Youth Ministry

Our Mission is for students to “know Him and make Him known” through fun activities, small group discussion, Bible Studies and mission trips.


Fergus Falls Youth Group

SCHEDULE: Wednesdays

Jr. High – 3:45 PM
Sr. High – 7:00 PM

Jr. High Youth Group
During the school year, Jr. High Youth Group meets Wednesdays from 3:45-5:30 PM for all 7th and 8th graders. There is a bus pick up for students at Kennedy Secondary School at 3:25 PM in the bus parking lot.

Sr. High Youth Group
During the school year, Sr. High Youth Group meets Wednesdays from 7:00-9:00 PM for all students in 9th-12th grade. The evening includes games, small groups and praise & worship.


Battle Lake Youth Group

SCHEDULE: Wednesdays

Jr. & Sr. High – 7:00 PM

During the school year, Battle Lake Youth Group (Jr. and Sr. High)  meets every Wednesday at 7:00 PM at Lakes Area Community Center.

>> Confirmation will return in September

Confirmation is offered during the school year to students entering 7th and 8th grade.

It takes place on Sunday morning during the Sunday School hour from 9:30-10:30 AM (Fergus Falls) and 9:30-10:15 AM (Battle Lake).

Confirmation at Bethel includes mentors for each of the students, who could be a parent or another adult. With Faith@Home as part of Bethel’s vision, this is a crucial part of the Confirmation curriculum. Please contact Rich Iverson for more information about Confirmation for your student.

What is Confirmation?
>> Sunday School options will return in September

Battle Lake Campus:

Grades 9th-12th age will meet for Sunday School (9:15-10:15 AM).

7th & 8th grade will meet during the Sunday School hour for confirmation (see “Confirmation” tab).


Fergus Falls Campus:

Jr. and Sr. High have the following options during the Sunday School hour (9:30-10:30 AM)

  • Grades 7-8: Confirmation (Fergus Falls: Hillcrest Chapel / Battle Lake: Southwest corner of the Community Center)
  • Grades 9-12: Sunday School (Bethel Youth area – through the Fellowship Hall)
  • Grades 11-12: A Sunday School class titled “Substance” for grades 9-12 (10:45 AM at Hillcrest Academy’s Student Union building – behind the Hillcrest main building)

Email List and Group Texting:

Please contact Youth Pastor Allen Aase about joining one or both of these lists. * To prevent SPAM messages, we require that you email Pastor Al and he will add you to the mailing list or send  instructions to join the text messages.

Events for Youth & Families

Date/Time Event
01/20/2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Family Night (Battle Lake)
Battle Lake Public Schools, Battle Lake MN

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