Youth Ministry

Our City Youth meet for weekly Bible study on Sunday nights at host homes throughout the city. We're currently studying The Beatitudes; read a blog post about the study below.

Find all upcoming events for youth on our calendar by searching "youth." You may also reference or download our spring events calendar below.


Summer Camps

Our middle school and high school students will experience RYM camps this June. Click below for details, pricing and registration.

Jennifer Welch

Jennifer Welch

City Kids | City Youth Coordinator

Jennifer Welch is the Children's Coordinator at City Church where she plans family activities and leads preschool and children's programming on Sunday mornings. She also assists with City Youth. She graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in youth development and then worked on staff for Young Life in Jasper, Georgia. After moving back to Houston, Jennifer transitioned into a role as a Children’s Coordinator at Bear Creek Church in Katy, Texas. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Christian Counseling at HBU.

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Blake Thomas

Blake Thomas


Blake Thomas is a pastoral resident with a concentration in youth at City Church. While he devotes most of his time to the youth ministry, Blake is also mentored by City Church staff as he explores the possibility of a career in vocational ministry. Blake is the Bridge-Builder Program Director at the Forge for Families in Houston where he is developing a program for teens to experience inner-city ministry in Houston. He graduated from Southeastern University in Florida with a degree in practical theology. During this time, he helped lead a campus ministry using oratory art forms as a platform for teaching the gospel. Blake also worked within the youth ministry at a church in Tampa, Florida, for two years.

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