Weekend Worship Times

Main Campus

Saturday at 5:30 pm
Sunday at 8:15, 9:30, 11 AM

Watch the video below to learn how to sign up for Junior High events online.


Junior High Event Signup from Valley Church on Vimeo.

Please remember that all students must have a
medical Form on file to attend any event.

fill out the online medical form TODAY!


Staff Appreciation Night

Wednesday, May 3 from 6:30-8 pm

Valley Community Center
No RSVP required
light dinner and snacks provided

All junior high students are invited to come celebrate our volunteer leaders. This is a special night dedicated to the adults and high schoolers who have served in the Junior High Ministry this past school year. We love our volunteers! The theme is Movie Night, so students are encouraged to dress like a movie character or wear a shirt from a movie.


8th Grade Celebration (For 7th and 8th Grade Students)

Wednesday, May 10 from 6:30-8 pm

Student Ministries Room
No RSVP required

All junior high students and leaders are invited to come celebrate our 8th grade students. We will have fun, take a walk down memory lane, and eat a tasty dessert!


Game Night

Wednesday, May 17 from 6:30-8 pm

valley community center
No RSVP required

A night full of fun and games with your friends at the Valley Community Center. This is our last Wednesday night of the school year.


7th Grade Welcome

sunday, june 4

12:15-2 pm at the valley community center

RSVP by saturday, june 3
a free lunch will be served

New 7th graders and their parents are invited to a special 7th Grade Welcome at the Valley Community Center. A free lunch will be served. This is an opportunity for you and your child to learn about our ministry, experience a little fun, meet junior high volunteer staff members, and connect with other families. We ask that younger siblings not attend this event.

REGISTER TODAY FOR THE 7th grade welcome!


Sky Zone & Sardines

Friday, June 16 from 4:30-9:30 pm

Cost: $20
RSVP by Wednesday, June 14
Drop off and pick up at Valley Church
Special Sky Zone waiver required

Practice your flips, play dodgeball, or throw down some slam dunks at Sky Zone, the indoor trampoline park that junior highers love! After Sky Zone we’ll head back to Valley to eat pizza and play sardines around the church building.

REGISTER TODAY FOR Sky Zone & Sardines!


Capture the Flag & Game Night

Friday, June 30 from 6:30-10:30 pm

Cost: Free
No RSVP required. Just show up!
Eat dinner before you come
Drop off and pick up at Valley Community Center

A junior high favorite! We’ll play Capture The Flag on the outdoor sports field at the Valley Community Center. We’ll also have some free time where you can choose to participate in options like dodgeball and Nine Square in the Air!



Thursday, July 13 from 9 am-6 pm

Cost: $35
RSVP by Sunday, July 9
Drop off and pick up at Valley Church
Bring money for lunch
Optional: Bring a bag with a swimsuit and towel for Adventure Bay

Enjoy the rides all day with your friends and leaders! Admission to the Adventure Bay water park is included. If students want to swim, please bring a swimming suit. Guys: No Speedos. Girls: Wear a one-piece suit or a two-piece suit with a dark t-shirt on top.



Urban Plunge Kansas City

Friday, July 28-Sunday, July 30

Cost: $200
RSVP by Sunday, July 23
Drop off at Noon on Friday at Valley Church
Pick up at 5 pm on Sunday at Valley Church
Bring lunch Friday
Urban Plunge training on July 23 from 11 am-2 pm at the Valley Community Center
Packing night on Thursday, July 27 from 7-8:30 at Valley Church
See Urban Plunge brochure for more info

Urban Plunge is a mission trip that provides students with hands-on ministry experiences. Students are able to increase their awareness about the issues facing people living in poverty and homelessness and to tangibly bless people in need. It’s a chance to follow Jesus’ example of love and service. Space is limited to 25 students.

REGISTER TODAY FOR Urban Plunge Kansas City!


8th Grade Get-Together

Sunday, August 6 from 6-9 pm

Cost: Free
RSVP by August 6
Dinner provided
Location TBD

This is an opportunity for 8th grade boys and girls to eat dinner, have fun together, and talk about their upcoming year as 8th graders in the Valley Junior High Ministry!

REGISTER TODAY FOR the 8th Grade Get-Together!


7th Grade Get-Togethers

Wednesday, August 9 from 6-9 pm

Cost: Free
RSVP by August 9
Dinner provided
Locations TBD

7th grade boys and girls will be at different houses for this special night. This is a great opportunity to connect with other 7th graders and meet some of your small group leaders for the upcoming school year!

REGISTER TODAY FOR the 7th Grade Get-Togethers!


Pool Party

Sunday, August 20 from 2-5 pm

Cost: $5
RSVP by Sunday, August 20
Drop off and pick up at Charlie Olsen’s house: 9588 NW 74th Place, Grimes, IA 50111

We thought we’d plan one more special event before the school year kicks into full gear. We’re serving ice cream sundaes! Boys: No Speedos. Girls: Wear a one-piece suit or a two-piece suit with a dark t-shirt on top.

REGISTER TODAY FOR the pool party!



Save the Date:

  • Fall Retreat, September 22-24

  • Blitz All-Nighter, November 3