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Arlington Heights | Students

We give our students a strong Biblical foundation of faith that will prepare them to face the many challenges of life. When you visit, you’ll be warmly welcomed and included right away. Our leaders are screened and trained volunteers who love working with teenagers! Each of them has a passion for the Gospel and a love for developing the next generation. 

When We Meet

Sundays, 9:30 a.m.

  • Middle School (6th to 8th grade): Student Ministries Center
  • High School (9th to 12th grade): Student Ministries Center

Wednesdays, 6:30-8:45 p.m., during the school year

  • Middle School (6th to 8th grade): 
    • 6:30-7 p.m. Hangout time in the Gym, Cafe and Student Ministries Center
    • 7 p.m. Worship in the Sanctuary

Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30 p.m., during the school year

  • High School (9th to 12th grade):
    • 6:30-7 p.m. Hangout in Gym, Cafe and Student Ministries Center -
    • 7 p.m. Worship in the Sanctuary

Follow us! 


Dennis Colton, Pastor of Student Ministries, 224.764.4029
Trevor Myers, Director of High School
Ryan Potelicki, Director of Middle School


How many students attend?

We have around 75 Middle School and 75 High School students on a typical night of youth group. 

What does a typical youth group night look like?

A typical youth group night includes worship, Bible teaching, small group discussion, games and snacks. It's a great balance of fun activities, relational growth and spiritual depth. 

What group and leaders will my child be with?

Students are divided into small groups by grade and gender. Each group has a minimum of two screened adult volunteers.