Church Youth Group in Kansas City

Welcome to EBC's Student Ministry

Welcome to EBC Student Ministry

(7th through 12th Grade)

At Emmanuel Baptist Church, we love and value students. We exist to support families by engaging students within and beyond our walls with transforming gospel truth.

Student Ministry Overview

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Our Guiding Scriptures for Student Ministry

Truth

We’ll value the absolute truth of God’s Word

(2 Timothy 4:2. Hebrews 4:12, Acts 2:42)

Worship

We’ll value experiencing God in true, passionate worship.

(John 4:23-24, Psalm 100:1-2, Ephesians 5:18-19)

Belong

We’ll value finding real life in soul-nourishing community.

(Matthew 22:36-40, James 5:16, 1 Thess. 2:8, Proverbs 20:29)

Grow

We’ll value progressing in faith and knowledge.

(2 Peter 3:18, Acts 2:42, 2 Peter 1:5-7, Ephesians 2:10)

Reach

We’ll practice living and giving the gospel message of Jesus Christ. 

(Matthew 28:19-20, 5:13-16, John 3:16, 20:21, Romans 10:13-15)

 

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We treasure the opportunity to create a place for your student to worship and learn with youth their age in a fun and engaging environment.

On Sunday mornings, our church youth group for students 7th-12th grade meets from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for engaging worship, Bible study, and fellowship!  On Wednesday evenings we meet from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. for small group activities!

We pride ourselves in offering a fun and Bible-centered youth group in Kansas City. It’s also easy to register!

Pre-register today to make your first visit a little smoother!

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Equipping Hour – Sunday Pre-Service Classes

Topic Equipping Hour - Sunday Pre-Service Classes
Age College, Adult, Senior | Gender Mixed
Day Sundays | Time 9:30-10:30 am

Equipping Hour – Sunday Pre-Service Classes

  • A class focused on practical Christian living, utilizing more of a discussion-based format to guide the learning of the Scripture. This quarter (September 12-Nov. 28), the class will be in a study on Christian community and what that practically should like, according to Bible. The class will be taught by Josias Aleman in Room 216.
  • A class focused on core doctrines of the Christian faith and a study of apologetics, with a lecture style format to guide the learning of Scripture. This quarter (September 12-Nov. 28), the class will be in a study on the history and teachings of Jehovah’s Witnesses, and how we as Christians can witness to them with the truth of God’s Word. The class will be taught be Bruce Wacker in Room 217/219/221.
  • A class focused on verse-by-verse Bible study, with a mix of lecture and discussion to guide the learning of Scripture. This quarter (September 12-Nov. 28), the class will be in a chronological study of Paul’s letters, and the lessons we learn from these writings. The class will be led by Caleb Wager in Room 220.
  • A class which utilizes the Lifeway quarterly literature, incorporating a mix of lecture and discussion to guide the learning of Scripture. This quarter (September 12-Nov. 28), the class will be in the books of Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon. The class will be led by Sandy Peterson in Room 130/134.

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Sermon Series: The Cross-Shaped Life Series

Topic Sermon Series: The Cross-Shaped Life Series
Age College, Adult, Senior | Gender Mixed
Day Sundays | Time 10:45-12:00 pm

Sermon Series: The Cross-Shaped Life Series

We invite you to join us in-person or online in our series: The Cross-Shaped Life Series What is a one-word description that would sum up the Christian life? Over the next three weeks, join us as we talk about sacrifice, the one word that changes the way we look at our lives individually, as a local church, and as the body of Christ engaging the world. Join our service Online LIVE or In-Person at our Overland Park, Kansas location. As most of our congregation have been vaccinated and in accordance with local guidelines, we are allowing attendees to use their own discretion with mask wearing. Our team is continuing to clean our facilities at high standards to help mitigate the potential of spreading any germs. Invite a friend by sending them this url or our Facebook event.

Sermon Overviews:

May 9, 2021: The Call to Sacrifice- Hearing Christ's command to take up our cross is a challenge to sacrifice in unprecedented ways for Christ and His Kingdom. May 16, 2021: The Reward of Sacrifice- The sacrificial life costs much in this life, but reaps eternal rewards in the life to come. Knowing of this reward encourages and spurs us on to good deeds for the Lord. May 23, 2021: The Life of Sacrifice- Knowing the command and reward is one thing; figuring out how to practically live a life of sacrifice is another thing altogether. Find out from God's Word how to take steps of faith and sacrifice for God's glory.

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