Youth Ministry

Centered on Christ, scripture and feedback from youth workers and youth themselves, Central Region is offering new and exciting youth opportunities. Region Staff Minister, Rev. Julie Robinson, works with youth ministry. Video

Youth Events Calendar Newsletter

4TENgroup The 4TEN Youth Leadership Team crawled out from their sleeping area in the Wildcat Ministries Building Sunday, April 15, to participate in worship at FBC, Manhattan.

Row 1: Zach Kemp, FBC, Stilwell; Rae Reeves, FBC Abilene; Julie Robinson, Region Staff.

Row 2: Lexi Foster, Meridian Ave., Wichita; Katie Taylor, FBC Paola; Cassie Gilfillan, FBC, Coffeyville.

Row 3: Joel Muhs, FBC, McPherson; Zane Myers, FBC, McPherson; Kyle Miller, FBC, Coffeyville.

Not Pictured: Ashley Chitwood, Louisburg); Josiah Thelander, Salina; and Celey Johnson, McPherson.


4TEN is Christian Leadership Training put on by American Baptist Churches of the Central Region for 10-12th graders. If you have what it takes to be a Christian leader, we encourage you to apply for selection into this program.

The current team is made up of eleven students from eight different churches around Kansas. Please encourage, support and pray for them, as well as their sponsoring churches.

Ashley Chitwood, Louisburg, First Zane Myers, McPherson, First
Lexi Foster, Wichita, Meridian Ave. Rae Reeves, Abilene, First
Cassandra Gilfillan, Coffeyville, First Katie Taylor, Paola, First
Celey Johnson, McPherson, First Josiah Thelander, Salina, First
Zach Kemp, Stilwell, First Joel Muhs, McPherson, First
Kyle Miller, Coffeyville, First  

Leadership Training
offers leadership skills training for youth entering 10-12th grades during the fall of 2018.

NOTE: Members of 4TEN gave leadership to the Central Region mission trip to Alaska in 2018.