East Lake Students

Encountering God and engaging our community together
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East Lake Students

East Lake Student Ministry equips and empowers our middle school students to Encounter God and Engages our high school students so that they embrace their identity in Christ through in-person and virtual opportunities.

What to Expect

ENCOUNTER 6th – 8th Grades

Encounter Christ and build relationships with your 6th – 8th grade friends Sunday mornings at 11 a.m.

ENGAGE 9th – 12th Grades

Engage your faith and friends with the gospel on Wednesday evenings.


East Lake students gather for outreach and fun events on a regular basis throughout the year.

My home away from home

"Every Wednesday night I would have a place where I was surrounded by people who loved me and who loved the Lord. I made fantastic friends who I still keep in touch with. The teaching challenged me to grow in my faith and to live each day with Christ."

- Anna, Clemson University

Student Ministry Staff

Rob Townshend
Family Pastor