Montreat 2017 Update

13 high schoolers and 3 leaders are set to enjoy week 5 of the Montreat Youth Conference this July! We will be there July 23-29. Here are a few updates about our week in Montreat: Balance of all trip fees are due April 3rd: You can drop a check at the office or pay online (please make…

March 26 Youth Group Recap

Last night was week 3 of our 3-track Youth Group! Keep reading to find out what we talked about where: I’m In Week 3 Last night’s featured Jesus follower was Thomas, aka “Doubting Thomas,” a nickname that has hung around for 2,000 years! Getting called a “Doubting Thomas” is seen as a negative thing in our…

March 19 Youth Group Recap

We are halfway through our 4 weeks of 3 separate tracks for Youth Group! Keep reading to find out what we did in Sticky Faith, I’m In, and Confirmation! Sticky Faith Week 2 Members of Crash Landing started their time together at Race City Escapes in Mooresville where they traveled back in time to help a P.I. rescue a kidnapped…

March 12 Youth Group Recap

It was a full afternoon and evening at Youth Group on the 12th as we had 3 separate tracks going on for Youth Group! Read all about it below: Confirmation Week 4: “And in Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord, conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary” (8th Graders) This week we…

I’m In

“Are you in?” It’s a question we all answer over and over again. When there’s a party, when our coach says it’s time for tryouts, when we’re offered a summer job, when our friends go to the movies, or when someone invites us to church, we all have the chance to decide if we’re “in” or “out” for that particular…

Sticky Faith

What will your faith look like after high school? All over the country high school seniors have their eyes fixed on the next step, whether that’s college or a gap year or the work force or the military. This is no doubt an exciting time for you and your family and, whatever that next step…

March 5 Youth Group Recap

Last night was our Amplify Open Mic and week 3 of Confirmation! We’ll start with Confirmation this week and then move on to what we talked about at the Open Mic. Confirmation Week 3: “Creator of Heaven and Earth” Bottom Line Reading the two creation stories in a non-literal way helps us to see the hand of God…

February 26 Youth Group Recap

Last night in Youth Group we had 2 separate tracks: Amplify (6th & 7th graders & high schoolers) and Confirmation (8th graders). Here’s what we talked about at each: Amplify Week 3: “History in the Making” Bottom Line Easter makes Jesus matter. A fake bunny. Uncomfortable clothes. Searching for hidden eggs filled with melted chocolate. If you…

Amplify Open Mic

On March 5th we will be opening up the mic to you to hear and share questions, doubts, and stories of wrestling with both. We’ll be bringing in music and short film to hear from some others outside of our group as we consider what how owning our doubts and questions can help us amplify…

February 19 Youth Group Recap

Last night in Youth Group we had 2 separate tracks: Amplify (6th & 7th graders & high schoolers) and Confirmation (8th graders). Here’s what we talked about at each: Amplify Week 2: “Yesterday & Today” Our main goal in Amplify is to own our doubts and questions so that we can amplify our faith. Last night we hit…