BYG Teen Ministry

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“INTO THE WILD” Summer Series 2019

Fides Immortalis

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Upcoming Events



Joy and Happiness

What are some things that bring you happiness in your life? What about these things provide you with that feeling of happiness? As you briefly stop and contemplate these things, it’s fairly easy to start coming up with multiple answers ranging from spending time with family or friends all the way to more simple things like enjoying ice cream or a good meal. Now, with that list made, what are some things that bring you joy? Is there a difference…

A Mother’s Sacrifice

In a 1945 Texas newspaper article, written on the recent success of a local athlete, we are given the first known mentioning of a commonly hea­rd phrase that states, “Behind every great man there is a great woman.” If you’re like me, you have heard this phrase many times and in many capacities. Most commonly, it seems as if it’s used by successful men who are seeking to give due credit to their spouse’s part in their accomplishments. Today, I…

Prepared But Not Ready

On June 28th, 1914 an assassination took place in which the Archduke of Austria, Franz Ferdinand, was killed by a political extremist while riding in a parade. This single event is credited as the lynchpin that set off the first World War, one that would last over four years and forever change the course of history. Armies from around the world prepared themselves to enter into this conflict, whether or not they truly were ready is the question. WWI is…

Bible Class Videos

Youth Minister & Leadership


Allen Read

7TH-8TH GRADE TEENS Oversees Youth Devotionals and Events. Contact Allen to get involved in this age group.

J Hall

Beginning on January 2, 2019, J Hall will work with our young people as Youth Minister. J and his wife Hannah are coming to Buford from the Central congregation in Tuscaloosa, AL where J has been the Youth and Family Minister for the past 4 years. J is originally from Gardendale, AL and Hannah is from Nolensville, TN (Nashville area) where she grew up attending the Crieve Hall congregation. J and Hannah have been married 4 years. J and Hannah…

Jack Thompson

OVERSEES 9TH-12TH GRADE TEENS Oversees Youth Devotionals and Events. Contact Jack to get involved in this age group.
John Burnette

John Burnette

OVERSEES YOUTH MINISTRY Areas of Oversight: K-12th Grades, Buford Leadership Training BLT (Lads to Leaders), Camp Inagehi, VBS and Premarital Counseling.

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