Thursday Nights

Join us every Thursday for an amazing night of fun.
Live Music ~ Motivational Message ~ Free Food ~ Basketball
6pm – Gym | 6:30pm – Dinner | 7pm – Program

Come as You Are

You’re unique! God loves you and so do we.
The Center is a safe place to come and be yourself.

We Love to Have Fun!

Every Thursday we’ve got hang time with basketball, games, and time to connect with friends.
Join us!

Come and See!

Get To Know Us

The Center Youth

The Center is a non-profit providing a safe place for teens and young adults to connect with God.

Come Join Us

Join us at The Center
Games, live music, free food, and a motivational message makes each Thursday at The Center a memorable one.

Support Us

Help The Center
The Center relies on prayers, volunteers, and financial donations to serve our teens weekly. Click here to help.

Our Vision

Helping teens and young adults connect with God.

Our Vision

Helping Teens Connect with God

Our Story

The story of The Center has its roots in the ministry of The Christian Youth Center, which began in Joliet, Illinois more than 50 years ago. In 2013 The Center was birthed out of that ministry and has been making a profound impact in the lives of teens ever since.

Join Us!

Every Thursday Night! 6pm – 9pm

  • Open Gym
  • Live worship
  • Relevant messages
  • Small groups discussing current topics
  • Family-style dinner
  • Hang time with friends
Join Us at The Center