Serving opportunities described on this page:

•   High School LIT Program
•   Short Term Volunteer
•   SOAR Saskatchewan

HIGH SCHOOL LIT PROGRAM

Because leadership is a value of GroveYouth and because we want to have consistency opportunities for students to engage in leadership development through all of their years in kids and youth ministry at our church, we are changing the name of our program so that is best represents what students experience from grades 5-12; discipleship through leadership development. Here is all the information you need to know to apply for our High School LIT Program.

Who: Students in Grade 9-12

Description: A group of high school students coming together to serve the Jr. High ministry in a variety of ways and learning together in discipleship.

Qualifications to Apply:
  • You must attend training on Friday, September 6th at 5:00pm
  • You are in Grades 9-12
  • You are committed to showing up on time and staying until the evening is done (6:30pm – 10:45pm) and are ready to participate in all portions of our night together
  • Communicate appropriately if you are not able to attend one evening
  • Expectation is ONE WEEKS notice when possible, and that you attend at least 3/4 weeks per month
  • Upon acceptance, you agree to read the High School LIT Program Manual provided to you.

Time Commitment: Friday nights from 6:30pm-10:45pm from September 6, 2019-June 5, 2020 excluding school breaks. There will also be a Sr. High LIT Retreat from October 18-20, 2019.

Please note:

  • Everyone must apply, even if you were apart of the Service Team last year
  • To apply, you need to provide the name and email address of an adult (18 or older) who has been in a supervisory position over you (ex. LIT Coordinator, boss/supervisor at a job, teacher, coach, etc.). Please have that information ready before you begin the application process

APPLICATION: Click HERE

Application deadline: August 24, 2019

If you have any questions, contact Cloe Wiens – 306.292.8607 // cloe.roach@gmail.com

SHORT TERM VOLUNTEER

If you are looking at getting involved but can’t commit to more than one or two weeks over the year, if you’re in need of service hours, or want to cook for us, then this is for you! Different opportunities include:

  • Cooking a meal for one of our leadership teams (approx. 30 people)
  • Preparing snack for Sr. High (approx. 100 people)
  • Helping out with our program for a night
  • Driving students for events (if needed)
  • Cooking for retreats (weekend commitment)

To inquire about this opportunity email our Family Ministry Admin., Lizzie, at lizzie@forestgrovecc.com.

SOAR SASKATCHEWAN 2021

SOAR Saskatchewan is a 10 day discipleship and mission training program run by Multiply (the mission organization in the Mennonite Brethren denomination). It happens here in Saskatoon during the February school break. Teams from around Saskatchewan eat, sleep, learn, and worship together and then go out into the city to learn and serve.

More information about SOAR 2021 coming in the fall.