Middle School (6-8th grade) meets Wednesdays, 6:15-8:15pm in the Chapel
High School (9-12th grade) meets Sundays, 6:00-8:00pm in the Fellowship Hall
In both our high school and middle school gatherings we take the Up, In, and Out approach. We want to focus on knowing the Father through the Holy Spirit by way of the scripture - teaching students practical ways to engage with God. Out of a place of knowing God and His love for us, we are able to step deeper into our giftings with His power.
UP - is looking to the Trinity through worship, prayer and teaching.
IN - is the way we do community; encouraging each other and engaging each other through small groups.
OUT - is the way we pour back out what God has poured in us; carrying out the gospel and ministry of God to those in need.
Our nights consist of snacks and games, worship, teaching, and small groups. So come and join us for the exciting and fun adventure God has planned for us!
For a look at our gatherings, click the “Calendar” button below.
Youth Alpha Lock-In
6-12th grade | November 1 at 6pm - November 2 at 3pm at OLCC
Cost: $25 (If you need help with the cost or you’d like to sponsor a student, contact Kailey at email@example.com)
Youth Alpha Lock-In will be like a mini Summer Camp! We will have tons of fun playing games, making s’mores by the fire, and eating food together along with engaging in worship, Youth Alpha teachings, and small groups! Anyone is welcome even if they haven’t been to any Youth Alpha nights, so bring your friends!
Bring: sleeping bag, blankets, pillows, toothbrush, toothpaste, all things you need for overnight.
Please sign up below by Sunday, October 27, to help us plan for food!
Youth Alpha course
6-8th grade through December 4, 6:15-8:15pm in the Chapel
9-12th grade through December 8, 6:00-8:00pm in Fellowship Hall
We believe that everyone should have the chance to explore the Christian faith, ask questions, and share their point of view while eating together and playing games! We are excited to do this very thing by walking through the 9 week Alpha course as a youth group. Alpha is for believers and non-believers, so invite your friends!
We host events outside of our gatherings for the youth 3-5 times per year. Our events consist of things like World Mandate, Fall Weekend, Summer Camp, Summer Hangouts, Service Projects in the OKC Community, and such!
howtolifeokc | December 1, 6-8pm | OLCC
howtolife is a fast-growing global youth movement of students mobilized together to lead their peers to stand and live for Jesus. Some of our students are on the howtolifeokc leadership team and have started the very first student led movement in OKC. Students from different schools all over OKC come together in unity while bringing their own giftings. The evening consists of worship, testimonies, teachings, prayer, and a Gospel presentation. Our high school youth group will be joining this event!
World Mandate | February 7-9, 2020 | Waco, TX
World Mandate is a conference for high school students who want to worship God and change the world. This two-day gathering will feature four main sessions where you will experience dynamic worship, compelling teaching, and powerful encounters with God that will inspire and equip you to be part of what God is doing around the world. We take the first 14 high school students that sign up. Cost: $150, 9-12th grade.
Summer Hangouts | June 7, 14, 21, 2020
During the summer, we gather to have fun, fellowship, enjoy some good food and do things like: games, bbq at the park, volleyball, etc. If your an incoming 6th grader or just graduated 12th grade or anywhere in-between, join us for our summer hangouts during the month of June!
Youth Summer Camp | July 26-30, 2020
Each summer we take a trip with the students and leaders to gather and intentionally seek God’s presence together, worship like we want the world to change, play Night of Mayhem like tomorrow isn’t coming, and swim in their lake fed by a cold spring at Sky Ranch Cave Springs in Quapaw, OK. Ages: Going into the 6th grade and finished the 12th grade.
To receive the updates and reminders:
6-8th grade: text the word "olccfusion" to 405-445-6538
9-12th grade: text the word "olcchighschool" to 405-445-6538
Youth Ministry Team
High School Youth Pastor