Our mission is to “Move towards Jesus through relationships.” This is relationships with peers, and leaders, but most importantly it is a personal relationship with Jesus! We want to raise up a dynamic force of youth that are actively changing the world for Jesus Christ

Momentum is the Student Ministries of Becker Baptist Church.

We welcome all students grades 6 - 12!

Wednesday Nights, 5:00-8:30 pm

During the school year (September – May):

Doors open at 5 pm to hang out, do homework, and chill. Concessions available—bring $ or buy a $10 punch card.  Starting at 6:30pm, we’ll meet as a large group for worship, teaching, games and announcements, then break into small groups. for discussion time. Come, have fun, grow deeper in your faith and make lasting relationships.

On December 19, we’ll have a Christmas Party.  Be sure to wear your “ugly Christmas sweater”!

Sunday School

Sunday School meets every Sunday during the school year.  (No Sunday School on December 30).

  • Middle School (Grades 6-8) “Donut Talks”:  THE THREAD: DISCOVERING THE THREAD OF THE GOSPEL THROUGH THE BIG-PICTURE STORY OF THE BIBLE.  This year, in our class, we will help students understand the narrative of the Bible and how God has woven the truth of the Gospel through all of Scripture.  Meets in room #137 with teachers Rick & Ann Olson.
  • High School (Grades 9-12) “Waffles & Wisdom”:  Our class is designed to cut through the confusion of this world and the society they live in by teaching students a Christ-centered look at the major issues they deal with in their daily lives. Meets at The HUB at 9 am with Pastor Kevin & Amy Drehmel and Kim Wheeler.

Permission Slip:

Before any student may participate in Momentum activities or events, an Annual Permission Form must be completed and signed by the student/participant and parent/guardian. DOWNLOAD 2018-19 Permission form here.

CLICK HERE to access online payment for cafe punch cards, merchandise, retreats, missions and special events.

Mission Trips

If your student is interested in an upcoming mission, contact Pastor Kevin.

High School Youth

The High School youth are sent on a mission trip each year. 

They went on a discipleship training trip to Denver in 2017.  In June of 2018, they partnered in New Orleans with local organizations to help meet ongoing needs of that community.

June 15-21 of 2019, we will be travelling to Puerto Rico for a work camp to help provide relief efforts from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.  Total trip cost: $1,295/person (includes airfare, food, lodging, etc.).  Deposit of $250 holds your spot on the team.  First informational student & parent meeting is January 7, 2019 at 7pm.

Middle School - Local Outreach

The Middle School do outreach in the local community during the summer each year.

Youth Leadership

Kevin Drehmel, Youth Pastor

Kevin Drehmel started as Youth Pastor at Becker Baptist Church in July, 2014. His wife, Amy, and family are originally from Wisconsin and moved to Becker from Illinois. In the past, they have served in ministry in Wisconsin and Texas.

Kevin summarizes his calling in these words: “I am passionate about youth ministry and feel that God has put a calling on my life. I have a love for students and I truly enjoy ministering to them. I have a passion for the lost, for winning students to Christ and advancing the Kingdom!”

In his down time, he enjoys time spent with his family, heading to the gym, traveling (anywhere!), reading, hang-outs with friends, good food, coffee, banana cream pie, hiking, camping, concerts, the Packers, hockey, movies and more.

Life Verse:
“And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so as to walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to him, bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God.” – Colossians 1:9-10

What’s “The HUB”?

A lot of youth events happen at The HUB, a home-turned-gathering place in the heart of Becker. The HUB is located across the street from Becker Baptist Church at 11952 Hancock Avenue. Look for the white building with the green banner and come join the fun!


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