Student Ministry Contacts

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Kyle Bender

Director of Family Ministry

Taylor Lahey Director of High School Discipleship

Taylor Lahey

Director of High School Ministry

Interim Director of Middle School Ministry

SPencer Blacklock

Director of Middle School Ministry

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José Suarez

Director of Student Ministry

Olivia Black

Youth Ministry Graduate Resident

 

Welcome to WHPC High School Ministry!

 

Contact Taylor Lahey,  Director of High School Ministry

Summer Sunday School Information:
Come for donuts and teaching at 9:15 a.m. in the Youth Room and stay for worship at 10:30 a.m.  Join us each Sunday after Worship Service for youth lunches in The Westlake Village (Mod Pizza, P Terrys, Taco Deli) till 1:00 p.m.

 
High School Calendar 2019
 

July Schedule

July 2 - Feed My People
July 9 - Feed My People
July 11 - Signulls | Aftermath
July 23 - Feed My People
July 25 - Signulls | Aftermath
July 30 - Feed My People

August Schedule

August 1 - Signulls | Aftermath
August 2 - 10 and 10
August 6 - Feed My People
August 8 - Signulls | Aftermath

 
 

Summer Signulls and Aftermath: Signulls will meet 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursdays at WHPC. All high schoolers are invited to join us for worship and round table Bible Study led by Taylor Lahey. Following each Summer Signulls we will have Aftermath; every week we go on a different adventure or engage in a new activity! Some examples for this year are: Volleyball at Zilker, High 5 Bowling, Ice Cream at Amys, etc. Aftermath ends at varying times. Aftermaths will be posted here soon.

Feed My People: On Tuesday mornings we will meet at 4:15 a.m. (not a typo) at WHPC to go as a group to help feed the homeless of the Austin community at First Untied Methodist. After we serve, we will grab breakfast as a group at Honey Ham. We will return to WHPC around to 8:00 a.m.

10 and 10s: What is this!? This summer we will have a couple special one-day events when we leave WHPC at 10:00 a.m. and get back at 10:00 p.m. (Get it? 10 and 10!). The second 10 and 10 information for August 2nd is LIVE! SIGN UP HERE!!

 

High School Events

 
 
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Celebration 21
August 31 - September 2

Join us for the 21st Annual Celebration High School Retreat. This is the kick off to our youth ministry filled with high energy fun, worship, and community all run and lead by fellow high school student leaders.

As a participant for Celebration 21 you must have not gone to Celebration in previous years. Rising 9th graders (those who start high school in August 2019) should register to be participants. Any high schooler of any grade (9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th) can be a participant for Celebration 21 as long as they have not been one previously.

Staff Registration for Celebration 21 is closed as of April 15. If you have any questions please contact Taylor Lahey.

Participant Registration is FULL! Waitlist is now open.

 
 

Welcome to WHPC Middle School Ministry!

Contact Spencer Blacklock , Director of Middle School Ministry

WEEKLY EVENTS:

Summer Sunday School Information:
Come for donuts and teaching at 9:15 a.m. in the Youth Room and stay for worship at 10:30 a.m.  Join us each Sunday after Worship Service for youth lunches in The Westlake Village (Mod Pizza, P Terrys, Taco Deli) till 1:00 p.m.

JAM - Wednesday nights, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. [RETURNING AUGUST 28]
Anticipate fun, games, fellowship, worship, teaching, and small group time with our amazing adult and student small group leaders. Meet us in the Youth Room!

To see information about upcoming retreats or other special activities, please check out our events page

 
Middle School Summer Calendar 2019
 

July Schedule

July 10 - The Gathering | Movie
July 17 - Summer on 17’s at Typhoon Texas
July 24 - The Gathering | Greenbelt
July 31 - Bible Study | Game Time

August Schedule

August 7 - The Gathering | Barton

 

SBS+ (The Gathering): At Summer Bible Study Plus, we will explore our foundations in faith, serve others, and have fun all at the same time! We will always start at 11 A.M. at WHPC and end back at the church at 3:30 P.M. During the months of June and August, we will be serving with The Gathering, a respite program for caregivers serving people with Alzheimer’s, have a Bible study, and finish off with a fun activity. In July, we will jump directly into Bible study and then go to our “Plus” activity. Please bring $5 to account for lunch cost, and enough money for each activity afterward. It will be a great time!

Upcoming Events

 
 
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summer on the 17’s - typhoon texas july 17

On July 17th, come with us to Typhoon Texas! It will be loads of fun and a great way to beat the heat with some of your favorite people. We will leave WHPC at 10:00 AM and get back at about 5:30 PM. Registration Price is $27.

 
 
 
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Celebration 21
August 31 - September 2

Join us for the 21st annual Celebration High School Retreat. This is the kick off to our youth ministry filled with high energy fun, worship, and community all run and lead by fellow high school student leaders. Spend a weekend at Camp Buckner with the rest of the WHPC High School Youth Group this Labor Day Weekend!

As a Participant for Celebration 21 you must be a raising 9th grader (starting High School in August 2019).

 
 
 

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