We believe youth need to start learning about God even at this stage of life. That’s why we have a loving, caring nursery staff that watches carefully over the children while teaching them about God. Youth from infants through 2 year olds will enjoy time together here. Our nursery is staffed on Sunday mornings from 8:45-11:30 AM, and on Wednesday nights during the school year from 6:00-7:30 PM.
Preschool and Kindergarten Ministry
The youth enjoy discovering new truths about God and the Bible. The message is presented on their level through puppet shows, videos, games, fun activities, and crafts just to name a few of the ways they like to encounter God’s truth. This ministry is fully staffed, and meets on Sunday mornings from 8:45-11:30 AM, and on Wednesday nights from 6:00-7:30 PM.
(Discovery Zone) Meets every Sunday morning from 8:45-11:30 AM. Discovery Zone is for youth in the 1st grade through the 6th grade. At Discovery Zone youth make new discoveries about the God they love and serve. We have teaching themes throughout the year that are current and relevant to the students. We engage them through worship, videos, creative teaching methods, games, and through many other fun and creative ways.
(JAM – Jesus And Me) Meets during the school year on Wednesday nights from 6:00-7:30 PM. At JAM we enjoy learning about the Christian life, and we have a time of fun and fellowship with one another. At JAM we play sports and activities in the gym, make crafts, watch Christian videos, enjoy creative prayer activities, play games with a purpose, have Bible quizzing games, and let the youth participate in skits, and do many other fun and creative things.
Jr/Sr High Cross Training
Discipleship training for youth in the 7th through the 12th grade. This ministry meets every Sunday morning from 8:45-9:45 AM. We grow deeper in our faith in God during this time.
Jr/Sr High Get Real
Fellowship and outreach ministry for those in the 7th through the 12th grade. This ministry meets on Wednesday nights from 6:00-7:30 PM throughout the school year. During this time we grow closer to God, and to one another.
Summer Zone youth and family outreach
Takes place the 3rd full week of July, and is for youth 4 years old through 12th grade students in high school. It is from 6:00-8:30 PM Monday through Friday, and we have a closing program, lunch, and celebration on Sunday morning from 10:00 AM through 1:30 PM. At Summer Zone youth make crafts, eat snacks, watch videos, view fun skits, learn valuable lessons, sing high energy Christian songs, play games, and much more.
Trunk or Treat and Maze Craze
Takes place the last Wednesday night in October before Halloween, and is geared towards preschool and elementary youth. At Trunk or Treat candy, fruit, and various other things are given out from the trunks of church members cars. There is free food, and a giant cardboard maze for the young people to go through. The young people are encouraged to come dressed in their costumes. This is a rain or shine event.
5th Quarter outreach
Meets once a month in August, September, and October after the Westville Tigers home football games from 9:00-11:30 PM. At 5th Quarter we have food and drinks, games and prizes, a message to challenge the students to grow in their faith in God. We also give them free time to play Gaga ball, Nine Square in the Air, basketball and volleyball, and various other games around the church.
Basketball Bash outreach
Meets once a month in January, February, and March. The 5th through the 8th grade students play from 4:30-6:00 PM, and the 9th grade through the 12th grade students play from 6:30-8:00 PM. At the Bash we have a short devotion time for the students, and we have continuous basketball games being played throughout the evening.