Youth Ministry at Bethany Green Lake

Led by the Holy Spirit, we exist to love, inspire, and equip middle and high school students and their families to follow and be transformed by Christ.

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Special Events

Here are some events to look forward to in the next few months!

Camp Attitude Celebration and Sharing

Sunday, November 24, 5pm  | Community Life Center (CLC)

Join as we celebrate highlights of our first Camp Attitude serving trip, and announce details for the upcoming intergenerational trip in Summer 2020!

Sing and Serve: Christmas Edition

Sunday, December 8  | Dinner at 5pm in CLC, Program from 6-7:45pm beginning in Chapel

The whole family is invited to join us for a time of fellowship, worship, and service projects to benefit our local community. Middle School Gathering will join this event.

Middle School Christmas Party

Sunday, December 15, 6-7:45pm  | Community Life Center

Wear your most festive Christmas attire, bring a wrapped white elephant gift, and join for a fun evening! This is our last Sunday evening Middle School Gathering of 2019.

High School Christmas Party

Wednesday, December 18, 6:30-8:30pm  | Community Life Center

We'll have it all: Christmas music, Christmas snacks, Christmas cheer, Christmas fun. What's missing? You and your friends! Come in Christmas swag and bring a wrapped white elephant gift. This is our last Wednesday evening High School Gathering of 2019.

Winter Camp 2020: Save the Date!

Friday, January 17 - Sunday, January 19, 2020 | Black Diamond Camp
Open to all middle and high school students.

Middle School

6th–8th Grade

Sunday Mornings - Middle School Sunday School

9:30am, 11am | Sanctuary Classroom B

Middle school students are invited to join our church family for worship before being dismissed for a time of fellowship, fun, and learning from scripture. Our class meets in Sanctuary Classroom B (upstairs).

Sunday Evenings - Middle School Gathering

6–7:45pm | the CLC

Every week we gather together to learn more about what it means to belong to a community and a loving God. We'll be spending time together finding freedom in games, worship, the truths of scripture, small group conversation, and fellowship together.

Our last Sunday evening gathering for 2019 is our Christmas Party on December 15 (see above for details!). We'll start back up on Sunday, January 5.

High School

9th–12th Grade

Sunday Worship

High school students are invited to join their friends and family for Sunday worship. Services at 8am, 9:30am, 11am, and 7pm.

Wednesday Evenings - High School Gathering

6:30-8:30pm, in the CLC

We'll meet for fellowship, worship, plenty of fun, and learning from Scripture. This is a place to belong, grow, and find rest and renewal in the middle of the week. Our evenings are centered around small groups, where students have the opportunity to grow in relationship with friends, with leaders, and with God.

On Wednesday, November 27, our high school group will join the whole church for our annual Thanksgiving Eve service at 7pm in the sanctuary.

Our last Wednesday evening gathering for 2019 is our Christmas Party on December 18 (see above for details!). We'll start back up on Wednesday, January 8.

Monthly Grad Prep Nights

Monthly, Next on Sunday, December 15, 7-9pm

For current juniors and seniors. Discover together what faith looks like after high school and how to be equipped for the challenges of a new season. Please contact Pastor Chris for meeting address, program calendar, with any questions. 

MOre Opportunities for Students


For all school-aged kids interested in learning more about baptism, contact Pastor Chris Lyons. We will meet to share details around the meaning of baptism as a step of faith - and why it is so amazing to have the whole church cheer us on! It's a great privilege to love, inspire, and equip our families to follow Jesus together!

Prayer Partners

This program aims to connect adults with youth by mutually praying for one another throughout the seasons of life. To best love, inspire, and equip our children, students, and families, this ministry helps deep intergenerational connections happen so that belonging becomes contagious in our midst. 
Contact Chris Lyons for more information at


Contact Brian Valley, Director of Youth Ministry, at

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