Resurrection's Student Ministry offers the youth of our congregation spiritual-based meetings and fun activities ideal for their age groups -- IGNITE (6th-8th grade) and BREAKAWAY (9th-12th grade).

Questions? Contact Jenny Piontek, Breakaway/High School Youth Ministry Leader, or LeAnn Trautman, Ignite/Middle School Youth Director.


Sunday Morning

IGNITE meets Sunday mornings, 9:15-10:15 am, for Christian education in Room 246 of the Family Life Center, September through May.

BREAKAWAY's Connection Cafe meets Sunday mornings, 9:00-10:15 am, for Christian education and breakfast items in The Warehouse (Room 253) of the Family Life Center, September through May. Come for a time of guided conversation about the real things teens walk through every day. Discover how to apply God’s Word to your walk in very real, tangible ways.


Youth Groups

IGNITE gets together once or twice per month for on/off campus activities for youth group fellowship throughout the school year. The Warehouse (Room 253) in the Family Life Center is open for Ignite from 6:00-6:25 pm during Wednesday Night Workshop (Confirmation) for fun and friendship. Come join us - it is a great place to hang out!

IMPORTANT: Our health forms/rules of conduct forms are now online. All youth will need to fill out/sign the forms to participate in any IGNITE or RLC Youth event. If you have any questions, please let me know.


meets Sunday evenings, 6:45-8:30 pm, for youth group fellowship throughout the school year in the Warehouse (Room 253) in the Family Life Center.

Thank you to Pastor Jonathan for coming to Breakaway High School Youth Group! We had so much fun getting to know you and teaching you one of our favorite games (9 square).


Sunday, February 16

Connection Café at 9:15 am.
Breakaway from 6:45-8:30 pm. Theme to be announced on Group Me.

Leadership Meeting moved! Leadership will meet on February 23 at 12:00 pm. The Leadership Meeting will be open to all current 9th-11th graders that want to consider joining the Leadership Team next year. Come see what the meetings are like, help with the planning and see if you want to be part of the team. Please let me know that you will be attending, so I can prepare enough materials. Meetings usually end at 1:30 pm. Lunch will be served.

Camp Rockfish: There are a few high school spots left. Trip is March 20-22 and this is the last call. I will be sending in our numbers to the camp and recruiting adult leaders. Any adults that want to try out a weekend away with some awesome kids, feel free to contact me!

Focus Group: The Church Council has asked for youth participants in the Focus Group that will look at the pros and cons of changing our service times. In order to join the group, please reach out to me with your email address (that you check regularly).

Instagram: Request to join Breakaway's Instagram! We post pictures of our events, as well as important information. Search for rlcbreakaway.

2019 Breakaway


For Service



Being an acolyte allows our youth, grades 5-8, to be actively involved in serving at RLC. You are able to sign up online for dates and worship times that work for your family.

Any questions or to schedule a brief training, please contact MaryAnn Unger, Co-Director of Children and Family Ministry, at .

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner Servers
Tuesday, February 25 from 4:45-7:00 pm in the Gym

Ignite/Middle School Servers needed to set tables, serve meal, and clean up. Great volunteer opportunity!

Sign Up:

North Carolina Food Bank
Saturday, February 29 from 9:00 am-Noon

(MUST BE 12 - Their Rule)
Join Ignite/Middle School for a morning of sorting/stacking at the North Carolina Food Bank's warehouse. We will be meeting at the church and taking the church van or you can meet us at the food bank.

Sign Up:

Ronald McDonald House Soda Can Tabs

Ignite along with RLC Preschool will be collecting soda can tabs to donate to the local Ronald McDonald Houses. Collection containers are in the kitchen, church office, preschool office, and the warehouse.


Mission Trips

YouthWorks Mission Trip - Blue Ridge Mountains, NC

June 16-21, 2019

Such an exciting adventure and thank you for being a part of the team! It was a fantastic week of doing God’s good work with our hands! This mission trip was open to youth in grades 6-9.


Middle School Mission Trip 2018

YouthWorks Raleigh




Questions? Contact Jenny Piontek, High School Youth Ministry Leader, or LeAnn Trautman, Middle School Youth Director.