The Student Minstry at Christ United focuses on changing the world by introducing the next generation to a relationship with Jesus Christ and His Church by providing programs that encourage a Biblical foundation, active participation, and outward orientation.

weekly schedule

9:16 WORSHIP | SUNDAYS @ 9:16 A.M.
Our 9:16 Youth service is specifically designed to engage students, with age appropriate worship and teaching. Grab a friend and check it out.

Dinner is available for $3. Praise & worship and separate Middle School & High School activities/classes.

Each Wednesday night we will eat dinner in the Christ Center Gym, the cost is $7 for Adults and $5 for Students. Then we will head upstairs to the youth area where you can choose between: 
Live Large, Be Different, Shine Bright | 6th - 8th Grade | Want to rise up and do things no one expects? Join us as we cover topics such as competition, laughter, cliques, encouragement, and several others that will guide you in the process of being a more vibrant follower of Jesus.
Middle School Bible Study | 6th - 8th Grade | Join us each week as we dive into different books of the Bible and understand how they relate to our lives today.
Engage in the Movement | 9th - 12th grades | Want to make a difference in the world around you but not sure how? Join us for Engage in the Movement as we make our lives count by using the influences God has even us to make earth look more like heaven.
High School Bible Study | 9th - 12th Grade| What is forgiveness? Who do we need to forgive? Just our friends or everyone who has done wrong to us? How do I know that I have been forgiven? Join us each week as we at forgiveness

Upcoming Events


22 | ULTIMATE TRAINING EVENT | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m | Fellowship Hall | We are hosting an incredible training event for anyone who volunteers with students or kids. This one-day event will have seminars on everything from understanding the teenage brain to creative storytelling with kids. We will cover your $15 registration that includes lunch, but you need to email Mike Rollins at to make sure we know you're coming!

29 | PUMPKIN UNLOAD/SETUP | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Come and help us transform the dirt parking lot into a fun patch for pumpkins by moving hay bales, setting up pop-up tents, and decorating. 

30 | FOOD TRUCK SUNDAY/OPEN PUMPKIN PATCH | 11:45 a.m. -2:00 p.m. | Pumpkin Patch | Bring the whole family and join us for good food from some of our area food trucks. There will be music, fellowship and the pumpkins as we celebrate opening day of The Pumpkin Patch. CLICK HERE to see what food trucks will be available.


1 - 31 | PUMPKIN PATCH | Sunday: 12:00 p.m. - Dusk, Monday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - Dusk | Take your family's holiday picture surrounded by piles of colorful pumpkins and enjoy the bouncy slide. The Pumpkin Patch is free to visit and open every day, with plenty of pumpkins of all sizes and colors to purchase. 

5 - 8 | WAVES GIRLS CONFERENCE IN DESTIN, FL | 6th - 12th Grade Girls | Join us for a weekend retreat in Destin, FL. This conference is geared towards encouraging and equipping young women to discover their identity in Christ. Students will gain insight into their unique God given calling in order to make WAVES for Christ in their homes, communities, and the world. Cost: $150. Sign up at or email Leigh Contratto for more details. 

20 | FALL FAMILY DAY | 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | The Pumpkin Patch | Join us for inflatables, petting zoo, puppets, food and much more! 

26 -27 | MIDDLE SCHOOL UP ALL NIGHT | 6th - 8th Grade | 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. | Join us for a night of skating, roasting s'mores over a bonfire, a movie, and an all-nighter at the church. Be prepared for a Halloween costume contest! Cost $10. Register at

31 | IT'S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN | 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | The Pumpkin Patch | Join us for a special screening of It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! We will sit in The Pumpkin Patch to watch everyone's favorite Halloween classic on the big screen. Popcorn and drinks will be served. There is no cost to attend. Rain Location: Christ Center Gym.

Mike Rollins, Director of Student Ministry

Leigh Contratto, Associate Student Minister