Youth Ministry

Encounter Youth Ministry

A team of middle and high school students gathering weekly to have fun, be friends and worship Jesus! Age Group: 7th-12th Grade (13-18yrs old). We meet on Wednesday nights 6:30pm-8:30pm at New Hope Community Church. We are currently focusing on “Standing Firm” from the book of Ephesians. Come join us as we learn to serve our families, friends and local communities.

Typical Wednesday Night Schedule

  • Games
  • Announcements
  • Singing (Praise and Worship Songs)
  • Teaching
  • Small Group Discussions
  • Snacks

Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity. – 1 Timothy 4:12 – Encounter Theme Verse.

Youth Director: Ben and Courtney Burds
Contact Ben at