Middle School

// ZPCMSM

ZPC student ministries exists to partner with families to help students in 5th through 8th grades connect with Christ, each other, and the larger ZPC community.

Contact: Elia Mrakovich [317.873.6503 x1021]

Shepherd Mission Trip

Short Term Mission Trip to Shepherd Community Center

When? Monday, June 17 and Tuesday, June 18
Who? Students entering into grades 6, 7, 8, or 9 in fall 2019 
Where? Shepherd Community Center on the near eastside of Indianapolis
Why? This trip is a great opportunity for our middle schoolers to serve alongside high schoolers and adults in our local community. We'll spend time connecting with people, helping to meet their needs, and learning from the Shepherd staff who are immersed in the culture. If you have any questions, comments or concerns, reach out to Elia Mrakovich.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns, reach out to Elia.
How much? $75 per student
        March 31: $75 due
      *Payment plans are available. Contact us with any questions!

Interested? Here are the things you need to do:

2019 Great Escape

MSM Camp Trip
When? Monday, July 8 through Saturday, July 13
Who? Students entering into grades 6, 7, 8, or 9 in fall 2019 
Where? Green Lake, WI
Why? Students are invited to join hundreds of other youth from across the Midwest for an amazing week! The Great Escape Midwest is the coolest camp you'll ever attend. Guaranteed. Students will have three large group sessions including worship and talks from special guests. Alongside these sessions, they will have time to play games as well as to spend intentional time with our ZPC group. This trip is dedicated to give all kids an opportunity to explore their faith in a fun, loving, and intentional environment. We are going to rock it out with worship music, make new friends, and have a ton of fun playing crazy games/activities. Some of the activities include banana tubing, swimming, gaga dodgeball, and shaving cream! If you have any questions, comments or concerns, reach out to Elia.
How much? $550 per student
        March 11: $100 security deposit due
        April 11: scholarship form due
        May 11: final payment due
        *Payment plans are available. Contact us with any questions!

Interested? Here are the things you need to do:

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Youth Inquirers

  • What is it? Membership class for 6th graders
  • Where? Room 205 on Sunday nights from September through December
  • What time? 6:30 to 8 pm
  • More info: Students will gain a deeper understanding of God through Christian theology, focus on how to live out their life as a disciple of Jesus, grow in the 6 Marks of a Disciple, and participate in a service project to understand what it means to have “Arms of Love” for others. Even if membership isn't of interest, we recommend attending as a way to plug-in and learn/review the basics of Christianity!
  • Next step: Contact with questions.

Main Service

  • What is it? Main worship for Middle School students (grades 5th through 8th grades)
  • Where? Room 205 every Sunday morning
  • What time? 9 to 10 am
  • More info: We dig deep into what the Bible has to say about life as a middle school student. We play games to connect with other students. We worship God in song and prayer, open up the Bible for a lesson, and talk about life in our grade/gender specific discussion groups.