The Encounter is a worship service and discipleship program for youth in grades 6th – 12th. The grade levels within the Encounter are placed into two groups (6th – 8th grade and 9th – 10th grade) to better promote learning. These groups are. The Encounter prepares teens to make a lifelong commitment to serve Jesus Christ. This worship service and program offers worship and the Word of God in a way that encourages youth within this demographic to have their own Encounter with God. Merging music, the message, and worship moments, youth are encouraged to choose Christ. The Discipleship Programs within the Encounter such as Biblical Studies, Community Outreach, Leadership, Accountability, and Education provide wonderful ways to help our youth to develop their faith.
1st Sundays @ 10:00 a.m. (Theatre)
2223 S. Crater Road - Petersburg, Virginia 23805