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 athttps://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdlEyuFPFzsvraal7JshQhELf0JXX15QquocdrStZ1FcjLr7A/viewform?pli=1


    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 www.visitkingsisland.com.



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


    $40 & registration envelope due by June 21!

     

  • VBS: June 12-14

    GET READY FOR A GRRRREAT VBS!

    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.)

     

    Schedule:

    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

    6:00PM-8:00PM

    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.


     

  • FELIZE NAVIDAD AND A PAIR OF SOCKS

    GARDEN CITY YOUTH CHRISTMAS PARTY

    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