passionate about Jesus Christ
Elevate Student Ministry is for any student from 6th grade to 12th grade who have a desire to grow and know more about Jesus! Students today are going through life much different than before. With Social Media, television/radio, and
peers, often times students today struggle to discover who they are created to be. Our vision is to help students find their identity in Christ and our goal is for students to live a life on Mission for Christ, and fulfill the
Great Commission given to us in Matthew 28:16-20. This is why throughout the year we engage in diving into scripture and enter deep conversation about the gospel in our small groups; we worship through music and song, and we believe
in serving in the church and outside the church.
Each month, we have “Game Night,” which is an opportunity for students to come and relax, have fun, and fellowship with one another. In the fall, Junior high students have the opportunity to attend our Jr. High Retreat, and the High School students enjoy the High School Retreat in
Elevate Sunday School: 9:00 - 10:00 am
Elevate Youth: Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Youth Minister Jared Holmes
Hey friends! My name is Jared Holmes and I am the Youth Minister here at FBC. I have been in ministry for many years, starting around the age of 16 as a volunteer in the church I grew up in, Calvary Baptist Church, in Odessa Texas. I went on to become the Children’s Ministry intern at Life Change Baptist church in Odessa Texas and served there until God called me to go to Dallas Baptist University. While at DBU, I served as a Children’s Ministry intern at the Oaks Baptist Church in Grande Prairie. I served at the Oaks Baptist church until God provided an opportunity to serve here in Bridgeport. I served here as an interim Youth Minister for a few months and became the full time Youth Minister in October of 2015.