Laser Tag trip

Over the next few weeks, we will make our triumphant return to Laser Team Challenge in Alpena for an afternoon of laser tag.  Find the details below:


April 15th-HS Students


$25/person (plus whatever $$ needed for a fast food dinner)


BCC Waiver

Laser Team Challenge Waiver

Registration Form

All three forms must be filled out prior to the event.  Students who attended winter retreat do not need to fill out the BCC Waiver.

We will meet at the church at 11am and return around 7:30pm.  We will have pizza at the church prior to departure & we will snag fast food dinner on the way home.

Students are encouraged to bring a water bottle & can bring snacks if they'd like for the drive there & back.

2nd-Food Distribution

See Food Distribution section at the bottom of this page.

10th-Summer Kickoff

This is a free event that will take place at the church.  It will start at 6pm and end around 11pm.  The event will begin with dinner, include both indoor games & outdoor games while concluding with a bonfire, s'mores, and a time of worship as we kickoff and ask God to guide & bless our Summer.  All middle school & high school students are invited and encouraged to invite friends.

20th-25th-Creation Fest (High School Students Only)

After years of hiatus, we are making an EPIC return to CreationFest!!  CreationFest is a four-day Christian Music Festival hosted at Agape Farm in Shirleysburg, PA.  For more specific details about the festival, head over to

The cost for this trip will be $250/person.

We are still working with CreationFest on the logistics for this trip, so more details will be posted in the next several days.

Registration will open on April 4th at 10am.  Due to the limited nature of this event, there will be a $100 dollar deposit due at the time of registration.

30th-1st Paintball Retreat

We are headed to Camp Living Waters on June 30th and embark on a quick overnight retreat that's sure to be tons of fun!!

This trip is open to 7th-12th graders.  The cost is $75/person and that covers lodging, meals, and paintball.  Students are not allowed to bring their own markers.  Snacks are encouraged, as they aren't provided.  We can arrange for the camp store to be open on Saturday, so bring money for snacks/merchandise if desired.


Sample Schedule:


6pm-leave from the church

7pm-arrive at CLW



11pm-Lights Out










7pm-Return to BCC

11th & 12th Grade Bible Study & Bonfire

When: June 7th, 14th, & 28th from 6pm-9pm

Where: Steve & Rebekah Townsend's House in Gladwin

What: Dinner, Bible Study, Swimming (if warm enough), & a Bonfire

Incoming 11th graders through graduating seniors are invited to join Steve & Rebekah as they lead a three-week study  through the Book of James.  Each evening, they will eat dinner, followed by some time to walk through James & the companion book and the evening will conclude with a bonfire.

This group is free to attend, but in order to get enough books, we're asking students to fill out the registration form below:


1st-Food Distribution

See Food Distribution section at the bottom of this page.

6th-Michigan's Adventure

This event is open to 7th-12th grade students.  The cost for the trip will be $40 and DOES NOT INCLUDE MEALS.  We will meet at the church at 8:45am and we will leave at 9am.  For more details, please go to


22nd-Summer R28Fam Night

This event is still in the planning/development stage but will be in the evening time frame with some food included.

23rd-26th-HS Girls Pictured Rocks Trip

Back with a vengeance, this trip was originally scheduled for last Summer, but had to be postponed to this Summer.  We will depart from the church at 10am on the 23rd and return around 2pm on the 26th.  Between that, we will be camping in tents, hiking, checking out some waterfalls, and will cruise around the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

The cost for this trip will be $150/person.


5th-Food Distribution

See Food Distribution section at the bottom of this page.

9th-12th-MS Boys Fishing Trip

We couldn't have Summer without our  Annual MS Boys Fishing Trip!  This year, the trip will take place from August 9-12.  The cost for the trip is $100/student.  Cost includes camping, food and some snacks.  Students are encouraged to bring their own special snacks, 

BCC Waivers will need to be filled out prior to departure.  If your student attended Winter Retreat, they do not have to fill the form out again.  Forms can be found at the Information Station in the RouteHub or on the Route28 page of the BCC Website.



We are also still developing we'll update this when we have final details

Community food distributions

We are always looking to add more students to our Food Distribution Crew!

On the first Saturday of every month, we partner with the Clare County Community Nutrition Network and bring a crew of students to help at their Community Food Distribution!

We meet at the church at 9am and head over to the distribution location.  Following the distribution, we grab lunch (free) and then meet back at the church for pickup.

Students must be 16 years old & fill out the appropriate paperwork with their parents.  To receive the paperwork, please fill out this form:  

Distribution Dates for this year are:

Apr. 1
May 6
Jun. 3
Jul. 1
Aug. 5