Sr High Upcoming Events

Bible Study

Wednesday, May 27

8:00-9:30 p.m.


Youth Group

Sunday, May 31

7:00-8:30 p.m.


Sunday Morning Worship

10:00 - 11:00 a.m. | theLOFT
973-427-6960 x174


Here is our official Weight Loss Challenge FINALE VIDEO!  Check it out and thank you to everyone who helped encourage Scott and Kirk!



Check out our music video from Mission:Possible 2014: click here

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Jr High Upcoming Events

Bible Study

Wednesday, May 27

7:00 - 8:15 p.m. | begins in theLOFT


Youth Group

Friday, May 29

7:00 - 10:00 p.m. in theLOFT


Sunday Morning Worship

10:00 - 11:00 a.m. | theLOFT

Winter Retreat Packing List


High School Packing List:

We will be gone just a weekend, so you do not need to over-pack:) are some items you will want to remember:

  • Bible, notebook, pen/pencil
  • Snow Gear- It is a good idea to bring boots, snow pants, etc. for outside activities...
  • Gloves, warm hat
  • Sleeping bag NOT NEEDED (linens and pillow provided by Camp)
  • Warm Winter Jacket and Sweatshirt
  • 2-3 pair of jeans or warm pants
  • 3-4 pairs of socks & underwear to stay dry
  • Shirts (bring a few short sleeve to wear in the gym for games and bring 2-3 long sleeve as well)
  • Sneakers and Shorts (one pair of sneakers and shorts is fine, for games in the gym)
  • Towel & toiletries (soap, shampoo, deodorant, etc)
  • Sandals for shower
  • Toothbrush & toothpaste
  • A little extra spending money (5-10$) - for snacks/drinks
  • flashlight (optional)

Things you should NOT bring:

  • Electronics (you may bring phones but you will NOT be allowed to carry them on your person during the weekend.  They will stay in your bags to call/text home at night, and if a parent needs to reach us for emergency they can call  Jake (201-450-5203) or Scott (973-557-8120) )
  • Ipods, Tablets, etc. - We are really encouraging you to get away from electronics for the weekend so don't bother bringing them!
  • Knifes, weapons
  • Drugs, alcohol
  • Anything else you know we would get mad at you for having :)


We are glad you stopped by! Please look through the site to see all of the different things that we are about.  We are a Youth Ministry from Hawthorne Gospel Church, a non-denominational church in the Passaic/Bergen County area of New Jersey.

Our Junior High ministry is for teenagers in grades 6-8. Our Senior High ministry is for teens grades 9-12.

If you have any questions, please email us, or call the church office, 973.427.6960 x174.

Permission Slips Needed!

Just letting everyone know that we have our new permission slips for this 2014-2015 school year available for download! If you have not gotten in your permission slip in yet for the year, do that right away so that you can do all of the events with us!

Click here to download the form.

This permission slip is good for both the junior and senior high programs and will cover every event that we do this year, it's our way of making it easier for you. Please print out the form, and bring it to youth group or mail it to the office: 2000 Route 208, Hawthorne NJ 07506. Any questions please contact Jake @ 973-427-6960  x175, or email him This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .