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Youth Group Camping trip
by Kent Landrum on August 26th, 2022
Coeur D'alene Camping Trip --  August 26-30 Youth Group Camping trip to Coeur D'alene August 26-30. Join us for an old-fashioned camp out on the water. Cap off the summer holidays with your friends and enjoy water sports, great devotionals, incredible food and roller coasters and rides at Silverwood Theme park. Registration and details coming later in June. ...  Read More
Welcome 7th Graders
by Kent Landrum on August 4th, 2022
August 4 It's time to officially welcome our incoming seventh graders to the Northwest youth group!! There will be short ceremony at 6:00pm in the youth center followed by an all youth group food and movie celebration....  Read More
Black Diamond Camp
by Kent Landrum on July 5th, 2022
July 5 - 10 Northwest students will be attending Black Diamond Christian camp. Come kick off the summer with teens from our church and the surrounding area. Great activities, food and accommodations. Blaze new trails. Conquer old fears. Experience adventure.Real Adventure! Any group looking for a unique adventure camp experience filled with exciting activities will find it here! In the trees, insi...  Read More
High School Senior Milestone
by Kent Landrum on June 26th, 2022
June 26 from 6pm - 8pm  High School Senior MilestoneJoin us at the Heninger home for an all youth group celebration of our seniors. There will be a cookout and games following the parent and youth leader blessing....  Read More
SEVENTH GRADE MOVING UP CEREMONY
by Kent Landrum on June 16th, 2022
On August 4, 2022 at 6pm It's time to officially welcome our incoming seventh graders to the Northwest youth group!! There will be short ceremony at 6:00pm in the youth center followed by an all youth group food and movie celebration....  Read More
Youth Group Fall FUSION Retreat - Nov. 19-21
by Debbie Mercado on October 22nd, 2021
Join us for an AWESOME weekend getaway at CRISTA Camps’ Miracle Ranch!Miracle Ranch is a western-themed camp offering a wide variety of fun activities including horseback riding, archery, paintball and a high ropes course!We will be joining with other youth groups to explore together all that Miracle Ranch has to offer—from great food and music to an abundance of fun programs and activities! And w...  Read More
Youth Group - Oct. and Nov. Events
by Debbie Mercado on October 22nd, 2021
Middle and High School Students ... be sure to save these dates!October 24 - 6:00-8:00 pm. - Costume party, Food, games, and prizes for best costume.October 31 - Candy Crush. Stay after second service to help set up for the maze, pizza lunch provided. Candy Crush is 5:00-7:00 p.m., and we definitely need students to help monitor the maze.November 6 and 7 - Church-wide brainstorming groups. Any stu...  Read More
Students Ministry Update
by Debbie Mercado on September 23rd, 2021
Hello and welcome to autumn!! We hope everyone is adjusting to school and new schedules.Sunday Morning Group time continues during second service. Doors open at 10:00am, class starts at 10:30.This Sunday, Sept 26, Youth Group will be at the Thoman's House. Dress warm for outdoor activities including an outdoor movie. 5;00 pm-8:30 pm.Starting in October, Youth Group will begin at 6:00 pm to give us...  Read More
Upcoming Stuff for Students - Sept-Oct
by Debbie Mercado on September 2nd, 2021
Can you believe fall is upon us already? We hope all your back to school planning is running smoothly and we are praying hard for our students and their teachers as we go back to in-person learning. In an effort to enjoy every last drop of the outdoors and to stay as healthy as possible, we have a couple of outdoor events coming up.Sunday September 5th will be an end of summer cookout at the Henin...  Read More
RIDES & SLIDES - Youth Camping Trip - Aug. 20-24
by Debbie Mercado on July 16th, 2021
Students ... you are invited to join us for a fun getaway! We'll spend some great time together, learning about the ups and downs of following Jesus, and bonding over roller coasters by day and over s'mores around the campfire by night!Camp Coeur d’Alene in Idaho for 4 nightshttp://campcoeurdalene.comleaving on Friday, August 20 and returning on Tuesday, August 24Cost per camper: $150We'll also sp...  Read More
Grads & Dads - June 20
by Debbie Mercado on June 3rd, 2021
On Sunday, June 20, we will be honoring the fathers in our church family AND recognizing those who are graduating from High School, College, and Graduate School. We especially celebrate those who are launching into a new season after high school.If you are a graduate—or know of one—visit our website to give us your information and upload photos. We want to celebrate your achievement and success. W...  Read More
Youth Group Stuff - May and June
by Debbie Mercado on May 14th, 2021
As things continue to get back to normal we want to make sure that you and your family are aware of all the special events coming up along with our regular Sunday morning and Sunday Evening Youth Groups.May 22 - 1:00-2:30 pm - Picnic with Gwen the Corgi:  An all-ladies-of-the-youth group event at the Heninger Home.Friday June 4 - 8:00 pm - Outdoor Movie at the Heninger Home:  This will be a late e...  Read More
Youth Group Stuff Coming Up
by Debbie Mercado on April 30th, 2021
We are so happy to be meeting as a group again. We hope you and your families are enjoying spring as much as we are. We continue striving to balance everyone's safety with the emotional needs of our youth, and are so grateful for the opportunity to minister in their lives.We continue to meet during 2nd service on Sunday mornings @ 10:30 AM. Doors to the Student Center open at 10:00 AM. Join us thi...  Read More
Youth Group Update
by Debbie Mercado on April 15th, 2021
One thing that is clearer today than ever is how much teens need other teens in their lives. We are so grateful and happy that Northwest Church can offer a safe place for them to come and fellowship.Sunday Morning Students' time is during the second service at 10:30 a.m. (Doors open at 10:00 a.m.) We just finished our lesson series on the Crucifixion and Resurrection and will begin talking about w...  Read More
Students - Join us Sundays @ 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 pm
by Debbie Mercado on April 9th, 2021
Students ... Join us on Sunday so we can chat and encourage each other. Now that we're returning to our regular schedule of two services at 9:00 and 10:30 a.m., students will now meet during the second service at 10:30 a.m. in the Student Center. We will no longer utilize Zoom for remote connection.Sunday evening Youth Group resumes weekly starting on April 18th from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m....  Read More
Youth Group Scramble Sessions - Sundays, 11:30 AM
by Debbie Mercado on January 8th, 2021
Students ... welcome to a New Year! We hope you enjoyed your Christmas and New Year holidays. It's now time to reconnect! Join us after worship services via Zoom, and we'll chat and encourage each other. Meeting ID: 828 5980 0382 - Passcode: scrambleOne tap mobile: 1-253-215-8782 — 82859800382# US (Tacoma)...  Read More
Youth Group Update
by Debbie Mercado on October 16th, 2020
Can you believe that we are almost done with our first quarter of school? I hope everyone has adjusted to online school and is finding a new rhythm.Friday, October 16, is our Halloween Movie get together from 7:00-9:30 pm! The doors to the Student Center will be open at 6:30 p.m., and the movie starts at 7:00 pm. There will be a prize for the best costume. Oh ... and don't forget your mask!We are ...  Read More
Honoring our Grads - July 19
by Debbie Mercado on July 14th, 2020
Every year, we look forward to our tradition of celebrating those who are graduating from Middle School, High School, College or University, and Graduate School. We pay particular attention to our High School grads because they are launching into adulthood and starting a very significant new chapter in their lives.We will celebrate these graduates on Sunday, July 19 at our service at 10:30 a.m. Yo...  Read More
Student Ministry Fundraiser Dinner - Jan. 26
by Debbie Mercado on January 14th, 2020
Our students are passionate about service, mission, faith, and community. Each year, they rank serving at Kids Camp as the #1 event of the year—and they work hard all week. In 2020, our goal is to send our youth group on a mission trip, a youth camp designed to develop faith, and a fun-filled Fall retreat with neighboring churches. YOU CAN HELP by attending an exciting evening designed to raise fu...  Read More
Sign up today for FUSION Fall Youth Retreat on Nov. 15-17
by Debbie Mercado on October 22nd, 2019
Youth Group students ... there's still time to sign up for our awesome weekend getaway at CRISTA Camps’ Miracle Ranch! We'll enjoy fun activities including horseback riding, archery, paintball and a high ropes course, just to name a few! Our group will join other youth groups We will be joining with other youth groups to enjoy engaging guest speakers who will teach us more about God, as we go deep...  Read More
Youth Fall Celebration - Oct. 27 - Invite Your Friends!
