Blanchard Church of Christ

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Location: Blanchard Church of Christ
 

The Point Ministry here at Blanchard Church of Christ is the Student Ministry.  It is designed to minister to and with students in 6th through 12th grades and their families.  Above all, we exist to Love God, Love People and the Serve the World!

The Point consists of four specific ministry areas currently:

Morning Point–This is a time on Sunday mornings for students to come together in either a Guys’ or Ladies’ class to study the Bible and relevant ideas for their lives.   They both take place at 10:00 am on Sundays.

Main Point–This is a time on Wednesday evenings for teens to come and hang out in our youth center.  During this time, we normally have some time just to hang out and enjoy a snack from our cafe.  It also generally includes some time of worship, a message and fun activities.  Some weeks we will be going out in the community for service projects or fun activities as well. During the summer, the group is “off campus” for special activities and events and meets at different times depending on the activity. 

Midpoint–This is an event specifically designed for Middle School students.  It is a six week long event two different times during the school year.  It takes place right after school on Thursday afternoons, once each semester of the school year, typically in September/October and January/February.  During this event, students come to the church right after school for a snack, homework time, a short devotion and a lot of fun!
 
High Point – This 6-week program takes place in the fall and in the spring each year.  High School students meet at various eating establishments (such as Brothers Pizza, Avenue 209, Dunkin’Donuts and The Ice Shack) around the community for a time of connection and Bible study.  Students are picked up after school and are transported to the location of the week.
 
What else do we do? 
Great question!
-Fall Retreat Weekend
-Movie Nights
-Mission Trips
-Ladies and Guys Lock-Ins
-Christ In Youth 5-day High School conference in Salisbury, Maryland
-PCTC Conference in Harrisburg, PA
-Holiday Events
-A Memorial Day Bake Sale and Float
-Luau
-Life Promotions Middle School Quake in Baltimore, Maryland
-Spaghetti Dinner & Dessert/Youth Auction
-Warrior Training Weekend for guys only!
-Winter Jam
-Summer church camps
-New Years Eve Event
-BASIC Mentor Program
-Community outreach
AND MORE!
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Here are a few glimpses into our times together:
 
 
 
 
For more information and a calendar of events, email our Youth Minister, Becca Grenell, at becca.youth@gmail.com! She will be happy to keep you connected to the Youth Ministry at BCC!
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Youth Praise Band

DateTime: Wednesdays at 5:00 pm
Location: Blanchard Church of Christ

Vocalists, guitarists, drummers, pianists, and violinists are all welcome to join us as we prepare to lead the congregation in Worship every few weeks! Even if you’re not sure where your talent lies, come to practice and we will find a way to plug you in! Here we explore the difference between being a worship leader and a lead worshipper! 

MidPoint for Middle School

 
DateTime: Tuesdays at 3:30 pm
Location: Blanchard Church of Christ
 

This is a free after-school program for Middle School kids.  Transportation is provided from Central Mountain Middle School to Blanchard Church of Christ where kids come for crazy games, food and Bible oriented video series and discussion.

Permission slips are needed to attend MidPoint.  Permission slips are available by contacting the church office.

Parents are to pick up students at 5:00 pm at the church.

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Morning Point

 
DateTime: Sundays 10:00 am
Location: Blanchard Church of Christ
Morning Point is a time of Bible study and discussion.
Two groups meet: Middle School/High School guys and Middle School/High School girls. During the summer, the ladies’ class goes out into the community for Acts of Random Kindness (ARK) during each Sunday School Hour!
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Main Point

 
DateTime: Wednesdays at 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: BCC Youth Center
 

Main Point is a night designed for students to be able to come and hang out with their friends.  We generally have a time of worship, some games and a message.  We also have a pool table, ping pong, foosball and high definition videos on a ten foot screen! 

During the summer we often meet at the church pavilion and get wound up with outdoor games and activities!  Each Wednesday in the summer we end Main Point with a visit to a swimming pool to cool off!

Bring your friends, and come check out this great opportunity to get to know God better!