Grade 9

The Gathering

Wednesdays // 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Some weeks there will be large group teachings or guest speakers, while other weeks students will choose from sessions such as Yoga Devotions, Faith and Art, Big Questions, Service Opportunities, etc. Each night kicks off with live music by the high school worship band and includes faith conversation and prayer in small groups led by volunteer high school Student Ministers. 2016-2017 Calendar

Additional Options

Choose one of these themed groups that meet as a small group with an adult leader. Groups sizes are limited and subject to change based on level of interest:

  • Video Bible Study // Wednesdays // 7:00 - 8:00 pm: Dig deep into the history, cultural context, and message of scripture primarily through The History Channel's The Bible mini-series. Small group breakout conversations led by volunteer Adult and Student Ministers. 2016-2017 Calendar
  • High School Worship Band // Wednesday Rehearsals 5:45 - 6:45 pm // Wednesday Gathering Worship 7:00 - 7:15 pm: Looking for guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and vocals to lead The Gathering opening worship on Wednesday evenings. Led by Shepherd of the Valley Worship Leader, Shawn Vaughan.
  • Self-Discovery for Service // Sundays // 1:00 - 2:00 pm: Identify the unique gifts and passions God has given you, taking a deeper look at LifeKeys and other resources, as you live and reflect on a life of faith and service. Led by volunteer Adult Ministers. 2016-2017 Calendar