Hello and welcome to the Youth Ministries page for Wilderness Community Church! My name is Brian Lamb and I am the Director of Youth Ministries. I along with an army of servant leaders help run the youth program. Please take a minute to read below and see what we have to offer. Feel free to contact me with any questions! 

- Brian | email | 540-972-8808 ext. 105

 

MISSION STATEMENT

The Wilderness Community Church Youth Ministry exists to reach youth for Christ; to connect with other Christians; to grow in faith; to serve those in need; and to honor God.

 

CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION ON OUR SUMMER MISSION TRIP TO THE BAHAMAS! 

 EXTREME YOUTH

Extreme Youth meets on Sundays from 4pm to 6pm during the school year. Youth connect through vibrant discussion, games, service, and worship. Our gatherings are designed to inspire, challenge, and encourage each young person in their faith in Jesus Christ.

Our ministry to middle and high school youth is called Extreme Youth. During the school year, Extreme Youth meets each Sunday evening at our facility at 10501 Plank Road (Route 3) in Spotsylvania County from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., unless there are special activities planned.

 

69306525 FB44 48AC 8D44 6CA9118D325CFALL RETREAT 

This years retreat is November 4-6, 2016 at Camp Hanover in Hanover, Virginia. This is a time for all the youth of the church to spend a weekend full of spiritual growth, team building, and worship. The cost of this year's trip is $100 and includes, Transportation, lodging, food, and a T-Shirt. The Keynote Speaker is Josh Berry, a third-year M.Div student at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, DC and music will be lead by Tim Hares, Contemporary Worship Leader at St. Luke's UMC in Yorktown, Virginia. 

 

 

 

 

 

IMG 1415SPRING RETREAT

We are headed to Dare2Share from March 10-11, 2017 at Hylton Memorial Chapel in Woodbridge, Virginia. We have limited tickets already reserved. This will be the final year of the Dare-2-Share retreat! Cost will be $50.00 and includes, registration, transportation, & lunch on Saturday.

 

 

 

 

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The youth are headed to Christiansburg, VA with Project SPY and to the Bahamas with Methodist Bahamas Habitat in summer 2017. The domestic mission trip is open to Middle and High School youth and varies from year to year. The international mission trip is offered ever other year and is open to rising 9th graders (at least 14 yrs old) through 12th graders.  The cost of this trip ranges from $300 - $400. The international trip cost between $1,200 - $1,500. Fundraising opportunities are made available throughout the year to offset the cost of mission trips.

 

 

 

 WILDERNESS WORSHIPERS

This is provided to our middle school youth during the 10:30am Celebration Service. It is a time for youth to worship and learn in a format for them to better undstand the word of God. 

 

ACTS

Awesome Christian Teen Sisters is for Middle and High School girls. This small group participates in bible study and real life discussions. They meet on Wednesdays at 7pm throughout the school year. 

 

CREW

Christians, Ready, Equipped & Ready is for Middle and High School guys. THis small group participates in bible study and real life discussions. They meet on Thursdays at 7pm throughout he school year 

 

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Information about our 5th Annual Car Show on June 24, 2017 will be made available in early 2017.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOCIAL MEDIA: SAFETY & AWARENESS 

Information about our Social Media Community Seminar scheduled for September 17, 2016 can be found here!

 

WILDERNESS WILD WEDNESDAYS

This is our summer youth program. It runs on most Wednesdays from mid-June to the beginning of August. Be sure to keep an eye out for the fun being planned for the Summer 2017!

 

SENIOR HIGH SUMMER BIBLE STUDY

A time for our senior high youth to gather and discuss various topis. We will pick a topic/theme for the summer and meet regularly to study together.