February 25-27, 2022
Weekend information

Activities begin on Friday evening with a rally.  Then you will join other students in your age group at one of our host homes.  You will spend the weekend sharing with one another in worship, Bible study, and fellowship.  This is an awesome time to get to know people and make new friends!


Erik Reed is the founding and lead pastor of The Journey Church in Lebanon TN, planted in 2006. He speaks at numerous events throughout the year such as youth camps, DNOWs, marriage seminars, men’s retreats, and church planting training events.

He is a graduate of Western Kentucky University with a B.A. in Religious Studies & Southern Baptist Theological Seminary with a MDiv. He writes regularly on his blog and other ministry websites
Erik is married to Katrina. They have 3 children: Kaleb (who is with the Lord), Kaleigh (10), and Kyra (6).

There will be a very special parent session with Erik on Friday, Feb. 25 at 7:00 pm.


Nathaniel Gray, Student Worship Pastor at First Redeemer Church in Cumming, GA will be leading in worship through song. Nathaniel is from Bellwood, PA and has served in various worship roles since 2009. He attended Liberty University for a B.S. in Worship Music Studies while also traveling with YouthQuest. Through YQ, he was part of our DNOW in 2012, 2013 and 2014. He and his wife, Mikaela, married in 2014 and have two children, Sadie and Beckham. Nathaniel loves music, sports, movies, laughter, dreaming, board games, riddles, and spending time with family and friends.

small group

An IMPACT TEAM is a student-based ministry that is an extension of North Greenville University's Baptist Collegiate Ministry. BCM trains and deploys a variety of teams that serve churches like ours. They will be leading our DNOW small groups. There were previously part of DNOW in 2019 & 2021 and have ministered to OVBC girls during RENEW weekend since 2016.


Registration begins Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022. Bring a completed form and registration fee to the church or send by email and pay online. Deadline is Wednesday, February 9, 2022.