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Camping – Canoe Trip  Friday, July 24-Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Inspiration Hills Retreat Center. Saturday morning work project for Inspiration Hills; Saturday afternoon canoeing. Cost is $25. Contact VanAartsen’s ( to register. Packing List  Consent Form  Volunteer Waiver Form

Rocky Mountain High  has been postponed to July 31-August 4, 2021. This event is for high school students and their adult leaders at the YMCA Camp of the Rockies in Estes Park, CO.  More information at Heartland Synod Youth Ministries.




Youth Night  July 15, 6:30-9 PM // Inspiration Hills Camp is coming to ARC // Grades 7-12 // Come for a night of fun and inspiration.

Junior High Youth Group  Grades 7-8 // Sunday, July 8, 7-8:30 PM // Games, fun, bonfire. Bring a friend and a lawn chair.

Middle School Gathering Grades 6-8 // Sunday, March 15, 2-4 PM // Come help solve the mysterious disappearance of Mr. George with an adventure that is sure to unlock something sweet.

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser SR RCYF will host a Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser on Sunday, March 8, serving from 11 AM until 12:30 PM. Menu includes pancakes, a variety of toppings, eggs, sausage, milk, juice, and coffee. Freewill donation will support the 2020 youth trip to Rocky Mountain High.

Middle School Retreat Grades 6-8 // April 3-5 at Hidden Acres Christian Center in Dayton, Iowa // registration fee is $75 by January 26 // scholarships available // more information at Heartland Synod Youth Ministries.

Soup Fundraiser   SR RCYF will host a Souper Bowl Soup Luncheon on Sunday, February 2, serving from 11 until 12:30. Freewill donation will get you a choice of chili, chicken noodle, broccoli cheese, or potato soup, plus breads, desserts, and a drink.

Middle School Gathering  Sunday, January 12, 2-4 PM // Students in Grades 6-8 may be dropped off and picked up at Luverne Lanes // snacks, challenges, prizes, and more // no cost

Mexican Supper, Bake-Off, Auction  Tuesday, November 5 – SR RCYF members will serve a Mexican themed supper from 6-7:15 PM for a freewill donation. Youth will also challenge others to a bake-off and auction off those baked items. Proceeds  to benefit youth mission trips and other events.

Fall Cleanup  SR RCYF will host Fall Cleanup on Saturday, October 26 for anyone unable to do their own fall yard work.

Rock The Edge Food Drive  Sunday, October 13, 3:45 PM. SR RCYF will meet at ARC; Grades 6-8 are asked to meet at the Methodist Church. Participants will canvas the town for donations for the Rock County Foodshelf. Dress appropriately for outdoors. A light meal will be served afterwards.

“Overcomer” Movie Youth Night  Wednesday, October 9; SR RCYF and Junior High Youth Groups will meet at church at 6:30 to attend the movie at The Palace Theatre. Students will return to ARC around 9 PM.

Sr High Youth To Visit Rock Ranch Wednesday, September 25, SR RCYF will visit Rock Ranch, leaving church at 6:30 PM. Eat before you come.

See You At The Pole! Wednesday, September 25, 7:40 AM, students are encouraged to meet at the flagpole and join their peers for a time of prayer for your generation. Events are organized for both the Luverne Elementary and High School. If you attend a different school, check if there is an event being planned at your school, or step up and lead one!

Youth Group Kickoff 2019 Sunday, September 22.  The Sr High Youth Group (Grades 9-12) will kick off with an Amazing Race! Meet at church at 5:00 PM. Supper provided.

Youth Mission Trip June 14- 22, 2019.  The Sr High Youth Group will be working in Savannah, Georgia to spread the Word of God and the love of Jesus! More Information.