Abide Student Ministry


Mission Statement: Abiding/Resting in the new life and love that God has shown us through His Son Jesus. As we abide in Jesus, walk with Him we will bear fruit and so prove to be His disciples/followers (John 15:4-9)

Weekly Ministry:

  • Wednesday’s: On Wednesday’s during the school year, we are have our Abide Worship time from 6:30-7:30 for Middle School students and from 7:30-8:30 for High School students. Abide Worship is a time of table games (ping pong/foosball), board games (Cards and Spoons/Jenga/Uno), worship led by our student praise team, relevant teaching moment from The Bible, and hangout time. All students 6th-12th grade our welcome, and this time takes place upstairs in The Arbor (youth room). We would love to see you there.


  • Sunday Morning’s: Abide B&B happens on Sunday morning from 9:30-10:40 for all age of student. Abide B&B is time of breakfast, hangout, games/icebreaker activities, and breakout sessions going deeper through our topic that was introduced on Wednesday night. This also is a time for all students 6th-12th grade, and we would love to see you there!!
  • Sunday Night’s: Sunday NightLife is our time on Sunday nights from 5-7 where students from 6th-12th grade have small group time broken up in guy/girl groups. After we have a time of small groups, we will have a time of fun together. Our time of fun normally involves something like NERF War, movie night, kickball night, swim party, and more.


Big Events:

  • Rockport Mission Trip: Rockport Mission Trip is coming during spring break March 12th -16th. This mission trip is designed and planned for all ages. Everyone who goes will get the opportunity to partner with First Baptist Rockport in the Hurricane Harvey recovery, relief and rebuilding efforts that is ongoing. Information and interest meeting will be Sunday, January 14th right after morning worship for anyone interested in going.
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  • Disciple Now Weekend: Disciple Now Weekend IS THE GREATEST WEEKEND OF A STUDENT’S ENTIRE YEAR! DNOW is a weekend long student ministry conference – type event. Students spend the weekend staying at host homes in age and gender appropriate groups. Student will experience large worship times throughout the weekend, small group times at their host home within their group, recreation and game time on Saturday afternoon, Night Life time on Saturday night, grow in their relationship with Jesus and others in their group.

Coming up this week:

  • Abide Worship:
    • January 17th: We are having our Abide Student Worship Services with MS at 6:30 then HS at 7:30.
      • We are starting our Resolved series:
        • Resolved-Sermon-Slide-Round-2
        • Resolved: A few years ago, the Huffington Post wrote an article stating that on average only 8% of people end up keeping, executing and following through on their New Years Resolutions. That is pitiful! With the odds going against us we are not going to be making resolutions, instead we are going to be RESOLVED! Resolved is a firm, resolute, unyielding, determined decision and feeling. To be resolved to do something in this New Year is more than just making a resolution. We are going to choose and follow through in what we are Resolved to do. We are Resolved to…
          • Grow and Abide in Christ this year (John 15)
          • Live out our faith (James 1/Phil. 1:27)
          • Pray without ceasing (1 This. 5:16-18/Luke 11)
          • Share boldly! (Isa. 6:8/Eph. 2)