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Helping students take next steps with God.

Who We Are

2|42 Students is a vibrant ministry designed for students in grades 5th – 12th. We’re all about creating a space where teenagers can feel known by God and their peers.

Our Leaders:

  • Student Ministry Lead: Zach Gibson
  • Family Ministry Director: Mutheu Esilaba

Contact Us:
Got questions or want to reach out? Email us directly through the contact links provided on our website.

What We Offer

CIY Camp: A summer experience that can’t be missed.

One Night: Monthly events for grades 7th – 12th featuring food, games, worship, and teaching

Weekly Community: Sunday connection with students and leaders

Solving Real Problems

In today’s world, teenagers often feel isolated and anxious. We’re here to bridge that gap, helping them feel connected and understood while pointing them to a life transforming relationship with the God who can meet them wherever they are.

Download this free resource to help your student develop healthy phone habits.

Why We Stand Out

From our themed One Nights to our engaging small group discussions, we make every moment count. We’re more than just a ministry; we’re a community. At 2|42 Students, you don’t just come to church; you’re an integral part of the church.

Where & When You Can Find Us

Our doors are open for students in grades 6th-12th to meet, connect, and grow. Here’s when we meet at each location:

Ann Arbor Campus

  • 5th – 6th Grades: Sundays at 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM
  • 7th – 12th Grades: Sundays at 4:30 PM

Brighton Campus

  • 5th – 6th Grades: Thursdays at 6:30 PM and Sundays at 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM
  • 7th – 12th Grades: Sundays at 4:30 PM

Lansing Campus

  • 5th – 6th Grades: Sundays at 10:30 AM and 12:00 PM
  • 7th – 12th Grades: Sundays at 4:30 PM

Livonia Campus

  • 5th – 6th Grades: Sundays at 11:00 AM
  • 7th – 12th Grades: Sundays at 4:30 PM

Monroe Campus

  • 5th – 6th Grades: Sundays at 11:00 AM
  • 7th – 12th Grades: Sundays at 4:30 PM

Saginaw Campus

  • 5th – 6th Grades: Sundays at 11:00 AM
  • 7th – 12th Grades: Sundays at 4:30 PM

Taylor Campus

  • 5th – 6th Grades: Sundays at 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM
  • 7th – 12th Grades: Sundays at 4:30 PM

Why It Matters

We believe every student deserves a place to take their next steps with God. It’s not just about attending; it’s about belonging.

Get Involved

Thinking of joining? We welcome you to show up or email the campus student pastor simply. Interested in volunteering? Step One is a great place to start or chat with one of our student staff members.

Let’s Meet

Join the Fun

You can find us in the Students area of our campuses. For the latest updates and event details, check out our social media pages:

  • Facebook
  • Instagram

Special Events

Once a month, we ramp up the energy with our One Nights – an experience you don’t want to miss!

Our Difference

Every 2|42 location has a unique space just for students. Our teachings are tailored for each age and life stage, with extended small group sessions for deeper discipleship.

Taylor Middle School