Pathway for Discipleship
The Pathway for Discipleship (Birth – Graduation) is a tool that helps the church partner with parents for intentional, spiritual parenting. For more information, contact Pastor Julie.
Changes and Choices (Middle School Years): During these times a primary emphasis of Youth Ministry is helping Youth find Identity as a child of God, Belonging in Christian community and develop a deep trusting in step with God. One way to practice these faith steps along the way is to participate in Faith Quest, a 6 Session class where students go deeper with pastoral leadership and have the opportunity for baptism or to ‘confirm’ their Christian faith.
The Launch (High School Years): During these years Youth Ministry has a primary emphasis on equipping teenagers for life-long faith before graduation. “Blessing of Driver’s License” (10/11th grade) includes prayer for the new driver and his/her family as new independence and trust forms. Senior Breakfast: Blessing at Graduation (12th grade) in worship – A time to acknowledge and celebrate the passage into adulthood. A time to ask God’s blessing upon the next steps in the young person’s life, as they continue seeking independence