Youth Ministry

Caroline Hare - Next Generations Pastor
Nathan Sell - Associate Director of Student Ministries

"Our ministry encourages students to REACH Up to God, REACH Out to others, and In to each other."

Fall Weekly Schedule:


Serve and/or Attend Services
Band Practice - 10:45am sound check and youth band practice
Fire Starters - High Schoolers meet from 6-8pm for a free meal, worship, prayer, and diving deeper into the word. Locations at various homes.
September - Nathan’s Apartment
October - The Morgan’s
November - Caroline’s House


MS Girls Group - 8:15am at DMS in Mrs Kelly’s room.  
DMS Guys Group - 8:15am at DMS in Coach Tuthill’s room

**Rides from DMS provided with a one time release form**

Open Dock -from 4-5:30pm the Dock is open for pizza ($3), game time, prayer corner and concession stand (50 cents)
Youth Band-From 4:45-5:15pm the youth band practices in the Dock.
Vibe Worship & Small Groups - Game time, worship, prayer, a lesson and then split into small groups that dive deeper into the word from 6:30-7:30pm. Divided by age level and gender. Each year there will be a Gospel book, Pauline Letter, and Old Testament book covered. 
August: Walk it Like I Talk It (Micah 6:8)
September: Roots (reviewing our history as a church)
October: Get Lit (Study of Acts)
November: How to Train Your Parents 
December: Advent Series

Confirmation - Will happen during small group time on Wednesday nights.  Also, Parent class on The Blessing will take place.


Bible Breakfast - 8am breakfast and time studying the book of Galations. 
5th& 6thGrades - Chick-fil-a with Kim Parker, Christy Larsen, and Nathan Sell
7th& 8thGrades - Panera with Caroline Hare, Hailey Skipper, and Scott Griffith
HS Bible Study - Meets at ZOES in the Destin Commons from 3-4pm
Girls Study - Book study of "Shall We Dance" by Amanda Wilder
Guys Study - Book study of "Uncommon' by Tony Dungy

Monthly Events:

MIX 56 - 5th& 6thGraders Only
November 9 - Hoedown
December 7 - White Elephant Christmas Party

Special Events:

September 22 - Ultimate Training Event in Mobile, AL
October 24 - Fall Festival
November 17 - Crop Drop


Transportation Release Form

Waves Girls Conference
October 5-6, 2018

Open to girls roughly ages 12-22. Tickets are $30
Get your tickets at 

Manly Man
October 12-14, 2018

Registration NOW OPEN
Forms DUE by September 26th
Early-Bird pricing of ONLY $25!!

Registration for Manly Man 2018 is now open! Pick up a registration form in the Dock or Print the form. The registration cost is $50, BUT if you register by August 15th the cost is ONLY $25! We will be camping, playing outdoor games, swimming, canoeing, crowning the NEW Manly-Man, and lots more! Manly Man is open to any middle and high school boys! 





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