Children and Youth Ministries


Children and Youth Regular Activities

Children's Sunday School
Sunday School is for all children birth through 8th grade. We meet in the Family Café on Sunday mornings from 9-9:50 a.m. where we sing songs, hear Bible stories, make crafts, act out skits, and other fun faith related activities centered around each week’s theme. We currently use the Narrative Lectionary curriculum “Living the Word.” Parents of young children are encouraged to stay with their child.

Sundays @ 9:00am
September - May 

Gospel Rock
Gospel Rock is our mid-week children’s program which takes place on Wednesday evenings from 6-7:15 p.m. in the Art Room. All students in grades 2-5 are invited to participate in lessons about Heroes of the Bible, stories of Jesus and lessons on the fruit of the spirit, which includes fun and exciting activities like arts and crafts, recreation, team building and so much more!

Jr. HighYouth Group
Jr. High youth group is offered to students in 6th, 7th & 8th grades and meets on Wednesday evenings in the Youth room located next to the Family Café from 6-7:15 p.m. Designed for the pre-teen student, this class tackles current event issues that range from understanding the Bible, to Prayer, the Holy Spirit and being Presbyterian.

Sr. HighYouth Group
Sr. High youth group is for students who currently are in the 9th-12th grades. This group meets from 7:15 until 8:15 p.m. on Wednesday nights in the Youth room. Similar to the Jr. High youth group, the Sr. High students discuss topics relevant to their own lives using “Faith Questions, “ a study guide to encourage our young people to look to scripture in relevant and responsive ways.

September - May

Confirmation is offered to 9th and 10th grade students, and anyone else who has not yet been confirmed and would like to do so. This class is held on Wednesday evenings from 6-7:15 p.m. in the Friendship Room. Under the direction of the church pastors, the students will learn all kinds of information about and the Presbyterian denomination, and about growing in their faith.

Lets Get Together for Goodness Sakes!!

All Junior and Senior High youth are welcome to join in EVERY SECOND SATURDAY with Rita Phillips and Jeff Sieck at the Goodness Coffee Shop, located downtown WIllmar. There will be a great time of Christian based fellowship in a warm and inviting atmosphere, where you can grab a cup of whatever you're in the mood for and a tasty treat!!

Children and Youth Upcoming Activities





Let’s pick up where we left off last Spring, with a PICNIC! It’s time to get Wednesday night activities off the ground, so we’re kicking things into high gear with a picnic on Wednesday, September 20th at 6:00 p.m. in John Knox Hall. Families with children and/or youth between the grades of 2-12 are invited to this event where you can expect good food, some good old-fashioned fun and some really important information for the upcoming year. Please complete the registration form(s) that you received in your CEYM packet that was mailed to you and bring it with you to the picnic, along with your one-time $30 family fee (scholarships are available – please contact Jill Boeyink for more information). Following the picnic, 9th and 10th grade students and their parents are invited to stick around for an informational meeting with the Pastors pertaining to this year’s Confirmation class, set to begin on September 27, which is the
same day that Gospel Rock and both Youth groups resume.


Gospel Rock: Rock Registration Form

Youth Group: High Youth Group Registration Form

“Rally Day 2017”















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