Children's Ministry

End of Summer Clubs Bash - August 17

All Summer Club kids and their families are invited for one last hoorah before summer is over! Bring the whole family and join us Friday, August 17th at 6:30pm for some ice cream, games, and a celebration of a fun summer! Please sign your family up in the children's area or CLICK HERE.

Six and Switch (K-6th Grade) - Starting Sept. 5

Six and Switch (K-6th Grade) Kids, join us on Wednesdays at 6:30pm for a new style of church! Each six weeks we kick off different groups for you to participate in. Group topics include things like cooking, building, fitness and craft groups! You choose your group, have some fun for six weeks, then start a new one. Each group receives a specific biblical message that goes with their activity for the evening. Parents, get your kids excited about coming to church and join us on Wednesdays!

Drop and Go Playdates - Starting September 11

Mrs. Dawn and her helpers will spend a few hours with your kids (Pre-K and under) while parents enjoy a break! Kids will enjoy play time and a peanut free snack. We have new dates and times! Sign up will be required for each playdate so please sign your kids up below!  

Back to School Bash - September 19

Kick off the school year with the best back to school party around, The Back to School Bash at The Naz! All kids K - 6th grade are invited for a fun celebration including bounce houses, food, free giveaways and a special art performance by Dave O’Connell! Join us for this awesome FREE event on Wednesday, September 19th from 5:30-7:30pm. Friends are welcome!

Middle School Ministry

RIOT Trivia Night - Starting September 5th

All 7th and 8th graders are invited to join us at The Naz every Wednesday at 6:30pm for Trivia Night! Middle Schoolers will compete as teams to test their knowledge of both Biblical and miscellaneous topics. Prizes awarded to the top teams! Bring your friends and have some fun at RIOT Trivia Night!

RIOT Back to Scool Bash - September 16

All 7th and 8th graders are invited to have a riot at the RIOT Back to School Bash on Sunday, September 16th at The Naz. Events will be taking place from 5-8pm. Middle Schoolers will enjoy some music, food, games and tie dye (bring your own shirt or socks)! Bring a friend to this FREE event and get entered into a drawing for an awesome prize!

High School Ministry

Youth Life Groups

Hey Naz Teens! Throughout the year, we want to stay connected and grow deeper in our faith. Want to eat some delicious food and hang out with friends? Want to talk a little Jesus, as well? Each week we will be hosting a guys and a girls small group (separately). This will be a great way to stay connected, meet friends and talk about our faith. If you would like more information or would like to be contacted about this, call or email Pastor Stu (517-896-5586), stu@thenaz.org).

High School Fall Getaway - September 8-9, 2018

Join other Nazarene youth groups at Water's Edge Campground. It will be a time of fun and fellowship with paintball (for an added fee), games, pizza, and worship! All this for only $28 (additional $15 for paintball). Detailed information handouts are available at Naz Central, Youth Center, RIOT, and on-line. Sign up HERE. Contact Student Ministries at 810-227-6600 x33 if you have questions.

RED CARPET DAYS - September 14-15, 2018

High school sophomores and juniors (& seniors) are invited to take an up-close and personal look at Olivet Nazarene University! You will sit in on classes, worship with friends, stay with students in the dorms, and enjoy on-campus activities, including a special activity planned just for you, as well as open gym, open swim and games in the Perry Rec Center. All this for $35 registration fee, plus one meal while traveling and spending money for souvenirs. Register HERE by September 2. Detailed information sheets are available at Naz Central and in the Youth Center lobby. Contact Karla Tobey at 810-227-6600 x33 if you have questions.

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All Church

Labor Day Breakfast/ONE Service - September 2 @ 9:00am

Come and enjoy a free hot breakfast from 9:00am-10:15am in the gym. This is a great way to connect with your church family. Following the breakfast, we will have ONE service at 10:30am in the Sanctuary. We are looking for people who would help our breakfast team. If you are interested, please contact vickie@thenaz.org.

Date Night at The Naz - October 6

Join us on Saturday, October 6th from 5-8pm (doors will open at 4:30pm) as The Naz hosts an exciting date night and an evening to rekindle your marriage.  Detroit Lions Chaplain, Dave Wilson and his wife Ann will kick off the evening with teaching on marriage, parenting and relationships. (For more info about Dave and Ann Ministries click HERE.)

The cost for this event is $20 per couple, which includes: childcare for ages 0-6th grade, secrets for a vibrant marriage from Dave & Ann Wilson, and a $20 gift card to use at a local restaurant for dinner that evening. Sign up HERE by October 1. Questions, contact Jason@thenaz.org.  

Women's Retreat @ Camp Michawana - October 5-7

Refresh yourself physically and spiritually at this special retreat. Enjoy the worship, time in God's Word with guest speaker Paulette Stamper, rest, fellowship, great food and fun. This is all included in the weekend package for only $115.00. Come visit this quiet corner of West Michigan where the fall colors are vibrant and Long Lake sparkles. Sign up HERE! For questions contact Kathy Madden @ 810-599-3107 or kam161@msn.com.