Students (5th-12th)

All grades are for the 2016-2017 school year. 

Student Mission Opportunities

Guatemala, South Dakota, and New York City

In 2017, students in 5th grade through college will be able to embark on various mission opportunities!  Short term mission trips are incredible opportunities to grow in your faith while serving those in need of Christ's love!  Check out the information below and check back on Wednesday, November 9th, for registration links and more information!

2017 Mission Opportunities Handout - Quick Details

2017 Mission Opportunities Presentation - Detailed




CLICK HERE TO APPLY TO BE A MENTOR OR CHAPERONE *Mentor and chaperon spots for the High School Mission Trip are currently full.


This year all of our payments will be processed through Managed Missions.  The following week after you register for a mission trip you will receive a welcome email from Managed Missions inviting you to create an account.  From there you will be able to pay online, send out fundraising links, and track your payments. To learn how to use Managed Missions, click here.


Sunday Morning Opportunities

Parents are encouraged to join our middle school students on Sunday morning for class.  They will learn alongside their student and then spend time in conversation with other parents discussing how they can best raise up their students in the faith.


[5th Grade] Bible Study

Sunday Mornings | 9:30-10:30am | SC 194-196

Students will walk through the Bible using videos, stories, writing, and drawing.  Students get to engage their creative side as they seek to understand God's Word!

[6th Grade] Bible Study

Sunday Mornings | 9:30-10:30am | SC 198

Students will take time to walk through the Bible together! Students meet with their friends and small group leaders to discuss how they can apply the true events of the Bible to their daily lives!

[7th Grade] Confirmation Class

Sunday Mornings | 9:30-10:30am | SC 292-294

Students will learn about key stories from the Bible, the Catechism, and how to apply faith to daily life.  Students entering 7th grade who want to participate in Confirmation class over the next two years must register by clicking here.

[8th Grade] Bible Study

Sunday Mornings | 9:30-10:30am | SC 296-298

Students will walk through a study of Apologetics together as they talk about how to share their faith! Students meet with their friends and small group leaders to discuss how they can apply the true events of the Bible to their daily lives!

[High School] Bible Study

Sunday Mornings | 9:30-10:30am | Student Center Chat Room

Students focus on applying God's Word to their daily lives. Students will be challenged to look at scripture in new ways and discuss with other high school students what God's Word means to them.  


5th-8th Grade Events

[7th & 8th Grade] Fuel

2nd and 4th Sundays | 5-7pm | Student Center

Fuel is a great time to connect with friends!  We have dinner together, play some games, and see what God says about issues we face everyday!

[5th - 8th Grade] Saturday Serve

February 11 | 1 to 3pm | Student Center/Regency Village

Join us in serving our local nursing home! Click here to know more!


[5th-8th Grade] Winter Jam

March 3rd | 4:45pm to 11:30pm | Toyota Center

Click here for more information and to register.

[7th-8th Grade] Epicenter Retreat

March 31st to April 1st | 4:45pm to April 1st, 7:30pm | Salem Lutheran Church

Click here for more info and to register! 

High School Events


First and Third Sundays | 5-7pm | Student Center

Crash is an evening of dinner, games, and Bible study.  We take time to look at life topics together and how God calls us to work through them.

Small Group

Second and Fourth Sundays | 6:45-8pm | The Teahouse

Students gather together to walk through God's plan for our lives.  During small group we focus on how we can share our faith with those around us. 


Get Connected!

To get reminders and the latest updates on events sent straight to your phone, you can download the Remind app from either the Google Play Store or iTunes. You can also text the group code to 81010 to sign up for the appropriate group.

5th/6th Grade Group: @gdlc56

7th/8th Grade Group: @gdlc78

High School Group: @gdlchigh



Medical Forms

Student Medical Release Form

Students participating in any event must have a Medical Release Form filed for the 2016-2017 school year. 

Click here to fill out the medical form!