Our ministry strategy for the youth at Temple Zion Baptist Church is to:


Develop disciples (fully devoted Christ followers)

- Christian Life Today (Sunday School) 

- Children's Church                             

- Bible Clubs

- Vacation Bible School


Develop their heart for serving others

- Servant Saturdays (Christmas Caroling, Christmas Shoeboxes, Service Projects, etc.)

- Harvest Hope Mobile Food Drive


Develop their heart for missions

- Sponsor a child (Lillian) from Compassion International 

- Operation Christmas Child (pack shoe boxes full of gifts for needy children around the world)

- Participate in church sponsored mission trips 


Provide leadership training and experiences to prepare them to be leaders now and in the future

-Teen Sunday School

-Teen Talk

-Youth Choir (Third Sundays)

-Ushers (Third Sundays)


Provide opportunities for fellowship

- Cookout & Kayaking (April)

- Special Summer Event: TBA (June)

- CIU Basketball Game (February)

- Youth Conference (August)


Provide & support intergenerational experiences with parents, grandparents & other church members