Family & Youth Fellowship


Youth & Young Adult Programs

God Squad

Led by Chip Richter, accomplished singer and songwriter, featuring captivating live music, interactive lessons, and a craft. Sessions for this children’s ministry program are developed specifically for each age group to share the love of God and promote age appropriate enjoyment and learning. Children under age 4 must be accompanied by an adult.

God Squad meets Tuesday – Thursday in Bradley Temple at 301 Cedar Ave.

Ages 4-6 | 9-9:45 a.m.

Ages 7-9 | 10-10:45 a.m.

Middle Grade Madness (MGM)

Led by John and Bonnie Wilkie, dynamic teachers and singer/songwriters, is a time for middle school youth, ages 10-14, to enjoy fellowship, fun and activity-based learning.  participants will discover the relevance of God in their lives, enjoy music, meet new friends, and participate in games and activities.

MGM meets Monday-Thursday from 9:30-11 a.m. in Cherry Park

In the event of inclement weather, MGM will be held in the Upper Room next to World Next Door at 203 W. 2nd St.


Underground is open from 6-10 p.m. Sunday – Friday.  Supervised teen activities happen throughout the summer.  

Young Adult Ministries

A special fellowship for young adults (ages 18-24) is offered on Tuesday evenings called Dinner Along the Trail that provides a meal and conversations about journeys of faith. Led By Bret Johnson, Lakeside has young adult ministries.  

Check the calendar of events for the most current information on all Youth & Family activities.