Lutz Campus

18333 Exciting Idlewild Blvd.
Lutz, FL 33548

Idlewild at The Springs

8209 N 19th St
Tampa, FL 33604

Iglesia Bautista Idlewild

Main Campus, Student Building, Hall 2
 

Author: Next Gen Ministry

  There's nothing better than Thanksgiving and football! Grab your team of 7 and join Idlewild Students for the first ever Turkey Bowl. WHAT: Flag Football Tournament (Teams of 7) || CASH PRIZE TO WINNING TEAM WHERE: Idlewild Baptist Church - Rec Fields WHEN: NOVEMBER 27 - 9:00AM COST: $5 entry per person Come as a team or...

  SENIOR TRIP   Our student ministry desires to see students grow in their relationship with Jesus and be taught how to follow Jesus after High School. Unfortunately, the statistics show that roughly 70% of Christians leave their faith during the their first year after High School. The Senior Roadtrip is a retreat...

  What is the Hope Team?   The Hope Team exists to serve Jesus by serving students in the Idlewild Student Ministry. The Idlewild Students Team is committed to developing those on the Hope Team to becoming a strong group of students who are able to teach God’s Word, plan student events/meetings, have...

  We can't wait to hang with you in the month of August. Check out all of the options for how to connect with your Idlewild Students family this month!   Online Stay connected with us on social media by following us on Instagram and liking our Facebook page. We will be featuring content from...

All Rising Seniors (c/o 2021) are invited to join our High School Team every Monday night in the month of July as we open up God's Word to learn about what it means to be a leader in the Kingdom of God. Dates: July 6 July 13 July 20 July 27 Time: 7:00pm Location: 19824 Hidden...

Broad v Narrow William Pledger   Hello everyone In Matthew 7, we read the end of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. The second half of this chapter revolves around the two philosophies in life - God’s will and that of humanity. This portion can be summed up in verses 13 and 14: “13 Enter...

    To the Class of 2020: we want to honor YOU! May 11 - 17   Unfortunately due to COVID-19, we won't be able to honor you in person. However, we are going online and spending an entire week honoring you! Check out the options below and choose how you want to be involved...

To the Idlewild Students Class of 2020, I’ve sat down to write this more times than I can count.  The first time was just a few days into the COVID-19 hysteria. During that week I had countless conversations with many of you and your parents, so I wanted to sit down and...

  WHEN: December 7 | 6:00 - 8:00 WHERE: 13130 Greengage Lane WHAT TO BRING:  Guys bring something sweet. Girls bring something salty.   BRING 1 GIFT FOR THE WHITE ELEPHANT GIFT EXCHANGE ($10 max)...

Collection:  Sunday, November 3rd Drop Off Donations in your Sunday Morning Group.   For the past 25 years, the ministry of Operation Christmas Child has been collecting shoeboxes filled with gifts and delivering the, to children in need around the world. Each box is an opportunity for a boy or girl to experience...

Attention all High School Students! We have an incredible summer planned just for you. If you have completed 9th - 12th grade, you are invited to join us at all of our Summer Events   SUMMER DATES   June 19 - Camp Recap Service June 26 - Wednesday Night Service (Field Night at Rec Fields) July...

Middle School Camp Teams are officially live! Please click the link below to find out which team you are on. Please note: Girl colors and guy colors are on separate pages. Girls colors are at the top of the document below, guys colors are toward the bottom. [button size='' style='' text='Click HERE to...

High School Camp Teams are officially live! Please click the link below to find which team you are on.   [button size='large' style='' text='Click Here to View Teams' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.idlewild.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/HS-TEAM-COLORS-FINAL-2019-3.pdf' target='_self' color='#10e6d4' hover_color='#ffffff' border_color='#141313' hover_border_color='#000000' background_color='#000000' hover_background_color='#ffffff' font_style='normal' font_weight='300' text_align='center' margin=''] ...

  The Class of 2019 Graduate Recognition Sunday is on Sunday, May 5.   ALL SENIOR PHOTOS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY WEDNESDAY, MAY 1   [button size='large' style='' text='Click Here to Submit Picture' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://idlewild.sharefile.com/r-rb3e8bbe60ef45b2a' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='normal' font_weight='800' text_align='center' margin='']         ...

  Everyone has God-given leadership potential. The key is determining where exactly God has gifted us and then leading in that capacity. It is our conviction that we will never be more fulfilled than when we are serving in our passion, gifting, and purpose. The Dream Team is a leadership initiative that exists to equip & empower middle and high...

ATTENTION ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL + HIGH SCHOOL GUYS!   We can’t wait for our Kingdom Man Guys Small Group on Sunday Nights this Winter! This Group is meant for any guy in Middle School / High School who desires to grow in their relationship with Jesus by learning God’s design for biblical...

Date: Friday, March 8 Time: 6:30pm - 9:30pm   High School Ladies - GRAB YOUR FRIENDS and join your Idlewild Girls for a traveling dinner party just for you! This whole night is centered around your favorite things: food and fam. We'll meet at the church and travel around Tampa for an Eat,...

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Block Party 2019 Friday nights don’t have to be boring, and to prove it, we extend to you an invitation to BLOCK PARTY. Chances are you’ve never seen anything like this before. If you’re a middle or high school student, make sure to grab your friends and come party with us. Who:...

        What is it?   The Twenty are weekly groups that meet for 20 minutes, either before or after Wednesday night service. This is not another Bible study or curriculum based group, but rather a focused time of encouragement and accountability.   How does it work?   All students interested in joining a Twenty Group can register...

We are excited to announce that next Monday night we will begin a weekly gathering just for High School Students. Summer Nights will meet every Monday night in June and July at 7:00 for a time of community, teaching, and worship. These nights are open to all current High School Students who...

  Gentlemen! We are excited to announce a night just created just for you and your friends. All male students and their dads are invited to form a team of 2 and join us on May 4 for an evening of worship, competition, and a lot of food. The winning teams for the evening and...

  If you're a Christian, the reality is that you have been called into full-time ministry in the Kingdom of God. For some people though, God places a specific calling to work in a ministry context such as a Church, mission organization, etc. Called to Ministry is a Bible Study designed...

  We live during a cultural moment in which we are surrounded by questions about our faith and often have no answers to give in response. While these questions differ in scope, questions about sexuality and gender place us in the most divisive conversation facing Christians today. Countless churches and denominations...

    PRAYER GATHERING   “Our praying, needs to be pressed and pursued with an energy that never tires, a persistency which will not be denied, and a courage which never fails.” - E.M. Bounds   As we enter into a season of preparation for the Revival in February, we want to start where every great...

          One Day Service Project   Rushe Middle School   The Middle School Ministry is jumping in on the church-wide “One Day” initiative and will be serving Rushe Middle School by completing some beautification projects on their campus. We need as many middle school families as possible. If you are available, click below to register...

      The phrase “Elephant in the Room” is a metaphorical idiom which basically means that there is an obvious truth or concept that does not want to be addressed. It is ignored. In this series, we are talking about hot button topics that are not typically addressed. Why? Because there are certain...

Before we can do anything to advance the cause of Christ, we have to know who we are and whose we are. In this series, we’re highlighting some value statements that identify who we are as a ministry, and who we are as individual believers.  Ultimately, We Are Idlewild Students is designed to elevate the Mission and Values...

Before we can do anything to advance the cause of Christ, we have to know who we are and whose we are. In this series, we’re highlighting some value statements that identify who we are as a ministry, and who we are as individual believers.  Ultimately, We Are Idlewild Students is designed to elevate the Mission and Values of our church as...