Summer Camps and Mission Trips

Registration for Summer Camps and Mission Trips is now open. Get your calendars ready and click for more info and to sign up! Deadline has passed - call the Youth & Family office to see if spaces remain, 336-3734.

Children│Preschool – 5th Grade

Scripture First and Wednesday WOW. Classes on Sunday mornings from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.and Family Scripture First at 10:40 a.m. in the Pentecost Room; Wednesday nights from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. and on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays, from 4 – 5 p.m., in the Gathering Room. Look for more information at



Middle School│6th – 8th Grade

NEW – Middle School Youth Group begins Sunday, April 23, from 4 – 5:30 p.m. Join Elias and Heather for a time of games, Bible study, fun activities and more! You can bring ALL your friends and meet new ones! Something brand new for awesome middle schoolers!

Sixth, Seventh & Eighth Grade Confirmation meets on Wednesdays, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. We begin in the Sanctuary. Please remember your Bible and confirmation binder. 

High School│9th – 12th Grade

Youth Group meets on Wednesdays, from 7:30 – 9 p.m. in Manos de Cristo. Friends are welcome.

Scripture First for Youth meets on Sundays, in Manos de Cristo at 9:30 or 10:40 - 11 a.m. (head to 9:30 worship and then come right after for Bible study OR… still be able to go to 11 a.m. worship.) Yummy treats will always be served! Learn the Scripture. Hear the Bible. Share the Scriptures.

HS Bible Studys meet on Thursdays, Mornings from 6:30 - 7:30 a.m at Caribou Coffee on East 10th St.  Afternoons from  4-5 p.m. at Bagel Boy on south Minnesota Ave. Meet Elias there and bring your bible and a friend or two!

Children, Youth & Family Staff

Marnie Dahle Backer
Director of Youth & Family Ministry
(605) 339-1983 ext. 204

Elias Youngquist
Youth Minister
(605) 339-1983 ext. 235

Heather Smith
Children’s Minister
(605) 339-1983 ext. 238

Kristy Zuraff
Youth & Family Administrative Assistant
(605) 339-1983 ext. 228

Nursery Staff
Kris Stark & Samantha Stark,
Nursery Coordinators

Gayle Johnson
Annel Jolo
Irma Rodriguez Leon
Sarah Rasmussen

Liability/Medical Release Form

All youth (members and non members) need to complete a liability/medical release form to participate in any off site activities.