Youth Ministry

Youth Head Logo Picture

Our Youth minister, Yener and Youth Intern, Oana, run a variety of activities for young people at Church on the Heath.

For information about activities for under 11s please visit the Children’s page.

 

 Sunday

Roots logo‘Roots’ Youth Group: 

Sunday mornings throughout the year for those in school years 7-12 (aged 11+). Lots of fun and a chance to learn more about God.

We normally meet downstairs in the Church Cafe during the morning service, approximately between 10:15 am – 11:30 am. Refreshments included (brioche and OJ)!

During all-age services (normally on the 1st Sunday of each month), we stay in the morning service to worship together.

Located at the Church on the Heath; hosted by COTHY Ministry.

 

•‘Roots’ Leaders: 

Older youth (aged 15+) can volunteer to help lead Roots. These meet earlier at 9:30 to set up.

 

•Church of Rock 

The Youth Band meets every other Sunday afternoon (normally 3pm – 4:30pm) in term time.

Led by Jason & Yener

 

 

Tuesday

Youth Cafe logo new calendar n timeYouth Cafe 

An after-school café in the church in term time for Year 7+.

Free donut and hot chocolate, plus Tuck Shop that sells sweets that Morrison’s doesn’t have.

Come along and join in the activities or just chill.

Located at the Church on the Heath; hosted by COTHY Ministry.

 

Wednesday


Vibe logo new calendar n time‘VIBE’ 

VIBE  happens every Wednesday evening during term time between 6pm-7pm for Year 7+. Free entry! Refreshments provided, plus Tuck Shop that sells sweets that Morrison’s doesn’t have!

 

We take over the whole church building for one hour:

  • 45 mins of games + activities
  • 10 mins craft or skill session
  • 5 mins God Spot

Located at the Church on the Heath; hosted by COTHY Ministry

 

•‘VIBE’ Leaders

Older youth (years 9-13, aged 15+) can volunteer to help lead VIBE. These meet earlier at 5:30 to set up. At the end of the evening (from 7pm to 8pm) there is informal time – make use of the youth facilities; Prepare for Duke of Edinburgh Awards; or just chill out.

 

Thursday

Rooted logorootED

Do you have deep Questions?

Do you want to have fun?

Do you like Pizza?

Are you year 7+?

 

Come and chew the fat with us as we explore what it means to know God personally:

  • 20 mins – Pizza, Drinks & Chat
  • 40 mins – Going Deeper, plus Q&A time
  • 30 mins – Games & Activities

Join “rootED”, our Young Christian Discipleship Group for Year 7+

Hosted by COTHY Ministry.

 

 

 

Other activities and events

•Social events:
We try to do something socially every few months for young people to bring friends along to. Previous activities include film nights, donutting, ice skating and Quizzes.

Click here for the latest programme.

 

•Coffee and Cake:

Need a chat about faith, life, school or something else? We love meeting up in coffee shops, eating cake and listening to what’s going on in your life. We’re quite friendly, honest! Speak to us at one of the youth groups to arrange a time.

 

Soul Survivor 2018Soul Survivor:

COTHY will be heading up to Week B of Soul Survivor on 18 to 22 August 2018.

Soul Survivor summer conferences are for any young people (aged 12-18) and they reflect our two great passions: to go deeper in our relationship with God and to have fun!

Click here to download more details, including:

  • information on how to book your place as part of the Church on the Heath Youth Group
  • forms for you and your parent/guardian to complete and hand to Yener.

 

 

faccts_logoFACCTS:

There are 4 fantastic schools workers in our town, who work for Fleet and Crookham Churches Together in Schools. They regularly take assemblies; and help with RE lessons, Christian Unions, school trips and other events. If you see them hanging around your school in their FACCTS polo shirts do say “hello!” More information about FACCTS is available on their Facebook page.

If you’re at Calthorpe Park secondary school, come along to CU:

  • Lunch Club – Wednesday Lunchtimes, 12.40 to 1:15 – fun activities; refreshments (packet of crisps, chocolate bar and drink); and a 5 to 10 minute “God Spot”
  • Youth Alpha – Thursday Lunchtimes, 12.40 to 1:15 – come along and have interesting conversations about everything including faith with each other. Find out & explore more about what Christians actually believe.