June 2017  
Upcoming Events


Staff Meeting
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Student Ministry (7th-12th grades)
6:00 PM
meeting the Youth Haven
CFBC Choir
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Adult Choir rehearsal
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Student Ministries



Student Ministry



Our desire is that students have fun while part of the ministry, feel connected and

apart of a community, and have students and adults who continue to guide and support them. We hope that teenagers better know themselves, their faith, their role and purpose in the Christian life, and how to share God's neverending love with those around them. We are an open group who accepts students as they are and welcomes them with open arms.



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Normal Youth Hours

Wednesday night youth 6:00PM-7:30PM. Sunday School for the youth: 9:45AM-10:45AM.

*The Youth will be switching to the Summer Schedule beginning June 1st.

Summer Hours

When summer starts, the youth hit the ground running! Every other Wednesday, beginning June 7th, the youth will take short mini-trips ("outtings") to local places to enjoy fun and fellowship while building stronger bonds as a group. Every other Friday night, beginning June 9th, the youth will go to a different host-home and hang out. Every Sunday night the youth may meet to enjoy volleyball at the church. For JUNIOR and SENIORS there will be an additional Bible Study taking place. Please contact the youth minister for details. The summer schedule will be updated throughout the summer to accurately reflect what outtings the youth will be attending, and any changes that need to be made.

Wednesday Night "Outtings:"

June 7 - Bowling 5:30pm-8:15pm ($5 to attend: 2 hours bowling + shoe rental, including pizza and drinks)

July 5 - Skating Rink 1:30pm-4pm ($5 to attend: 1.5 hours of skating)


Aug 2 - (Outting TBD)

Friday Night Hang-out

July 7 (Beard's), 21 (TBD)

Aug 4 (Shirley's)

Sunday Night Volleyball: 6PM-7:15PM

May 21

June 4, 11, 18

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Upcoming Events

Summer Mission Trip - MFuge (Jun 19-24)

We welcome back all the students from MFuge. God worked in miraculous ways! We are excited to announce our 2018 location: MFuge - Charleston, SC (June 18-22)! More information to come...

A Day at White Lake (Jul 15)

Inviting all youth, and friends, as well as parents for a day of fun at White Lake. Andy Dempster will be hosting the youth and their friends and parents on White Lake. Enjoy water-skiing, tubing, boat rides, hotdogs, hamburgers, and all that comes with a day at the lake! The youth and parents will meet at the church at 8:45AM and leave at 9AM. Expect to arrive back at the church at 3-4PM.


Stay informed!

Keep an eye on the website or Facebook page for all updates and added activities! 


Permission Forms

All students are asked to have a filled out permission form for all local trips.  The permission form allows the facilitating adults to have emergency contact information for all the students.  When the students go on overnight trips or trips out of state a more lengthy form is needed, which needs to be notarized.  This form has more in depth medical information.

Please click the link to access the forms:

     1. Local Permission Form
     2. Overnight/Out of State Permission Form



Church basketball Please come out and support these guys when the season starts! See calendar for dates and times.

     Senior High Team

     Junior High Team


Activities and Programs

Sunday School: each Sunday morning students grades 7th-12th meet in the youth Sunday school room (second to last classroom on the right, down the new Sunday school wing). The classes are broken up into Middle School and High School, with interactive lessons, and taught by dynamic teachers. Each week a new area of the Bible is studied, as we see how the story relates in our lives.

Student Ministry Bible Study: every Wednesday night CFBC hosts a Wednesday night dinner from 5pm-6pm. Bible study starts after dinner at 6pm. This is a time to discuss a variety of topics, issues, and questions. We begin with games in the Youth Haven (downstairs in the old Sunday school wing), then moving towards our questions of the night. It is a good time of fun, friends, conversation, and growth. The goal is that everyone feels open to provide their opinion as we struggle and grow in our faith.

Summer Friday Night Hang Outs: beginning in June the youth will have the opportunity to hang out at a different youth chaperone's house every other Friday night from 7-10pm. This is a time filled with relaxing fun, to include: board games, video games or movies! This unique atmosphere allows the youth to bond more closely with the leaders that support them, as well as giving them a place to enjoy their time in a safe and positive environment. Snacks will be provided, and friends are welcome to join!

Winter Church Basketball: our youth boys team join churches from across the city to participate in a church basketball league during the winter months. Churches are able to submit teams to play for a chance to win the league tournament. Come support our boys team as they play hard, show good sportsmanship, and a great Christian attitude through the wins and losses.

5th Quarter: happens during the fall seasons, where students are welcome to come hangout in the Youth Haven from 9pm-12 midnight on Friday nights following a Pine Forest High School home football game. This is a time for students to come, bring friends, and have a place to 'hang out' for a few hours. There are always lots of games, snacks, and fun activities. The students have access to a basketball goal, volleyball court, pool table, foosball table, ping pong table, air hockey table, and 9 square. Open to all middle school and high school students regardless of church membership. 

Summer Volleyball: the months of June-August students will have the opportunity to play volleyball each Sunday evening from 6:00pm-8:00pm. We aim for this to be a time for fun, friendly competition, enjoying time with friends, cheering others on, and having a good time. All middle school, high school, and college students are welcome to join in on the fun.



Join in on the fun and games on Wednesday night during youth group! Every game is new and unique to the lesson that is given. Find new ways to understand scripture by tying it into a fun activity! However, sometimes we just like to enjoy a game of pool or ping-pong, or perhaps toss the football and play 9 Square! Our goal is to create an atmosphere that builds a community of youth, brought together by similar interests. 

9 Square: think about the idea of 4 square. Now take that game and turn it into 9 squares, keeping the ball in the air, making the game so much more interesting. See what it takes for you to become the master of an old school game.

Other outdoor games: basketball, volleyball, softball

Other indoor games: ping pong, foosball, air hockey, pool

Come connect with us at our youth events!