Purpose Statement

The YOUTH ministries of American Reformed Church exist to:

  • YIELD our hearts to God – worship
  • OPEN our minds to His Word – discipleship
  • UNITE with His family – fellowship
  • TELL others about His love – evangelism
  • HELP serve in His kingdom – ministry

Youth Activities

The Vine Sr. High Youth Group (9th-12th grade in youth room) – Sun. @ 10:50-11:40 AM

Sunday School (6th-8th grades) – Sun. @ 10:50-11:40 AM

Power Crunch Supper (multi-purpose room) – Wed. @ 5:30-6:00 PM

The Hub Middle School Youth Group (6th-12th grade in youth room) – Wed. @ 6:00-7:00 PM

#507 Quarterly Youth Rally (6th-12th grades) – 4 times a year at local churches @ 6:30-8:00 PM – next one is Dec. 2 at American Lutheran

Summer Mission Trips and Youth Conferences

Upcoming Special Events

*** Christmas Program Practice – Wed., Dec. 13 @ 6 PM
*** Christmas Program – Sun., Dec. 17 @ 9:30 AM – Be there at 9:10 AM & meet in the choir room
*** Last Day to Give to the LEGO Project – Sun., Dec. 17 – 
*** The Hub Christmas Party – Sun., Dec. 20 @ 6 PM



Suggested Links

Synod Youth – Synod of the Heartland activities including Power Connection, the Middle School Retrreat, and Rocky Mountain High

Inspiration Hills Camp & Retreat Center – Reformed Church Camp in Inwood, IA

Northwest Iowa Teens Encounter Christ – Powerful Christian weekend retreat for 10th-12th grade students based in NW Iowa

Crossroads Teens Encounter Christ – Powerful Christian weekend retreat for 9th-12th grade students based in the tri-state area

LifeLight Music Festival – Large outdoor 3-day Christian concert in Worthing, SD over Labor Day weekend

Dare2Share – Resources for outreach and devotions focused on The CAUSE

goTandem – Daily phone call, email or text with scripture and encouragement

Planet Wisdom – Daily devotions for life-changing discipleship for world-changing students

YouVersion – Bible reading plans with mobile applications

Live Curriculum – Youth sponsors online access to our youth group curriculum

Real World Parents – Help for families to grow in Christ and to accomplish God’s purpose