This Youth Ministry exists to restore people and rebuild places with the gospel of Jesus Christ as we make disciples of our covenant youth and their friends.


High Life Mystery Trip Registration Now Open - Register Here


Registration for the High Life Mystery Trip, December 29, 2014 – January 1, 2015, is now open! The early bird registration cost is $295 for those who register by December 5. The cost for those who register after December 5 is $325. Space is limited. Registration and payments are submitted online. For more information, please contact Emily Martin, 706.262.8849.


Upward Bound Winter Retreat Registration Opens November 9 –                 Register Here

Registration for the Upward Bound Winter Retreat, February 6-8, opens November 9. The cost is $185 for those who want to ski and $195 for those who want to snowboard. The registration deadline is January 23. Registration and payments are submitted onlineFor more information, please contact Emily Martin, 706.262.8849.


2014-15 Discipleship Groups

Discipleship groups are for students in grades 7-12. They are grouped based on gender and age, and placed with an adult leader who will lead and shepherd them. These groups address three big needs in the life of a follower of Jesus:

  • Discipleshipgrowth in students' relationships with Christ;
  • Fellowshipgrowth in students' relationships with brothers and sisters in Christ; and
  • Evangelismgrowth in students' relationship to the world in order to make disciples of Jesus Christ.

Discipleship groups meet at First Pres on Sunday afternoons from 5 to 6:15 p.m.


Weekly Youth Activities

Sunday                            Weekdays                   

Sunday School
6th grade: Upstairs, Youth Ministry Building
7th-8th grade: Youth Ministry Building
9th-12th grade: Youth Ministry Building
Sundays: 9:45 a.m.

  Upward Bound
   (6th – 8th grades) 
    At Westminster School  

       Mondays:  7 – 8:30 p.m. 

Discipleship Groups
   (7th – 12th grades)    
Sundays during the school year: 5 p.m. 
Groups meet at First Pres

High Life

    (9th – 12th grades)   
   Wednesdays:  7:30 – 9 p.m.

Tuesday Morning Prayer
Meets during school year: 6 a.m.

Weekly Upward Bound and High Life meetings give students the opportunity to 
worship, play and hear the gospel together in a safe and encouraging environment.

Please call the youth office (706.262.8849) for more information on locations and events.



 * Parent Articles
 * Liability & Consent Form
 * Child Protection Policy 

 * Complete the FPC Background Check (required for all youth ministry staff & volunteers)

* DGroup Leader Resources


Youth Staff
John Franks, Associate Pastor of Family Nurture
Caleb Click, Pastor to Youth
Clifton Tippins, Middle School Director, Assistant Youth Director
Erica Wright, Two Year Intern
Mackenzie Burgess, Two Year Intern
Emily Martin, Administrative Assistant

If you have any questions, or want to get involved with the Youth Ministry, please contact the Youth Ministry Office, 706.262.8849.



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