Youth Ministry

YOUTH PROGRAMS – Jim Johnson, Youth Director (

Youth Mission Trips – Every summer, the church sponsors a week-long mission trip for both the Middle High and High School youth. Youth will put their Christian faith into practice by painting and weatherizing homes for low-income and elderly residents. In summer of 2017 (June 18-24), the Middle High youth will travel to Cannon Falls, MN, to participate in a GROUP Workcamp. The Senior High youth will travel to Kentucky as part of Appalachian Service Project (July 15-22, 2017).

GROUP-on bus 2014_07Fundraising activities include: Souper Bowl Soup Sale (2/5/17), Mission Sunday Brunch (3/12/17) and Graduation Day Brat Fry and Parking (6/4/17).


”Journeys” – Weds. Night Program for 8th graders – 1st & 3rd Weds. of the month from 5:30-6:30pm in the Youth Room.  Students learn about our “Ancestors: Unlikely People – Extraordinary Stories.” Dinner is from 6:30-7pm (joining with 9th grade confirmation students).

Middle High Youth Fellowship Group –  The group meets twice monthly during the school year for fellowship and mission; parents assist in planning and supervising events.

High School Youth Group (9th-12th grade) Programs will be planned for service, fellowship and spiritual growth.  A “Confirmation” program for those in 9th grade or older offers “discipleship training” and meets on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-8:00 p.m.