AWAKEN YOUTH SERVICE
Every Wednesday Night at 7 p.m. in Student Center.
(doors opening at 6:30 )
Kids in 6th to 12th grade are always welcome to come! Service ends at 8 p.m. every Wednesday night! Our services include a game time, worship, short message and finally small groups. We also go out to eat regularly as a youth group after service to encourage more connections.
What we believe God has called us to do
At Awaken Youth Ministries we believe God has called us, in partnership with parents, to:
- Invested in the lives of the next generation of students in the Shenandoah Valley.
- Teach them the word of God so they can be contributors to the body of Christ.
- Encourage them to live Christ like lives every day that model the word of God as well.
- Awaken a passion in them for Jesus Christ, so they can reach others in their generation, be affective Christian members in society and lastly glorify the kingdom of heaven daily.
What we hope God will do through us as we are faithful to the mission
At Awaken Youth Ministries our vision for every one of our youth to be:
- Know they are loved by God and He has a plan and purpose just for them.
- Know that God’s way really is the best way!
- Know how to read and study the word of God while living it out effectively.
- Know the importance of community and serving while acting upon it.
- Be prepared for a Christian life after youth group into their adult lives.
OUR CORE VALUES
How we believe God would have us accomplish this mission
In order to accomplish the “Vision” God has given us at Awaken Youth Ministries, the “Mission” will be guided by these core values:
- We will be invested in the lives of youth in the Shenandoah Valley by spending quality time wherever they are at.
- We will be invested in showing youth in the Shenandoah Valley unconditional love and encouragement in appropriate ways.
- We will be invested in prayer for the youth in the Shenandoah Valley and with them in prayer.
- We will be invested in discipleship for the youth in the Shenandoah Valley.
- We will teach the youth in the Shenandoah Valley sound Biblical doctrine that will engage their minds and hearts.
- We will equip the youth in the Shenandoah Valley to defend the word in a way that shows Christ unconditional love and equip them to be self-sufficient in the study of the word.
- We will encourage the youth in the Shenandoah Valley by being passionate followers of Jesus Christ and showing this by living healthy, wise and productive lives.
- We will encourage the youth in the Shenandoah Valley by challenging them to live Christ like lives.
- We will Awaken the youth in the Shenandoah Valley with a passion for Christ and others by creating regular opportunities to Worship, be in small groups, serve the community, and receive the word of God.
- We will Awaken the youth in the Shenandoah Valley by preparing them for the future of a Christian life, healthy relationships, leadership and finally handling life’s challenges with Christ.
5 THINGS WE HOPE AWAKEN YOUTH STUDENTS KNOW HERE…
- God LOVES you and so do we.
- We are a family here.
- God has a plan for you.
- God’s way is the only way.
- You are a child of God.