APACHE 125

2nd Celebration

Peridot, AZ

October 2018

The Big Weekend arrived! Over 1000 people came. We praised our Savior in festival, celebrations, prayers and songs! 

  • FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2018

    • Self guided tours of both White Mountain (Fort Apache) and San Carlos Reservation's Lutheran churches and schools. ​

    • WELS Mission Journey team prepped the festival site

    • Members from San Carlos, Peridot, Bylas, Cibecue and Whiteriver brought supplies

    • Ladies and students built a wickiup

    • Classrooms were cleaned and more!

  • SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2018​

    • Festival activities from 11-4pm

      • Camp Dress Making​

      • Camp Dress Fashion Show

      • Kessel and Hartzell History Presentations

      • Apache Circle Game

      • Craft Vendors

      • Ministry, History and Future Rooms

      • Apache & American Food Sales

      • Old Friends and New Friends

    • Celebration Worship

  • SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2018​

    • Rally Day at each Apache Lutheran Congregation ​

    • Guest Preachers

    • Next Generation Scripture Readers

    • Picnic and Potlucks

    • "Come back to Church" outreach happened in every reservation district

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Article Summary on the APACHE 125 Weekend
Below are Brother & Sister in Christ
Sent Congratulations
Below are a few Arizona Weekend Photos

Pastor Dan Rautenberg

Native American Mission

Field Coordinator

Apache  Christian Training School  (ACTS) Director