Youth experience hands-on mission opportunities year-round. We partner with the Mission Outreach Committee and Children & Family Ministries to serve our church, community and world.

Church-wide Events

  • Meals of Hope
  • Walk for Water
  • Family Fall Festival

Local Mission Opportunities

  • Grace Place
  • St. Matthew’s House
  • Helps Outreach
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Guadalupe Social Services

Middle school youth are welcome at Moorings where they will develop lasting relationships through fellowship, Bible study, mission work and while participating in youth gatherings and attending annual retreats.

Sundays

Begin in worship with your family at 10 a.m., then join your friends following the Word for Children for study. Students stay with their families on the first Sunday of every month to participate in worship and the sacrament of communion.

  • Middle School – Meet in the Youth Room

Middle School Fellowship

Middle school students (sixth-eighth grade) gather for fellowship, praise, Bible study, snacks and fun from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays during the school year. Need a ride from your middle school? Contact Alicia Rowland at (239) 213-5208 or click here to register.

There are also opportunities to attend youth retreats and other Christian gatherings year-round, as well as opportunities to serve others in mission work.

Confirmation

Confirmation studies are for eighth-graders and high school freshmen. Classes typically begin in January and run through May. An Information Meeting is planned for November 10. Contact Alicia Rowland at (239) 213-5208 for more information.

High school youth continue to foster relationships with their peers that develop through fellowship, Bible study, mission work, on  youth gatherings and annual retreats.

Sundays

Begin in worship with your family at 10 a.m., then join your friends following the Word for Children for study. Students stay with their families on the first Sunday of every month to participate in worship and the sacrament of communion.

  • High School – Meet in the Pastors’ Conference Room

High School Fellowship

High School students gather for dinner, worship, fellowship, and fun from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sundays during the school year. There are also opportunities to attend youth retreats and other Christian gatherings year-round, as well as opportunities to serve others in mission work. Contact Alicia Rowland at (239) 213-5208 or click here to register.

Middle and high school students regularly come together for outings and mission work. Join us for events like a Universal Studios Fellowship Weekend, Montreat and Cedarkirk retreats and when guest speakers share their stories. Plus, there are opportunities to praise God through music and recreation.

Universal Studios Fellowship Weekend

Moorings middle and high school youth are invited to a fellowship weekend in Orlando. The $190 fee includes the cost of lodging in a Universal resort for two nights, transportation and a ticket to Universal Studios them parks. Contact Alicia Rowland.

Click here to register.

Winter Retreat

Moorings Youth Cedarkirk Retreat: February 14-17, 2020.

Cedarkirk  is in Lithia, Fla., situated on 170 acres near the Alafia River.

Or email Alicia Rowland.

Montreat Youth Conference

Montreat Youth Conference is held in June 13-21, 2020.

Montreat is a unique gathering of young people from all over the country for a week of study, worship, and recreation. Cost is $600 per student; a $100 deposit reserves your spot. Registration is first open to students who are currently active in the life of the church. Registration will open to all others starting March 1.

Email Alicia Rowland.

Urban Summer Mission Trip

CROSS Missions Trip: July 2020 (date to be announced.)

Students, sixth-grade through high school, are invited to take part in a week-long urban mission trip in Charlotte, N.C., working with eight different local mission organizations.

Click here for registration information. Or email Alicia Rowland.