Exciting things are happening in our youth department with opportunities that combine our values of passionately loving God, connecting with old and new friends, serving and spreading His love to others, and all of it topped with laughter and fun! Stop in. Say hello. Spread the word!


Sundays, 10:30–11:30am, Arden Hills Youth Center & Roseville Room 115 
For grades 6–12. Food, friendships and solid foundational teaching. TRUE U (youth version of the Truth Project by Focus on the Family) includes DVD teachings with Dr. Stephen Meyer. This study unpacks four world views pitting them against each other in a quest to decide which one gives the best answers. Dr. Meyer examines the evidence and provides tools needed for students to defend their faith and make it their own.


Wednesdays, Arden Hills (enter Door B)  |  Dinner: 5:15–6:30pm  |  Open Gym: 6–6:30pm
Confirmation: Now–May 10, 6:30–8pm, Youth Center
For grades 6–9. Confirmation is designed to position students to encounter the living God.  Through the study of God’s Word, prayer, worship, accountability, service and gathering together with other believers, Confirmands won’t just hear about God, they will experience Him. Pastor Vaagenes provides the pastoral leadership where students affirm their faith in Jesus Christ and God the Father and learn to walk their lives empowered by the Holy Spirit. Contact Andra Wheatley.
Youth Group: 6:30–8pm
Worship, large group teaching and small group discussions. All are welcome. Contact Willie Gunard.

Registration fee (reduced-half year): $10/person or $40/family max.

First Fridays

Friday, April 7, 6:33–10pm, Arden Hills Youth Center
GO! The Great Commission (Matthew 28:18–20). Speaker: Rick Engel. Bring your friends and enjoy pizza, worship, teaching and a large group game. Upcoming: May 5-FIND.

Feed My Starving children

Saturday, April 29, 3:30–7:30pm, meet at Arden Hills
You can make a difference in the world by helping pack meals for children in need. “Turn hunger into hope with your own two hands.” Check in at Arden Hills. Bus departs for the Coon Rapids packing location at 4pm. Contact Willie Gunard. Families welcome!


Youth Coordinator: Willie Gunard
Administrator/Confirmation: Andra Wheatley
Program Assistant: Connie Hoffman