Kenilworth Union Church
Youth MINISTRIES

211 Kenilworth Avenue

Kenilworth, Illinois 60043

1-847-251-4272

Church Website :www.kuc.org

 

Senior High At KUC

Grade 9 and up

Wilderness Course:

Summer before entering grade 9

Wilderness course is an intensive alternative to classroom attendance in which confirmation classes are taught out in the wilderness.  Watch a video of the 2019 course.

 

NOTE:  Registration for the Wilderness course is open in the spring. The course usually runs the last week before IHSA fall tryouts begin in August.

Classroom Course:
Sundays 10:15 - 11:30 am fall - spring​

This traditional course meets in the Centennial Room at the west end of the first floor of the church.  More information here.

Class Schedule here.

HS Devos & IMPACT (mission trip)

Grade 9 and up

HS DEVOS - starting in 2020

Sundays 12 noon - 1:15 pm 

meet in the Culbertson Room

HS Devos are being re-formed and so that high school teens have genuine conversations about important topics.  The aim is to strengthen this community of peers and ensure a place where youth feel safe to express themselves, to be heard and loved by others, and to know how God works in their lives and in the world.  We also aim to empower youth to transform the hurts in this community by sharing with and supporting one another.

IMPACT

Select Sunday evenings 7-8 pm

meet in the Culbertson Room

IMPACT is the high school group dedicated to serving others.  IMPACT meets roughly twice a month September - May, mostly on Sunday evenings (check dates) and at other times for service projects and special events. Each year, IMPACT invites youth to join it's mission trip program detailed on the IMPACT page of this site.  All youth are welcome to attend meetings and events regardless of mission trip interest or participation.

IMPACT Junior Board  (see below under Leadership)

Girl Gang & guy gang

Girl Gang

Girl Gang is a new group forming at Kenilworth Union this year! This group was created so that high school girls would have a space to talk about self-confidence, relationships, social media comparison, their friendship with Jesus, and so much more! Join us for meetings once a month maybe more and keep the conversations going over text group and social media. Email Claire Revord for more info.  Interested parties sign up here and follow @kucgirlgang on instagram

GUY Gang

Guy Gang is a new group forming at Kenilworth Union this year! This group was created so that high school guys would have a space to talk about pressures to perform, relationships, social media comparison, their relationship with Jesus, and so much more! Join us for meetings once a month maybe more! Join us for meetings once a month maybe more and keep the conversations going over text group and social media. Email Claire Revord for more info. Social media and signup coming soon!

Church service for confirmation and mission trip

Confirmation requirements are three hours of church service.  IMPACT requires three to register for the mission trip and ten total, including at least ONE scheduled off-site service project.  Sign up for service on the linked page.

Community service Hours

If you need to complete mandatory community service hours, please contact youth director, Silvi , as soon as possible, and explain the nature of your ticket, how many hours you need to complete and the date you need to complete them by.  We will work with you to the best of our ability to make sure you complete all your hours on time.

CORE Leadership Team- Impact Junior Board-

G-board-church leadership committees

There are many opportunities for high school youth to take on leadership responsibility at Kenilworth Union Church.  Click for details and to apply.

To help lead Sunday school Classes or childrens groups, contact Christine Hides