Southgate Youth Group
Jason & Tessie Yarbrough provide guidance and reason to this group.
Hello! Thanks so much for looking into our Youth Group page. The Southgate Youth Group is a very active and very loving group of teens, grades 7th - 12th, who are trying to devote their lives to Christ and having a whole lot of fun along the way. We meet for class on Sunday Mornings at 9:30am and Wednesday Night at 7:00pm in one classroom. If you are looking to connect with other teens, or if you're a parent looking for a positive group and social circle for your child, we hope you will give us a try. If you have any questions, please contact us through the church office at (325) 651-8122.
Retreats and Missions
Every year, our youth find ways to help others and rejuvenate themselves through serving others while serving Christ. Here are a few of the opportunities.
Manuelito Navajo Children's Home
A group travels to Gallup, New Mexico, to help these wonderful people. We build, paint, provide manual labor, and generally encourage the residents of Manuelito.
The Impact Church of Christ in Houston has developed a six-week summer program where youth groups from all over come in for a week at a time to assist in a type of super VBS (Vacation Bible School). There is teaching and fellowship while working with the inner-city disadvantaged kids. This experience always has an impact on those involved.
Camp Blue Haven
This camp in the mountains near Las Vegas, New Mexico, is run by former members of Southgate, Michael & Jan McCoy. A week of the wilderness, sleeping in rustic cabins, daily devotionals, spirited singing around campfires, and deep friendships. A wonderful way to encourage and be encouraged.
Below are articles by and/or for our Youth. These articles appear in Southgate's bulletin, The Reminder. Click on the date/title to view the article in Portable Document Format (pdf). A page of older articles is available here.
11-09-20 Love Your Enemies
11-02-20 Christmas for Kids Gift Drive
10-19-20 Psalm 34
10-12-20 Yakety Yak, Don't Talk Back!
10-05-20 Psalm 1
09-28-20 Every Day?
09-21-20 Good News
09-07-20 Under Construction
08-24-20 Youth Devotionals!
05-25-20 Getting to Know Our Graduates 2020 - Jordan Harris
05-18-20 Getting to Know Our Graduates 2020 - Kreek James
05-11-20 Getting to Know Our Graduates 2020 - Kathryn Shipman
05-04-20 Senior Sunday May 24th
04-20-20 Encourage One Another
03-30-20 On Guard
03-23-20 Bloom Where You're Planted
03-16-20 WDJD? (What Did Jesus Do?)
03-09-20 In the Light
03-02-20 Power of the Cross - CYC 2020
02-24-20 The Power to Change - CYC 2020
02-17-20 Power of the Spirit - CYC 2020
02-10-20 Power of the Word - CYC 2020
02-03-20 Power! CYC
01-27-20 Power Restored - CYC 2020
01-20-20 CYC 2020
01-13-20 Same Power!
12-16-19 Christmas for Kids 2019! (This is a repeat of the article 11-11-19 Christmas for Kids 2019!)
12-09-19 A-Caroling We Go!
12-02-19 Christmas for Kids
11-11-19 Christmas for Kids 2019!
11-04-19 Who is my Neighbor?
10-28-19 Be Wise!
10-14-19 Here in this Place
10-07-19 As the Mountains Surround Jerusalem
09-23-19 Lord My Desire
09-16-19 Lord, Reign in Me!
09-09-19 Victory Chant (Hail Jesus)
09-02-19 What to Say ...
08-26-19 Revelation Song
08-19-19 Back to __
08-12-19 Welcome Back to School
08-05-19 Summer 2019
05-27-19 Cache Cole
05-20-19 Thank You for Hosting SGY Devos!
05-13-19 Seek Ye First
05-06-19 2019 Graduates
04-29-19 Donate a Duffle 2019
04-22-19 Blue Sunday
04-15-19 The Children's Advocacy Center
04-08-19 This is the Stuff
04-01-19 Go Blue April 2019
03-25-19 Who Will Follow Jesus?
03-18-19 How Can it Be?
03-11-19 Broken Prayers
03-04-19 Unashamed CYC 2019
02-25-19 Unashamed CYC 2019
02-18-19 Unashamed CYC 2019
02-11-19 Unashamed CYC 2019
02-04-19 Unashamed CYC 2019
01-28-19 Unashamed CYC 2019
01-21-19 Unashamed CYC 2019
01-14-19 CYC Dallas
01-07-19 Psalm 8
12-31-18 Psalm 90
12-17-18 A-Caroling We Go
12-10-18 Christmas for Kids 2018
12-03-18 Christmas for Kids 2018
11-26-18 Christmas for Kids 2018
11-12-18 Christmas for Kids 2018
11-05-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
10-29-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
10-22-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
10-15-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
10-08-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
10-01-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
09-24-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
09-17-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
09-10-18 Manuelito Mission Trip 2018
09-03-18 Camp Blue Haven 2018
08-27-18 Camp Blue Haven 2018
08-20-18 Camp Blue Haven 2018
08-13-18 Camp Blue Haven 2018
08-06-18 Camp Blue Haven 2018
07-30-18 SGY Preview
07-23-18 Girls Retreat 2018
07-16-18 Shine Like Stars
07-09-18 Shine Like Stars
07-02-18 Shine Like Stars
06-25-18 Shine Like Stars
06-18-18 Getting to Know Our Grads - Lacey Jenkins
06-11-18 Getting to Know Our Grads - Jessica Rackley
06-04-18 Getting to Know Our Grads - Melissa Marie Livergood
05-28-18 Getting to Know Our Grads - Joseph Eulojio Ortiz Garcia
05-21-18 Getting to Know Our Grads - Miguel Antonio Madrid
05-14-18 Getting to Know Our Grads - Autumn Steely
05-07-18 Getting to Know Our Grads - Cooper Becker
04-30-18 Senior Sunday
04-23-18 Do Not Grow Weary
04-16-18 How Far??
04-09-18 That’s Why We Praise Him!
03-26-18 Challenge Youth Conference
03-19-18 Challenge Youth Conference
03-12-18 Challenge Youth Conference
03-05-18 Challenge Youth Conference
02-26-18 Challenge Youth Conference
02-19-18 Challenge Youth Conference
02-12-18 Challenge Youth Conference
02-05-18 Challenge Youth Conference
01-29-18 Here's My Heart Lord
01-15-18 Rejoicing When the Lost are Found
01-08-18 LTC Practice Dates
01-01-18 Alyosha's Prayer
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