...there is in my heart as it were a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I am weary with holding it in, and I cannot. - Jeremiah 20:9
Welcome to IGNITE!
Our Middle & High School
Student Ministry at GRACE!
IGNITE meets Sunday nights at 6:00 PM
Sunday School meets each week on Sundays at 9:00 AM.
-Middle School students grades 6-8 meet upstairs in the office area by the boardroom. Taught by Matt & Tracy Draudt.
-High school students grades 9-12 meet at the Youth House (Beacon) taught by Curt & Lisi Cuckler
IGNITE welcomes all students in grades 6-12.
We exist to help lead students to become strong and devoted followers of Jesus Christ. Our goal is to teach them important Biblical foundational truths that will not only help sustain them through middle school & high school, but well beyond.
IGNITE meets Sunday nights through Sunday - April 14, 2019 from 6:00-7:30 PM in the Activity Center (then we move to the Youth House) for games, music & food, large group & small groups. We will be having events througout the year. Leaders are Jim & Jamie Rathbun and Matt & Tracy Draudt.
Parent volunteer opportunities are always available. Contact the church office if you want to find out what areas are needed.
Upcoming Events Fall 2018:
Pumpkin Patch & Hayride: October 27 from 1:00-3:00 PM, Hidden Creek Farms, 581 South Galena Road Sunbury, Ohio 43074. Register in the Atrium by Sunday, October 21.
Deck the Halls Church Christmas Decorating: Sunday, November 18, 6:00 PM.
Christmas Party (last time we meet until Sunday, January 6): Sunday, December 2, 6:00 PM, Youth House. Each student is asked to bring a wrapped $5.00 generic gift for gift exchange.
To see every middle and high school student in our community experience the grace, hope, and purpose of the Gospel.
To foster a Gospel-centered community of parents, leaders, and students that:
Grow in their love of God
Extends that love to their neighbors and friends & service those in need
Gospel-Centered- Encourage spiritual growth through the study and discussion of the Bible.
Joy filled- Provide a supportive, fun, loving environment where students are known and cared for.
Outward Facing- Fostering a community where Christian and non-Christian students alike feel valued and respected.
Mercy Minded-To extend the grace we've experienced to others throughout our community by serving those in need.