Jolt is a vibrant ministry aimed to reaching 6th-12th graders in Durango. To love and live like Jesus through a weekly service that is fun and engaging, but also challenging students on a deep spiritual level. Throughout the year we offer retreats, summer camp, small groups, and mission trips.

JOLT = Joining Our Lives Together

as passionate and committed

followers of Christ!

JOLT Youth Ministry exists to support the youth of Durango, and provide safe, healthy environments for them to ask hard questions, learn how to do life, and have fun without peer pressure.

Every student is welcome!!

Students do not have to be part of this church, or any church, in order to participate. We encourage everyone to bring their friends, which results in a diverse mix of students.


JOLT events are planned for both Middle School and High School students (6th – 12th grade)


Is provided for Middle School Youth Group at 3:30pm from Mountain, Miller, and Escalante Middle Schools. Students must fill out a 2018-19 Medical Release Form if they plan to ride the bus each week.


Is provided for Middle and High School Youth Groups at 6pm on both Tuesday and Wednesday. Please contact Ruelon if your student has any specific dietary needs, we’ll do our best to accommodate!

For more information, contact the Youth Coordinators.

Check out the calendar below for the detailed schedule.

6th – 8th graders meet weekly on Tuesday nights.

Starting at 4pm – 6:30pm

9th – 12th graders meet weekly on Wednesday nights.

Starting at 6pm – 8pm

Youth Coordinators

Ruelon John is the Youth Coordinator for 6th – 8th grade students. He graduated from Fort Lewis College in 2018 with a bachelors in Marketing and a bachelors in Accounting. He has a heart for mentoring youth in the Durango area and previously in the Denver area. Most of all he loves to see God work in Middle School and High School students and see them grow in their faith while they grow up into young adults.

If you’re a parent or a student I’d love to get to know you and tell you what our Sunday School and Youth Group programs are all about! Give me a call or an email anytime:

970-247-4213 ex106

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