sr. High youth retreat. This year we are headed to SABC for an impactful weekend to connect, play games, get lots of sleep ;), relax, worship, and learn about the life changing impact Jesus made, and is making. Everyone is welcome, you don't need to be a regular SWYM attender to participate in this weekend, bring your friends!!!!

Cost: $125 for the entire weekend of activities!

Transportation: We’ll be taking a bus to and from SABC

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Jr High - Corn Maze
Oct
19
6:15 PM18:15

Jr High - Corn Maze

We're heading to Cobb's Corn Maze!!! Corn Maze, Slides, Puzzles, Mini Golf, Archery Tag, Food Truck, and more. Drop off and pick up are at the church. The whole event only costs $20 plus some cash if you want some food. Don't forget your All Year Waiver, if you haven't filled one out yet there will be some available at the door. Brave the cold and invite everyone you know!

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Jr High - Camp Chestermere Fall Retreat
Oct
12
to Oct 14

Jr High - Camp Chestermere Fall Retreat

Registration for this retreat is a two-step process.

  1. First register by clicking the button above and provide details to Pastor Colton knows you’re coming.

  2. When you’re done, go to School Years camp for October 12-14th on the Camp Chestermere website and make a payment. Cost is $80, you will make your payment through Camp Chestermere.

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Cobb’s Corn Maze - Jr & Sr High
Oct
4
6:15 PM18:15

Cobb’s Corn Maze - Jr & Sr High

We're heading to Cobb's Corn Maze!!! Corn Maze, Slides, Puzzles, Mini Golf, Archery Tag, Food Truck, and more. Drop off and pick up are at the church. The whole event only costs $20 plus some cash if you want some food. Don't forget your All Year Waiver, if you haven't filled one out yet there will be some available at the door. Brave the cold and invite everyone you know!

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