Rings of Time

Lara Schopp Articles, Tyler Heston, Youth Ministry

By Rev. Tyler Heston, Minister to Youth We should really start a book club for the church staff. Soon after Catherine shared an article that mentioned The Overstory by Richard Powers, six of us were reading (or had already read) the book. The novel weaves the story of various people …

Dinners for High Schoolers – Nourish

Lara Schopp Connect, Youth Ministry

Grades 9 – 12 are invited to join us at Panera Bread, 8300 Mission Rd., Wednesdays, Sept. 4, Oct. 2, Nov. 6, and Dec. 4. from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. We’ll break bread, catch up, and connect. Tyler or another adult will lead a short discussion about faith and life. …

Middle School Mission Trip 2019

Lara Schopp Connect, Mission Trips, Youth Ministry

Last week, 11 youth and four adults went to Des Moines, Iowa, for a few days of service, learning, and exploring. The team partnered with three different organizations for service: JOPPA, a grassroots organization seeking solutions for homelessness; IMPACT, a community action partnership that offers relief and aid to people …

Youth Social: World’s of Fun

Lara Schopp Connect, Youth Ministry

Middle School and High School Youth will spend Mon., July 15 at Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun! Meet at the church at 10:30 a.m. to carpool and return by 8:30 p.m. Cost is $40, includes ticket and a picnic meal and snacks. Bring additional spending money. Scholarships available. Incoming sixth …

Youth Scavenger Hunt and Dinner

Lara Schopp Youth Ministry

 Tues., June 18 Meet at the church at 4:00 pm for a fun scavenger hunt around town. We’ll adventure Kansas City together via scavenger hunt, stopping for a few fun sights together, before rendezvousing for dinner downtown. We’ll back at the church by 9:00 pm. Please bring $15 for food …