Merge Summer Events

Below is a list of all of the upcoming Summer Events Merge Student Ministry will be attending. Please note that some of these events require registration and payments prior to the event date. 

  • Merge Summer service

    May 21

    Summer begins with our first BIG service complete with a life sized game of Pac-Man, prizes, full band worship, and an encouraging message to prepare students for the summer. 


    This service will is for all middle and high school students and will be held at River Hills Church from 6:00pm to 7:00pm. 

  • Laser Tag

    May 24

    The River Hills auditorium will be converted into a laser tag arena! Students will compete in a 6v6 tournament for prizes and bragging rights.  


    The tournament for Middle School students will be from 6:00 to 7:30pm


    High School students will compete in their tournament from 7:30pm to 9:00pm.

  • Rush Athens - $28

    May 31

    Rush is a trampoline park located in Athens. Students will have 2 hours to jump and participate in many other activities. Waiver forms must be completed before this event begins. 


    Students will meet at the church at 6:00pm and be back and ready for pick up at 9:30pm.


    Registration and online payments for this event can be made by clicking HERE.


  • Good news at noon Mission trip

    june 17

    Good News at Noon is a faith based community ministry that serves restaurant grade meals 365 days a year and gives away over 100 boxes of groceries a week to those in need. We will be partnering with their organization to help feed their patrons and meet any other needs they may have.


    Students will meet at RHC at 9:00am and be back and ready for pick up at 2:00pm. 


    Please register your student for this event so that we can plan accordingly by clicking HERE

  • Kids Camp

    June 19-23

    Students will have the opportunity to help serve at Kids Camp. 


    Kids Camp will be held at River Hills from 6:00pm to 8:00pm nightly. 

  • Merge Summer service

    June 25

    This second summer service is going to be as big as the first. Students are not going to want to miss it!


    This service will be held at River Hills and begins at 6:00pm and ends at 7:00pm.

  • Six Flags - $45

    June 28

    It’s Six Flags. No description needed. Students will have the entire day to ride the rides and visit the park’s attractions. We will eat lunch and dinner in the park and coolers will be provided for students to bring packed lunches if needed. 


    Students will meet at River Hills at 8:00am and be back and ready for pick up at 10:30pm. 


    Preregistration and payment for this event is required. Register and make an online payment by clicking HERE

  • Cook out at RHC

    july 4

    All Middle and High School Students are invited to join us as we celebrate our nations Independence with free grilled food, games, ultimate Frisbee and more.  


    This event begins at 6:00pm and ends around 9:00pm.

  • Tubing in Helen - $8

    July 15

    Tubing in Helen is the perfect way to beat the summer heat as our tubes glide gently down the river. We will be eating lunch at a fast food restaurant, so please either send students with extra money or a packed lunch.


    Students will meet at RHC at 8:00am and be back and ready for pick up at 3:30pm.


    Preregistration and payment is required for this event. 


    Register your student and make an online payment by clicking HERE



  • Merge pool party

    july 29

    This FREE event is to welcome the parents and students of our rising 6th and 9th graders into their new Middle and High School Merge groups. The pool party will be held at Calgary Downs’ clubhouse and pool (534 Calgary Downs Dr. Winder, GA) where students will be dropped off and picked up at their respective times. 


    The Middle School Merge Pool party begins at 11:00am and ends at 1:00pm. 


    The High School Merge Pool Party begins at 6:00pm and ends at 8:00pm.