Amy Achs, AP Erie Correspondent
Various Churches in Erie are kicking off their youth events for the school year and are looking for kids to participate.
Erie Christian Church
715 6th Avenue; Erie, IL
ECC youth events have already started but it’s not too late to join.
Middle School REMEDY for grades 5-8 – Wednesday Nights 5:30 – 6:30 PM with food, a lesson, and games at the Erie Christian Church.
EAT Breakfast for high school students 7:15 – 8 AM every Wednesday morning at Erie Christian Church. A hot breakfast and Bible time before school to start your day off right.
High School LIGHTHOUSE for grades 9-12 – Wednesdays from 7:00 – 8:30 PM at the Erie Christian Church. So much fun and time to get together to share friendships and faith.
For both ages, the kids and leaders become family, meeting weekly throughout the school year and getting together for fun events during the summer including church camps and mission trips when possible.
High School Girls’ BIBLE STUDY Wednesdays from 6:15 to 7:00 PM – join them before Lighthouse for some girl time!
Questions? Contact Aaron Sweeney at firstname.lastname@example.org or (812) 620-0869.
Erie United Methodist Church
811 8th Street; Erie, IL
EUMC youth events are underway. Please come and join us on Wednesdays!
Middle School MEET AND EAT – Meets Wednesday at 5:00 at the Wesleyan Hall. Warm food, fun games, and time to learn about God.
High School ENGAGE YOUTH GROUP – Meets Wednesdays at 6:30 in the Wesleyan Hall. Time to get together, have snacks and share your faith.
Erie Evangelical Free Church
1409 16th Avenue; Erie, IL
IGNITE CLUB For kids K-4 starting September 29th. This new club was formerly AWANA. Kids can meet Wednesdays from 6:15 to 7:35 at the Erie Evangelical Free Church. At this time masks are optional. There will be games, small group lesson time, snacks, it’s free, and a lot of fun!
KIDS FOR CHRIST (KFC) for middle schoolers on Wednesday nights from 6:30 to 7:30 starting September 29th. Meetings will be held outdoors for the first few weeks. Have your 5th – 8th grader head over to the Erie Middle School for games, lesson time, and a safe place to hang out together.
FELLOWSHIP FOR CHRISTIAN ATHLETES (FCA) for high schoolers will start soon, so keep an eye out for details. FCA is an opportunity for high schoolers from area churches to get together to share their faith and friendship. FCA meets twice a month on Sunday nights rotating meetings between Prophetstown and Erie.
Wednesday Morning Bible Study for high schoolers at 6:51 at the home of Pastor Eckberg. More information will be coming on that soon!
Contact Jonathan Eckberg at email@example.com if you have any questions.