Forged For Christ Youth Group



January 23rd Chili & Soup Lunch Fundraiser at Carlock Mennonite Church 11 am


Jan. 27th - WINTER JAM CONCERT @ Peoria Civic Center. Mash up of over 8 different christian artists and all different genres. I will leave Brandt Family Farms at 5pm. If you want a ride, let us know we can pick you up and bring you home. If you want to meet us there, Concert starts at 7pm. There are no early sales, so tickets are not promised. First come, first serve. Feel free to bring family and friends! It’s only $10 at the door! FFC will cover any youth in the youth group. Bring money for any snacks or drinks you may want. Anyone riding with us, we will grab sandwiches on the way there. Masks are required to enter and walk around the Center as well as only clear, see through bags and clear empty water bottles less than 20oz are allowed in. You can then fill them up at the water fountains inside. No outside food. No weapons. Make sure you leave your pocket knives at home! This will be a late night but the last time we went we were home before midnight.


Jan. 30th - Game and grub night! 6-7:30pm @ Carlock Community Building. Start thinking about a mission trip! June 19th-26th. Big Creek Missions, Wheelwright, KY. and the Creation Museum. Will you be able to go?


Feb. 13th - Youth group Night! 6-7:30 @ Carlock Community Building. We will Kick off our Book and Ball drive for the month. This goes and helps give the teens in local detention centers new sports balls and material to read while going through some tough times. MISSION TRIP…..Keep thinking about it!!


Feb. 27th - Youth Group Night. 6-7:30pm @ Carlock Community Building. MISSION TRIP INFO!!!! Can you go? I will need to book everyone’s spots ASAP! Talk about our Spaghetti Drive Through Dinner. This was our biggest fundraiser last year…let's do it again!


March 12th - Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser. We will need lots of you there to make this work! Shift schedule will be texted out earlier. We will need people from 4-8pm. The supper will be from 5-7pm @ North Danvers Mennonite Church. We will need at least 3 youth working per shift. Feel free to work more than 1 shift or all the shifts! Wear your FFC shirt or hoody!

  • This will also be the conclusion of our Ball and Book drive. We can take last minute donations during the supper.


March 27th - Youth Group Night Fishing outing! Either at Comlara Park or Lake Bloomington (or if anyone has any great secret spot close by)3-5pm Then we will go out to eat afterwards. Bring your own gear or let us know if you need to borrow some. If the weather is bad, this will turn into a movie day at AMC Theater in Normal.


April 10th - Youth Group night @ Brandt Farms. BONFIRE! 6-7:30pm. If the weather is bad, we will meet @ the Carlock Community Building.


April 27th - Youth Group Night @ Brandt Farms. 6-7:30pm Bonfire and Mission Trip Update! Again, if the weather is bad we will be at the Carlock Community Building.


May 7th - Youth Group Night @ Brandt Farms. 6-7:30pm Bonfire!!! ***


May 22nd - 5:30pm. Archery Night. We will hopefully have an avid archer here to teach us and give us some pointers! Place TBD. More info and permission slips will be handed out beforehand. Mission Trip Schedule will be handed out! ***


***These events may get switched due to graduation dates and celebrations or if our archery pro can’t do the 22nd.***


June 12th - End of year Pool party and cookout. Families invited! 4-7pm. Final Mission Trip info will be handed out and discussed! We leave the morning of the 19th!!!


June 19th - 6am, Leave Brandt Farms for Mission Trip. 4:30pm Arrive in Wheelwright, KY.


June 20th - 25th - Serving at Big Creek Missions, Wheelwright, KY


June 26th - 8am leave Wheelwright, KY for Creation Museum just south of Cincinnati, OH. Spend the day at the creation museum.


June 27th - 9:30 am Leave Cincinnati, OH. Around 2:30pm. Arrive at Brandt Farms.



Jesse & Amber Brandt

FFC Youth Group Co-Leaders

701-770-4259 - Amber 

307-399-7596 - Jesse


Please call, text or email with questions or if you would like to get your youth on our alerts list!

In Christ,

Jesse & Amber Brandt