by Debbie Mercado on October 22nd, 2019
Our lively youth group (Grades 7-12) is planning a Fall Celebration on October 27 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Come for special games, food, and a costume contest!! This is a great event to bring your friends!...  Read More
Youth Group Parents Meeting - Oct. 13
by Debbie Mercado on October 22nd, 2019
Youth Group Parents - Join us for a ministry update meeting on Sunday, October 13 at 4:30 pm in the Student Center. This will be a great time to come and learn about our plans for this school year including discipleship, youth band and the new Fall retreat!!...  Read More
Students Fall Celebration - Oct. 27
by Debbie Mercado on October 3rd, 2019
Middle School and High School students are invited to our Fall Celebration on Sunday, October 27 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Come for special games, food, and a costume contest!! This is a great event to bring friends....  Read More
Students Focusing on Mental Health
by Debbie Mercado on October 3rd, 2019
On Sunday mornings this Fall, our students are focusing on mental health and how if affects teens. Depression in teens is at an all-time high, and we want to be sure that we as a church are providing the support they need. We will be talking about the warning signs of depression and suicide, and what our students as peers and friends can do about it.Last Sunday, our students were given some inform...  Read More
FUSION - Fall Youth Retreat - Nov. 15-17
by Debbie Mercado on September 30th, 2019
We are SO excited to be offering an amazing weekend getaway with CRISTA camps for our youth group this November! It is sure to be a weekend filled with fun, adventure, and spiritual growth unlike anything students can experience anywhere else.NWChurch is offering this at a reduced rate of $99 per student for the entire weekend experience, and transportation to and from the camp will be provided.  ...  Read More
Student Ministry Focus - Fall 2019
by Debbie Mercado on August 29th, 2019
On Sunday mornings this Fall, our students will focus on mental health and how if affects teens. Depression in teens is at an all-time high, and we want to be sure that we as a church are providing the support they need. We will be talking about the warning signs of depression and suicide, and what our students as peers and friends can do about it. We will also be equipping them with several vette...  Read More
Youth Group Kick-Off - Sunday Night, 9/8
by Debbie Mercado on August 29th, 2019
Youth Group (grades 7-12) begins on September 8, meeting from 5:30-7:30 pm in the Student Center upstairs. If your student is looking for a place to make stronger connections and friendships this is the place to be! We play games, eat snacks, worship with our youth band, and learn about our great, big, beautiful God. Come check it out!...  Read More
Student Ministry - No Classes - Sept. 1
by Debbie Mercado on August 29th, 2019
Students will NOT be meeting in class on Sunday morning, Sept. 1. Instead we want our young guys and gals to worship with their families and be part of our special back to school blessing which will occur durning the service. We'll resume our Sunday morning class next week, Sept. 8....  Read More
Youth Group Guys Lunch Out - 2/17
by Debbie Mercado on January 31st, 2019
 All students (Middle/High School) of the male persuasion are invited to a lunch together with Isaiah Lockett, one of our Youth Group leaders.Sunday, February 17, 2019 - After second service Meet at the Community Life CenterPlease RSVP by calling or texting 269-275-7695....  Read More
GALentine's Dessert Banquet - 2/16
by Debbie Mercado on January 31st, 2019
This event is for our student (YG) girls only. We'll having fun making jewelry, eating good food, and getting to know each other better.February 16, 2019 - 1:00-4:00 pmPlease RSVP to get directions and to let us know how much food to get - 269-275-7695....  Read More
Students Super Bowl Party - 2/3
by Debbie Mercado on January 28th, 2019
This coming Sunday, February 3, we will be at the Thoman Home for a YG Super Bowl Party from 3:30-6:00 pm. There will be NO one at the church. If you need a ride or have any questions, feel free to call or text 269-275-7695....  Read More