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Igniter is a ministry that seeks to join God in encouraging middle and high school students to ignite with a passion to love Jesus and to live by faith in the power of the Holy Spirit. Learn about our upcoming events at the bottom of this page.



Attention all high school and college students! Are you looking for a place to go during summer vacation to meet new friends and grow deeper in understanding what God has in store for your life? Elevate is the place for you.
It will be every Wednesday through June and July from 6:30-9pm at the Casimir’s home (5028 N West Rd., Newton, KS). Please come and invite all your friends!

Contact Tarenda Casimir, 316.288.2003, or Justin Schneider, 316.435.2702, for details and questions. 

See the schedule here.

middle school igniter - on break

Middle School Igniter meets on Sunday mornings at 9:00-10:20AM in the Deck Room.

high school igniter - on break

High School Igniter meets on Sunday evenings at 6:30-8:30PM in the Activity Center. During our time we hang out, play games, worship through song and prayer, explore God's word through teaching, and break into D-Groups for further discussion, discipleship and community.

upcoming events

Elevate, Wednesdays June -July, 6:30-9pm, 5028 N West Rd., Newton
Igniter Pool Party, July 23, 6:30-8pm, 3620 SE 24th St., Newton
Igniter Nerf Warz, August 1, 6:30-8pm, Activity Center
Igniter Pool Party, August 6, 6:30-8pm, 3620 SE 24th St., Newton
Igniter Worship Night, August 8, 7-8:30pm, Deck Room

Click here for a master list of Grace Sunday School class times and locations for children through adults.


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In order to provide a safe environment for children and youth who participate in our ministries we require that all youth and adults who serve in GraceKids or Igniter Youth Ministries complete an annual volunteer application. A background check will be conducted every four years on anyone 18 years of age or older. If you've been asked to complete a reference form for a potential Igniter volunteer, please click here.