Fellowship

  • Lock-In – Traditionally in the fall, an opportunity for both fellowship and outreach as we take over the church for a night
  • Fall Festival – a church wide event in which the Youth take the lead in planning activities for all ages of the church to enjoy
  • Christmas Party – a time of Fellowship as we celebrate the end of the year and anticipate the birth of Christ
  • Super Bowl Party
  • Youth Softball/Basketball – an opportunity to let our competitive sides out and play against other area youth as well as an outreach opportunity to bring friends and classmates into church in a less intimidating way
  • Summer Day Trips – past trips include Carowinds, the US White Water Center, Tubing, Water Park Trips, and other opportunities for fellowship and outreach close to home

Evangelism and Service

  • Operation Christmas Child – a joint mission of the Youth and Church Missions departments, we partner with Samaritan’s Purse to bring both presents and the story of Christ to children across the world who’ve never experienced either
  • Operation In-As-Much - a church wide mission event designed to aid those in our community.  See our Missions page for more details
  • Men's Shelter Ministry/GCCBA Feeding Program - opportunities to provide meals for the homeless and hungry of Shelby
  • Other Mission Projects - Construction and Ministry projects have included yard work, backyard bible clubs, handicap ramps, roofing, and more

Discipleship

  • Sunday School – Sunday School meets at from 10:00-10:45 on Sunday mornings. Our teacher is Franklin Barbee, and we use the Explore The Bible Curriculum, which takes us book by book through the entire Bible over a 3 year cycle
  • S.N.Y (Sunday Night Youth) - our main youth meeting of the week, this is a time of worship, fellowship, and discipleship as we seek to more fully understand who God is and what it means to fully follow him.  The night begins with a meal at 5:30 followed by worship from 6-7.
  • Wednesday Night Bible Study –Wednesday nights from 6-7  this time is dedicated to developing our ability to read and study the bible and other skills necessary for a thriving faith.