Grades 7-12

 


Purpose

  • Instruct the Gospel as of first importance (1 Corinthians 15)
  • Teach and encourage the youth to set an example for the believers (1 Timothy 4:12)
  • Develop a deeper knowledge and understanding of the scriptures (Romans 10:17)
  • Develop the youth of today into the leadership of tomorrow (Titus 2)
  • Embrace the importance of community in the congregation (1 Corinthians 12:12-31)

Activities

  • 5th Sunday Youth-lead Worship on Sunday evenings
  • "The Main Event" (fun/fellowship events)
  • Service events (Food baskets, Care packages, VBS service project, etc)
  • Big events (Youth Rallies, Lock-in's, Campouts, Ski Trips, etc.)
  • Timothy Worship Leadership classes
  • Teen Bible Quiz (Similar to "Bible Bowl," but material supports the ministry theme)

Goals:

  • Develop a deeper knowledge and understanding of the scriptures
  • Challenge the ministry to BOLDLY make a difference as the salt of the earth and the
    light of the world
  • Encourage and promote parental commitment to role-model service and participation
  • Build the importance of community within the teen ministry
  • Build the importance of service within the teen ministry