Everybody needs time to UnWind in the middle of the week. School, parents, jobs, homework, peer pressure—the reasons are endless. Come hangout with other youth going through the same stuff, and spend time with Jesus too! It REALLY makes a difference! 5pm free time in the youth room or outside 6pm fellowship dinner $3 … Continue reading UnWind September Bible Topics
God Has Big Plans for You! (Discovering & Developing Your Unique, God Given Gifts) Our summer retreat is just days away, and I couldn't be more excited! In keeping with the summer sermon theme "A Future with Hope," we will be focusing on the scriptures Jeremiah 29:11 and Matthew 25:14-30. God has big plans … Continue reading Lakehouse Retreat
Our Wednesday UnWind and night fellowship dinners will come to a close on June 6th with an ASP fundraiser until school starts again next fall. We will kick off our summer Wednesday Night Program – Wacky Wednesdays – on May 20th. All rising 6th graders through 12th graders are welcome. Just as with UnWind, there … Continue reading Wacky Wednesdays
“For surely I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope.” Jeremiah 29:11 The progression of the growth of living things offers a way to focus on our own growth as the people of God: who we … Continue reading June Sunday Night Bible Study
Please let us know how many are joining us on June 16th at 6pm at Marie and Clint's house for dinner. Thanks
Listen more, talk less. How good of a listener are you with your teen? Even when you are right and they are wrong? Listening is the language of love. The easy route is scolding and lecturing but the results are often not the same or as powerful with listening. Sometimes kids just want to … Continue reading Tips for Better Communication with your Teens
Teenagers really like their phones and social media. Maybe you've noticed. 😉 Whether it is Instagram, Facebook, or the new "social media app" du jour, teenagers are looking at screens of some type for more than 7 hours daily. That means that for the majority of the time that they are awake, they are peering … Continue reading Do Students Need to Detach from Social Media?