Northwest Student Ministries

Thanks for taking the time to visit our Student Ministry page.  Here at Northwest Covenant we believe every student matters...especially to God. Our mission, in the Youth House, the student ministry space at Northwest Covenant Church, we are committed to being an authentic, Christ-centered community that allows students to take ownership, question, and live out their faith in Jesus Christ. 

We hope you will consider being a part of this life-changing community.  If you have any questions please feel free to contact me by clicking HERE!

Drew Edstrom

Director of Student Ministries

Northwest Covenant Church





Confirmation (7th-8th Grade)

          Select Sundays 9:00AM – 10:00AM

Middle School Youth Group (Grades 6-8)

          Wednesdays 6:30PM – 8:00PM

High School Youth Group (Grades 9-12)

          Sundays 6:30PM-8:30PM

Special Events

          Service projects, retreats, outreach events, 

          mission trips, camps

Middle school

The middle school youth group is open to all students in grades 6 through 8.  If it is your first time at youth group or you have been around a while we hope that you feel welcome and know that you have a place at Northwest!  We are a youth group which is truly a community youth group where over half our middle school students come from the community around us.

We'd love for you to come and check us out!

High School

The high school youth group is open to all students in grades 9 through 12.  If it is gathering on Sunday mornings to learn how faith and life connect, getting together on Sunday evenings to spend time in community or serving on mission trips to Ecuador, we hope that you will come and be a part of this awesome group of students.  We'd love for you to come and check us out!!

We go on a variety of trips with our students each year! Take a look below to see what trips are coming up! 

Winter Camp: Grades 6-8

February 8-10, 2019

Winter Camp is a Middle School retreat up at Covenant Harbor Bible Camp in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. 

Every year, we take our students up there to bond, worship together, and have fun. There are many winter activities to choose from such as sledding, broom ball, ice skating, and more!

To register CLICK HERE

ONE LIFE: Grades 9-12

February 15-18, 2019

One Life is one of the best weekends of the year!

Our Senior High group travels up to Covenant Point Bible Camp for an experience of a lifetime. This experience encapsulates all of the great things winter has to offer! We spend a lot of time together skiing, playing games, and experiencing God's creation. 

Grab your form HERE

Voyage Trip: Grades 11-12

June 8-13, 2019

The Voyage Trip is a discipleship trip for our upperclassmen. The location of this trip changes every year, but the purpose remains the same--to help upperclassmen prepare for a faith filled life. 

In order to go on this trip, you must fill out an application. Spots are limitied!

Applications will be available NOVEMBER 2018

Wilderness Trip: Grades 9-12

July 21-26, 2019


Our high school students are going up to the Boundary Waters to canoe! We will be partnering with Adventurous Christians as we hit the water! 


300 N. Elmhurst Ave.

Mount Prospect, IL 60056