Welcome to Student Ministries!

Middle school and high school are awesome years, but they can also be really difficult years, especially for parents and students who want to be growing spiritually during this time. We are here to help! Through our programming we focus on building up students and parents in their relationship with Jesus in a number of different ways. Below you will find a snapshot of each of the different programs we offer. 


WED.FREN-Z: (Middle School)

Meets Wednesdays from 7:00 to 8:30 PM in the Loft/Café

Our middle school students love to have fun and learn about Jesus! Click here to find out more about Wed. Fren-Z. 





Encounter: (High School)

Meets Sundays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in the Loft/Café

Our high school students take it to the next level with great friendships and solid teaching. Click here to find out more about Encounter.





Family Class

Meets Sundays at 9:00am in the Loft (September – May)

Family class is a place for middle school and high school students and their parents to grow in their relationships with Jesus together! Click here to find out more about Family Class.



Fun Events:

We believe that Student Ministries should be fun! Therefore, during the year we do tons of different outings as a ministry. Here are just a few of them:Water World. Camp Elim. Winter Retreat. Drive-in movie theater. Laser tag. Bike rides. Hickory Village VBS. Hikes. Our ministry is an active one! There are lots of memories to be had in good company in Student Ministries! Stay tuned to this page for upcoming events


Half Step:

Half Step is a place for high school students who are passionate about music, but more importantly, it is a place for students to feel loved, accepted, and encouraged to grow in their creativity! Half Step is open to any high school aged students who are interested in music, photography, drama, or other performing arts.  No level of experience, application, or fee is necessary.  Come as you are! Click HERE to find out more about Half Step.




 A faith based CrossFit class for High School students who want to work on their strength, agility, and endurance in the context of a fun and challenging atmosphere whether you're a serious athlete or you've never been in a gym before.

Monday's Wednesday, and Fridays from 3:30 pm - 4:40 pm starting June 4th with a mini-competition on August 3rd. 

$100 for the summer.  More information HERE.

I’m Pastor Steve and I am the Pastor of Student Ministries at Faith. If you have any questions about Student Ministries, please do not hesitate to contact me. My email address is

In Christ,

Steve Baumgaertner



If you have a heart for young people and would like to serve in Faith's Student Ministries - please contact Pastor Steve at  Please begin the process by completing our volunteer application.

Click HERE to complete Student Ministries Volunteer Application.






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