{Grades 6th through 12th}

Our mission is to minister, to teach, love and to encourage our church youth and youth within the community. We strive to lead toward making a commitment to Jesus Christ and embracing Christian principles, moral values, and to foster spiritual growth. May the youth of today find joy and peace in Him who knows us each by name! Visit us and discover an amazing journey along with friends and our church family.

Youth Pastor, Stephen Smith


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Wednesdays @ 6:00pm to 7:30pm
In the Youth Room
* All in-church events are postponed. Please contact Pastor Steve in the office as the Youth Group is now meeting via the Zoom app (Wednesdays @ 5:00pm). Please contact us so we can send you an invite code. All teens welcome! * We invite all teens grades 6th to 12th to come hang out with us! We like to have fun as we engage in Bible lessons that relate to you! Discover who you are through the Word. Find spiritual truths through inspirational  and lively discussions --- we encourage your thoughts! Meet with friends, play video games, foosball, ping pong and more! Plus, see about what fun events are coming up for the Teen Youth Groups. We do lots fun projects and go exciting places --- like camp and pool parties!
See Our Church Calendar for Youth Activity Dates...
*Every Sunday @ 9:00am - 10:00am 
In the Teen Building
Current Study: The StoryWe, as whole church family, will be reading and studying "The Story" together. This exciting book guides us through God's Word and our amazing journey with Him as God's people. Please see the Welcome Center to sign out your family's copy. 1 per household. $5 for each additional book.
During Sunday school, we come together to learn how God is a part of our everyday lives through fun Bible lessons. Discuss as a group and reconnect with friends. Followed by Sunday Worship in the sanctuary
at 10:30am.



Need firewood? We are raising money to help our teens go to camp and participate in great activities. Please see Pastor Ken or Rick David to make a donation and pick up your firewood today (located in the Foyer).

Get gift cards for your own shopping or a gift,
Give teens activities!

Want to help our Church Youth? You can! Just purchase SCRIP gift cards through the office.


Here is How SCRIP Works:

Simply purchase gift card(s) through the church office. You may keep the gift card(s) for yourself to be used anytime at places you already shop (such as Walmart) or give as a gift. A percentage of each gift card purchased will be donated to the RCNAZ Youth Group at no extra cost to you! The Youth Group will use the donations earned from SCRIP to do fun activities. It's that easy to shop and do a good deed all in one! 

Gift cards are reloadable and you can purchase a digital gift card online with no shipping wait.


Let's keep this great fundraiser going for our Youth Group! To order, please see Janice in the church office or for more information, visit the link below:



Click here to view or print a SCRIP Order Form to order your gift cards through the office...

Or click here to give a general donation to RCNAZ Youth...

Please select "RCNAZ Youth" under MY DONATION


Want to come check us out? Interested in volunteering? We would love to hear from you! If you have any questions or comments about our Nazarene Youth Ministries or any of our programs, please feel free to contact us:

Stephen Smith

Youth Pastor


Office Phone: (760) 375 - 4433

Email: pastorsteve@rcnazarene.org

Upcoming Events:



Sunday, August 9th

@ 10:45am

Teens, bring your backpack!

Please join us as we pray for our kids and teens. We will be giving backpacks out to children in need and all children who wish to attend will receive a school supply gift. 

If your child is in need of a backpack, please contact us: email pastorstephanie@rcnzarene.org to request a backpack.

To help donate supplies, drop donations in the Offering box in the foyer or donate online

Click here...


Please be sure to type "Blessing of the Backpacks in the comment area. Thank you for your support.



July 1st through July 4th

From 10:00am to 10:00pm

Come get more BANG for your buck and support our Children and Youth Ministries through our TNT fireworks fundraiser! Help our kids go to camp and participate in fun activities! Bring home the festive fun for family and friends! Great deals for great kids! Must be 16 years or older to purchase fireworks in California.

Look for our Fireworks Booth in the RCNAZ Parking Lot.



Nazarene Youth Leaders --- Pastor Stephen Smith, Carla Connally, Nancy Johnson, Patrick Rogers & Roger Bockhahn




"For I know the plans I have for you...Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."

( Jeremiah 29: 11 )

Declares the Lord

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Ridgecrest, CA 93555


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