Friday night Lights

The Connect Friday Night Lights (FNL) exists “to fan the flames of devotion to the Lord and of service to the community” in our children and youth.  The specific programs, as detailed below, meet on Friday nights from 7:00-8:30 PM. For information on major activities, please, scroll to the bottom and/or download the FNL Brochure.

Tadpoles & Tree Climbers

Tadpoles provides ministry to boys and girls 4yrs through Kindergarten by assisting and encouraging parents to nurture their boys in Word and in the Lord.

Tree Climbers provides ministry for boys in 1-2nd grade. "Simple projects and games help fathers their boys build relationships in a fun, comfortable atmosphere. Relationship along with memorization and life application of God’s Word facilitates the discipleship of boys, creating a growth experience for both the boys and their fathers." (Christian Service Brigade).


Pioneer provides a ministry for girls from 3 - 6th grade which seeks to help young girls grow up knowing who Jesus is and knowing who they are as a woman of God. The ministry provides opportunities to learn about Jesus, create through crafts, enjoy games and serve others with the love of Jesus. 


Stockade  provides ministry to boys from 3-6th grade children are "discipled toward Christ and biblical manhood through a comprehensive process of life skills, physical and mental activities, fun, service, achievement, Bible memory, and stories" (Christian Service Brigade).


Battalion provides ministry to boys from 7-12th grade focusing on discipleship and mentoring provided by the men of the church. The mission is "to give a boy everything he needs to be a man of God. He’ll learn real world skills as well as spiritual ones that he can apply throughout is entire life" (Christian Service Brigade). 

Squadron - A program designed for girls 7-12 grade. Its purpose is “TO challenge and ENCOURAGE each girl to study the Scriptures and engage in many different activities to help them DEVELOP skills, character, trust, confidence, compassion and leadership to ASSIST them IN their GROWTH to become maturing women of God.”

Upcoming events

Provides information on upcoming events for the different unit ministries of FNL.

  • Nerf War : JAn 26, 2020

    Come out and enjoy a few hours of fun running around and chasing others trying to establish NERF supremacy. Bring your own or use one or two of ours. Whichever you choose, we know you will have fun!

  • Shape-n-race : February 22, 2020

    The race is on! It's time for you to take out your block of wood, carve out your vision, paint your colors, put on the wheels and race your pine car. Your car may win or it may not, but whatever the results, we know you will enjoy an evening of friendly competition, food and fun.

  • Snow retreat : Feb 28 - Mar 1, 2020

    Let it snow! Let it snow! At least, that is our hope as we prepare for our Snow Retreat. Like to ski or snowboard or want to learn? How about snow tubing down a 100 yard snow chute at awesome speeds? Or maybe you just want to sit on a couch and play games with your friends? We invite you to join us for a weekend of enjoying God's winter creation, fellowship and snow fun.

  • Rock Climbing : Mar 14, 2020

    Like to climb high or to keep your feet on the ground? Either way, join us and enjoy an afternoon of fun with your friends learning to climb or helping others to climb walls. You may find yourself going higher than you ever imagined!

  • Lock-in : Mar 27-28, 2020

    If you enjoy spending time with your friends but can't seem to find enough time to spend with them, how about an all-nighter? Come join us for an evening of food, games, movies and fellowship. You can sleep if you want, but you may find that you don't have enough time.