Upcoming Events


Sunday AM

Community Groups & Next Gen Worship

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Sunday PM

Missions, Fellowship, & Fun!

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Wednesday PM

Student Worship

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Sunday AM

On Sunday mornings, we have Community Groups from 9:45-10:45a. Breakfast items are usually a part of this, as well as coffee for the adult teachers. We use Intersections, a deep Discipleship curriculum designed for students.  that is part of a Next Gen strategy for our church. Both Middle School and High School meets on the first floor of the FLC building.

After Community Groups, we have a Next Gen Service at 11a that is designed specifically with our students and the next generation in mind. 

Sunday PM

Sunday nights from 5:00-6:30, our Middle School students help with our K5-5th grade ZIP program in the Children’s area located in the main building. While Middle School helps with the K5-5th graders the High School students meet in the first floor of the FLC building for a small group study based on a recently published book or curriculum. Some of the recent ones have included books by Louie Giglio, Matt Chandler, Levi Lusko, and Amy-Jo Girardier.

Middle School and High School may do activities that vary from the ones listed above, so be sure to check the calendar or Facebook page!

Wednesday PM

On Wednesday nights from 6:00-8:00, both Middle School and High School students meet on the first floor of the FLC building for combined worship and games. After worship Middle School will separate from the High School for a message more specifically designed for their age group. At the end of both services Middle School and High School will hang out, play basketball, and play 9 square in the gym until 8p. Once a month, we have a UNITE  where Middle School and High School stay together for the night and often hear from John & Brandon or a guest speaker.

Brandon Newell

Brandon Newell

Associate Director of Middle School Ministries

I have been in Student Ministry for 4 years, now serving in 2 different churches. After doing 3 1/2 years of ministry in Tampa, FL, God led me to CBC, where I now serve as the Associate Director of Middle School Ministries. Currently, I am pursuing a B.A. in Biblical Studies at The Baptist College of Florida.

John Pridgen

John Pridgen

High School Interim Pastor

John has been in student ministry for eight years now having served in parachurch student ministry for five years and a half years and church student ministry for two and half years. He graduated with a B.A. in Christian Ministry from Athens College of Ministry in 2015. He has been serving Central since June 2018.

What To Expect

First-Time Guests

Stop by our Welcome Center in the Lobby, where our volunteers will escort you to the student area and introduce you to some pretty awesome students.

Questions

We’re happy to answer your questions in person on the weekend or you can email John Pridgen or Brandon Newell at any time.

Safety

All volunteers pass a background check. We also employ an off-duty police officer, as well as our own security team to ensure your student’s safety.

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