Ohana (high school) is a Hawaiian word that means “family.” In a world that is becoming more and more isolated, we long to journey together. Romans 15:6 tells us, “…that with one mind and voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.”


Rally Month is a back-to-school emphasis on Wednesday nights for students 7th-12th grade that focuses on special activities, live worship, and a devotional.

During the month, we will be focusing on the word ‘Kairos’, which means “opportunity, season, or fitting time.”  We will dive into scripture and see what it has to say about living intentionally in our everyday lives.


Rally Month is also an opportunity for students to invite new friends to church.  There are incentives for bringing friends:

   – Bring a First-Time Guest: Guest receives a gift card

   – Bring that guest back: You receive a gift card

   – Bring the guest back three consecutive times: You both receive a t-shirt 


ABOUT THE SPEAKER:  Carlos Lonbarger currently serves at Olivet Nazarene University as the Director of Graduate Program.  A 2003 graduate of Olivet, Carlos has also completed a master’s degree in Pastoral Leadership and a Doctorate in Education from the University. He was ordained an elder in the Church of the Nazarene in 2011. After graduation, Carlos served for 13 years in local church ministry in Kansas City and on the SWID and CCD as a youth pastor, worship/administrative pastor, and church plant lead pastor.

Carlos is married to Kristen ’05, and they have 4 sons.

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