At Second Church we offer a variety of Children & Student Ministries –
see below for what fits your student the best.
Second CRC offers a variety of Children’s Ministry programs that meet during the worship service as an age-appropriate alternative to the sermon. Click here to learn more about our programs that meet during the worship service.
Our Children’s Choir program is designed for students from kindergarten to fourth grade and meets following Sunday worship during the school year. The choir is led by Children’s Ministry Coordinator Mary Folkema and is designed to teach students about Reformed worship and their place in it. The Children’s Choir occasionally sings in the worship service and produces our annual Christmas Program.
Our Sunday School program is for students in middle school and high school and meets following Sunday worship to discuss bible lessons at age appropriate levels. There are three classes – fifth/sixth grade, seventh/eighth grade, and high school.
Youth Worship Team
Our Youth Worship Team is designed for students in middle and high school and meets following Sunday worship as scheduled. The team is led by Children’s Ministry Coordinator Mary Folkema and is designed to encourage students in worship leadership.
GEMS (Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior) is a club for first to fifth grade girls and is designed to bring girls together to help them discover who God has created them to be. GEMS meets three Wednesdays a month at 6:30 p.m. at Trinity CRC (539 Pine St) – email the office at firstname.lastname@example.org for a more detailed schedule.
Cadets is a club for second to eighth grade boys designed to teach them about the love of God through woodworking, outdoor skills, and time spent in community. Cadets meets on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Cadet Clubhouse (located behind the old Co-op) – email the office at email@example.com for a more detailed schedule.
Oasis is a middle school youth group (sixth to eighth grade) that meets on the first and fourth Wednesdays of the month at Fremont Christian School’s gym. Oasis is designed—through relationships, activities, and biblical instruction—to help middle school students answer important questions about faith. Some of these questions are “Who am I?” “Who is God?” “What did he do for me?” and “Why does it matter?
Fremont Youth Serving Him, or FYSH, is Second Christian Reformed Church’s high school (ninth through twelfth grade) youth group. FYSH exists to encourage teens to build a dynamic and personal relationship with Jesus Christ through large and small group Bible studies, community service projects, and times of fellowship and fun. For a more detailed schedule or information, email Student Ministries Director Zach Van Wyk (firstname.lastname@example.org).