Events for Families, Kids, & Youth

  • 2023 Youth group (grades 6-12) Fall Retreat

    November 17-19 @ Hilltop Christian Camp

    ReDefine: In light of Romans 12:2, we will spend time looking at different relationships in the Bible and ‘redefining’ how we think about our closest relationships.

    Cost: $70* to register by 11/1

    *after 11/1 – $80

    Click here to register!

    Jr & Sr high students will house and study by grades.

    Everyone will meet together for worship, campfire, games, grub, and fun.

    Worship provided by the awesome Balsamic Vinaigrettes from The Reddington Church

  • trunk or treat

    Sunday, October 29

    5:00PM – 7:00PM

    Free- Candy, Games, Music, Bounce Houses, Sloppy Joe/Hotdog dinner!


  • Area youth- amazing race

    September 17, 5-9PM

    Jr/Sr High (grades 6-12)

    Drop off and Pick up at Central Middle School

    Register online by Sept. 10 at

    Scavenger Hunt, food, worship, & fun!

    Bring $15-20 for dinner!

  • Youth group fall kick off

    August 23 @ 6pm!

  • End of Summer Water Play Day: 3 yrs- 5th grade!

    Saturday, August 12, 11:30AM-2:00PM

    Water Slide!

    Sponge Races!

    Water Guns!

    & More!

    Hotdog lunch provided.

    Parents please bring a towel and clothes/swimwear (and maybe an dry set of clothes to wear home).


  • 2023 Youth group Back to school Bash

    Slip & Slide Kickball and Bonfire Cookout!

    August 11, 6-9:00PM

    Bring clothes or modest swimwear to get wet in, a towel, and an optional change of clothes.

  • 2023 Summer Youth event: Prayer Walk & Blizzards

    Join us July 26, as we canvas the area with prayer and enjoy some Blizzards! Bring $$ for food/drink.

    Note: You will need to be dropped off and picked up at DQ on 3rd St.

    Time: 6-8:00PM

    Registration envelope required

  • 2023 Summer Youth Event: roller skating

    Sunday, July 23

    Skate from 1-4pm.*

    Cost $10

    *Parents drop off pick up teens at Skateland*

    Money & registration envelope required.


  • 2023 Summer youth event: kings island

    Wednesday, June 28

    Group rate (15+ people) $40/per person plus bing momey for food, games (optional), etc. Meal plans, beverage plan, and Fast Lane Pass can be purchased ahead of time at

    Leave church at 7:30am - Return at 12:30am (after midnight)

    $40 & registration envelope due by June 21!


  • VBS: June 12-14


    At Pets Unleashed VBS, kids age 3 years old through 5th grade, dig into Jesus' loving care through a relatable, pet-inspired adventure! This VBS is filled with incredible Bible-learning experiences kids see, hear, and touch. Team-building games, cool Bible songs, and multisensory Bible adventures are just a few of the activities that help faith flow into real life. (Since everything is hands-on, kids might get a little messy. Be sure to send them in play clothes and sturdy shoes.)



    Monday, June 12

    5:30pm~ petting zoo

    6:00pm- 8:30PM~ VBS

    Tuesday, June 13

    6:00pm- 8:30PM~ VBS

    Wednesday, June 14

    11:30AM~ eat lunch

    noon-4:00PM~ Trip to the Indianapolis Zoo!

    5-5:45PM~ Closing Program for everyone

  • Youth Tie Dye ballon Wars

    Come hang out and celebrate Josiah's birthday (Youth Minister Intern) and first night with the youth group on Wednesday, May 17, 6-8:00pm!

  • Youth laser tag

    Date: Friday, March 24

    Location: GCCC

    Time: 6-11:00PM

  • all-church chili supper & game night

    Friday, February 24


    Bring a crockpot of your best chili, dessert, or side item and your favorite game! 

    Hotdogs, crackers, drinks, and disposable tableware will be provided. Sign up in the foyer.




    WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 21,2022 from 6:00PM-8:00PM


    Bring a new pair of socks stuffed with

    a sweet treat for our gift exchange.


    Fiesta, dinner, and a lot of fun as we gather together

    to celebrate the holidays.


Family Faith Celebrations

Family Faith Celebrations are events where we join the family in celebrating specific milestones in a young person’s life. These milestones include:

  • Birth of a baby/Parent Dedication

  • My Best for You (5th-8th grade)

  • Commitment to Purity/Transformed (9th-12th grade)

  • Graduation Recognition & High School Senior Summit