(School Years 7 – 9)

Every Sunday morning we bring Church to LIFE, literally. For many pre-teens, they are embarking on the biggest journey of growth and development! We provide a service specifically for ages 11 – 13 years old that is separate to, yet runs parallel to our main church services across our three Auckland LIFE campuses.


(School Years 9 – 13)

Epic is LIFE’s youth ministry for all high schoolers. We believe that Epic is a place where teenagers can connect and grow into all that God has for them. We provide programmes every Friday night across our Church campuses within Auckland and Melbourne that are engaging and inclusive for all. We have our own Epic Youth band leading praise and worship, empowering messages that captivate and inspire with God centred truths, sports, giveaways, food and plenty of opportunities to hang with friends, both new and old! We also regularly break into Groups within these programmes which is a time for youth who are at the same stage and age of life to connect and build friendships. Where else would youth want to be on a Friday night?

Summercamp 2020

Tuesday 14th - Friday 17th January 2020
Cooks Beach

When & Where

Epic happens most Friday nights from 6.45pm – 9pm at each of our Campuses, in Auckland we have 6 combined nights held at our Central Campus. Bus transportation is available for some areas.


Epic runs chartered buses to and from our services every Friday night. Your child must be picked up upon the return of the bus and we must have a "parent permission slip" returned for your child to ride on our transport services as per our child safety policy.
Cost: $2

Bus times for Epic campus services:

LIFE North:
(All buses depart LIFE North between 9pm and 9:15pm)
Warkworth – Mahurangi College, Woodcocks Rd 5:30pm.
Orewa – HBC Youth Centre 6:15pm

LIFE Central:
(All buses depart LIFE Central between 9pm and 9:15pm)
Pakuranga – McDonalds/Z Station 6:00pm

LIFE South:
(All buses depart LIFE South between 9pm and 9:15pm)
Mangere Bridge – 39 Coronation Road, Mangere Bridge 6:00pm
Mangere – Sir Douglas Bader Intermediate 6:15pm

Bus times for ‘Epic Presents’ events:

Pakuranga – McDonalds/Z Station 6:00pm
Manukau – LIFE South (3 Lakewood Court) 6:00pm
Mangere – Sir Douglas Bader Intermediate 6:15pm
Mangere Bridge – 39 Coronation Road, Mangere Bridge 6:30pm
Alfriston – 143 Alfriston Road (Outside Alfriston College) 5:45pm
Warkworth – Mahurangi College, Woodcocks Rd 5:20pm.
Orewa – HBC Youth Centre 6:00pm
North – McDonalds Constellation 6:15pm

All buses depart LIFE Central between 9pm and 9:15pm

At LIFE we follow NZ law and have a child protection policy and safe practice policy in place. As a result of these policies, we require all youth who wish to use our bus services to have completed a LIFE permission slip signed by their parent or guardian. This permission can be found below. Please complete the permission form and we will be in touch. Thank you so much for your cooperation and helping us provide a safer environment for our young people.

Our Team

Dan & Claire Ackermann

Youth Pastors - LIFE Central

Tashinga & Jo Chanyau

Youth Pastors - LIFE South

Josh & Chelsea Graveson

Youth Pastors - LIFE North

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