Student Ministries

Mission Statement: 

 To provide biblical teaching and instruction in order to reach those who may not know Jesus as well as to encourage those who do know Him into a closer personal relationship and to equip them with the knowledge of God’s Word.

Student Minister
Kari Otto, 217-419-2215
 
 
 
Fusion logo 2015
(Jr. High youth group)
 
Fusion Leaders: Amy Greuel, Chris & Kelly Wheeler, Kyle Hanks, Lija Workman.
 
Fusion Youth Group
See you in the fall!
 
Fusion LifeGroup
9:15-10 am each Sunday morning! This is a time of Biblical study just for Jr. Highers. Please plan to join us when it starts back up Sept. 10.
 
 
Here is the
FUSION SUMMER CONNECTION
for those who will be 6th,7th & 8th graders in the fall. Opportunities for you to continue to grow in your faith journey during the summer.
 
  • Go to Summer Camp at Oil Belt Christian Service Camp in Flora, IL.  Costs vary depending on the camp. SCC pays half for students who attend church or activities. 
 
VBS Jr. High Style
Come hang out with a bunch of great Jr. High students during VBS as they do VBS Jr. High Style!! Kari will plan fun and challenging team building and spiritual growth activities. July 24-28, 6-8:30. Pre-register HERE.
 
 
IMPACT logo 2015 blue copy
(High School Youth Group)
 
IMPACT Leaders: Vickey & George Hostetter, Mike & Lori Lamb, John Stewart, Michele VanHyfte, Whitney Kuhl, Angie Diener, Sherrie Grohler
 
IMPACT Youth Group
See you in the fall!
 
 
Here is the
IMPACT SUMMER CONNECTION
for those who will be in HS in the fall and those just graduated.
 
Opportunities for you to continue to grow in your faith journey during the summer.
 
  • Go to Summer Camp at Oil Belt Christian Service Camp in Flora, IL. Pick up a brochure at church. Costs vary depending on the camp. SCC pays half for students who attend church or activities. 

 

 

 

C4 logo

(College Age)
 
 C4 Leaders: Ted & Anne Walk, Vickey Hostetter
 

C4 LifeGroup

May 7, 7:30-9pm at the Hostetter’s home for cook out and zip lining.
 
Other Sunday nights, 7:30. Meet at the Walk’s home. Contact Ted or Anne or Vickey if you have any questions.
 

Lincoln Christian University Students

Scholarships are available for SCC members attending Lincoln Christian University. The following downloadable application further explains the eligibility requirements.  scholarship application
 

Applications are due April 30, 2017. Send them to Smyser Christian Church, 1521 Whitley Point Road, Gays, IL  61928 or place them on office desk. You will be notified of acceptance/denial soon after.

 

 SCC Medical Release Form

Click on the above link to fill out and submit
your student’s Release Form.
 
If you have any problems filling out the on-line form call 217-752-6896 or email smyser@smysercc.org
 

Overtime

(Faith based after school program for Jr. & Sr. High students.)
Meets at Windsor High School 3:15-5pm on Thursdays. 
 

Windsor R.U.IN

(Jr. & Sr. High)  Student led group that meets at the school to encourage each other’s walk in faith. They meet at 7:45 each Wednesday in the High School. (the first Wednesday of the month will include breakfast and will start at 7:30.)
 

Sullivan R.U.IN

(Jr. & Sr. High) Will meet on Friday mornings at 7:45 in Mr. Richter’s room. Breakfast foods every week.

 

 

past events

 

CIY MOVE (HS) 2017

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

CIY BELIEVE (for Jr. High) 2017

 
 
2017 High School Graduates
 
 

FUSION  (Jr. High Youth Group)

 Jr high 2015
 Jr. High group 2014-2015
CIY BELIEVE (for Jr. High students)
2015 group of Jr. High Students that went to "Believe"

2015 group of Jr. High Students that went to “Believe”

 
 
IMPACT (H.S. Youth Group)
 
HS group 2015
2014-2015 H.S. group
 
 
 
 

  VBS Jr. High Style 2014–                                               10564796_10152252658346238_1767729980_n 10536470_10152249011276238_65112982_n  10515019_10152247109091238_1790217209_n 10554955_10152247106361238_2141635100_n

Jr. High Kick-off 2013!  

Jr H kickoff

 

High School Kick-off 2013!

Click HERE  for a link to all the Jr. & Sr. High Kick-Off photos.
 
 

High School/College Mission Group

They volunteered at Roseland Good News Day Care in south Chicago in June, 2013.

Mission Group

Mission Group with Ms. Pearl

 

High lights from Operation Christmas Child shoe box packing party.