NEW HORIZON YOUTH MINISTRY

 

“Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity” (1Timothy 4:12).

 

 

Mission Statement

To disciple youth to be examples of the believer in every area of their lives. To prepare, enable, and equip youth with the knowledge and practice of ministry so they can demonstrate a living passion for Christ and reach others with the Gospel.

 

Goals

  • To raise up disciples of Christ.

  • To support and encourage youth as they navigate the unique challenges that young people encounter.

  • To grow our faith and demonstrate God’s love and grace through our lives and relationships. 

  • Develop Christ centered relationships with one another through small groups, prayer meetings, fellowships, and mentoring.

  • To encourage and equip youth to faithfully use their God given gifts to glorify God.

  • Create an atmosphere of worship where young people are comfortable expressing their commitment and dedication to Jesus.

 

How Do We Accomplish These Goals?

1.  RELATIONSHIP

        Primarily the relationship between the student and the Lord.  (Colossians 3:13)

        Secondary the relationship between each other. (Proverbs 27:6)

2.  DISCIPLESHIP/EDUCATION

        Discipleship/Education from a leader to a student. (2nd Timothy 2:2)

        Discipleship/Education from a student to peers. (2nd Timothy 2:20-21)

3. EQUIPPING/PREPARING

       Raising up a generation that is able to make disciples. (Ephesians 4:11-12)

       Teaching/Bible Study/Applying the Word of God

4.  SENDING

        The Spirit sending the empowered. (Acts 1:8)

        God’s people sent once prepared. (1st Peter 2:9-10)