WHAT TO EXPECT?

A thrilling atmosphere filled with high-energy, live worship from our high school band, engaging messages that fuel our students, and entertainment that ranges from games, skits, and friendly competition to hanging out with friends!

WHEN?

Shaken is for our 6th-8th graders and meets on Wednesday nights from 5:45-7:30 p.m. in the VillageChurch Student Center.

Surge is for our 9th-12th graders and meets on Wednesday nights from 7:30-8:45 p.m. in the VillageChurch Student Center.

WHERE?

Village Students meets in the VillageChurch Student Center in Blythewood, South Carolina. Students can be dropped off at the front of the building to begin check-in.


PARKING INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

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Our Team

A brief introduction of those who serve VillageStudents in order that students may come to know Christ.

 
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matthew phillips

Associate Pastor of Students

Matthew Phillips is a native of Texas, but do not let that fool you because he was raised in Columbia, SC. This avid Gamecock fan graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2008 with a degree in Public Relations and is now pursuing his Master's of Divinity through Southeastern Theological Seminary. Matthew has been on staff at Village Church since September of 2008.  If Matthew is not preaching the gospel then he’s making others laugh. He is married to his better half, Emily. They have one son, William and have another on the way! They also have have a yellow lab named Tanner.

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Will bonniville

Associate Student Pastor of Middle School and Worship

Will was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina where he attended Blythewood High School and graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2017 with a degree in Political Science.  Will is now pursuing his Master’s of Divinity through Southeastern Theological Seminary. Will has been an intern at Village Church since 2013 and joined full time in 2018. Will is married to his wife Sally.  When he has free time he enjoys fishing, playing guitar, and spending time with friends.

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KJ MACK

College Intern - Discipleship/ VGroups

KJ is a native of Columbia, SC and a graduate of Blythewood High School. KJ is currently pursuing a degree in Public Health with minors in Psychology and Business Administration at the University of South Carolina Honors College. KJ has a passion for student discipleship and plans on going into full-time ministry in the near future. He is an avid long-distance runner and enjoys reading, hiking, exploring local coffee shops, and traveling in his free time.

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Heidi lorenzetti

Administrative Assistant

Heidi, otherwise known as “The Glue”, was born and raised in Minnesota, where she obtained her degree in Organizational Management. Heidi has been married to her husband Brad for 28 years, and has two children, Josh and Jessica. Heidi has been with Village Church since 2010 and enjoys traveling and reading in her free time.

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Andrew busbee

College Intern - Media

Andrew, more commonly known as “Busbee”, is a native of Blythewood, SC, where he attended Blythewood High School. Busbee is studying Church Ministry at Columbia International University in hopes to enter full time ministry in the near future. Busbee is known for his recap videos and inability to shoot a basketball. He enjoys playing frisbee, teriyaki chicken with yum-yum sauce, and laughing in his free time.  


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