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
 

Middle School

Color War is a high energy, free event for Middle and High School students in the Tampa Bay area. Dress in white and invite your friends! It's the most fun you'll have getting covered in powdered paint, we promise! Meet us in the Student Building on campus at 6:30pm, and...

GUYS!! It's SUMMER - and you can't celebrate Summer without some water themed events. Invite all your guy friends, and come hang with us as the water wars begin! Date: July 15, 2021 Time: 1pm - 4pm Where: Behind the Student Building What to bring: Wear a bathing suit, bring a towel and sunscreen. If you have...

ALL GIRLS!! We're headed to the BEACH on Friday Night for sunset pics and popsicles and all the fun! So what's Girls Beach Night - super glad you asked! We're loading up at Idlewild Student Building at 6pm, leaving for SAND KEY CLEARWATER BEACH. We'll park at the beach and hang...

SUMMER CALENDAR All July - Middle School Bible Studies (see below for schedule, dates, times, and locations). July 7 - Parent Meeting for incoming 6th Grade Students | 7:45pm - Hall 1 (after evening service) July 15  - Guys Water Wars | Click HERE for more info July 16 - Girls Beach Night | Click HERE for...

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Camp Idlewild returns to the Lake Placid Camp & Conference Center in Lake Placid Florida this June! This is an unforgettable week of spiritual growth, team rec games, free time to hang out with friends, and small group times to grow closer to God. For High School students currently enrolled...

  Idlewild Students Super Bowl Party Join us on February 7th for a night of great food, friends, and of course football. We will provide the drinks and pizza, you provide the snacks. Bring a dish to share and c'mon!   WHEN: February 7th | 6:00pm - 10:00pm WHERE: 9435 Eddings Rd, Odessa WHAT TO BRING: Girls...

Color War is a fun and colorful experience for middle and high school students. Students will be given colored powder to throw at their friends, and while no one walks away clean, everyone walks away having had a good time. When: January 27, 2021 Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm Where: Idlewild Rec Fields | Please drop off...

Date: November 14, 2020 Time: 6pm - 9pm Cost: $5 at the door Do I need to register? No need to register in advance, just come with $5 the night of the event. What will the night include? Fall food provided, fall festival games, hay rides, giveaways, bonfire, pumpkin painting, photo booths, an evening movie on...

We're getting the guys together around a friendly round of golf - putt putt golf. Nothing says classy competition quite like 9 holes with the boys. The course will be handmade by our student ministry team, and the creativity is sure to produce a course that's not so easy. So,...

  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...

REGISTER HERE FOR SUMMER EVENTS!   ALL GUYS GAME NIGHT THURSDAY, JUNE 25 6:30pm - 9:30pm Register here: Guys Game Night Register Location: Student Building Details: Must register for event Social distancing measures in place   HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS MOVIE NIGHT FRIDAY, JUNE 26th 7pm-9pm REGISTER here: HS Girls Movie Night Register Location:...

Block Party 2020 Friday nights don’t have to be boring, and to prove it, we're inviting you to BLOCK PARTY. Chances are you’ve never seen anything like this before. Come watch Illusionist Jim Munroe perform tricks that will have you in disbelief. If you’re a middle school student, make sure to grab...

Middle School Game Nights Everyone loves a good game night - so, come hang with the student ministry family and some of your closest friends. We want the opportunity to get to know each student better, and we believe relationships are formed over time and through shared experiences. Our desire is...

Summer is over, school is back in session, and the Idlewild Students team is ready for the new semester! Therefore, it's time to kick-off the new school year with our annual Color War. Date: Wednesday, September 4 Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm Cost: Free What to wear: We have white "Color War" t-shirts for sale for...

It's the end of the Summer, and we want to celebrate all that God has done. So, grab a towel and some sunglasses, and let's have a POOL PARTY. Where: The Sack's Home     11557 Trotting Down Drive | Odessa, FL 33556     Gate Code: 151 When: July 30, 2019 Time: 6:30pm -...

Middle School Bible Studies Dates: Tuesday Nights June 25 July 02 July 09 July 16 Times: 6:30pm - 8:00pm Guys Location: The Walker's Home | 9435 Eddings Road, Odessa, FL 33556 Girls Location: The Brewer's Home | 9455 Eddings Road, Odessa, FL 33556 [ Both homes are on the same road. ] Bring your Bible and snack to...

Summer Dates Hey Parents and Students - thanks for stopping by! Here are the Summer Dates planned for this year. More dates might be added, so check your email and this page for updates along the way. If you click on a specific date, you will find more details on that...

Dates: July 21-24 Cost: $99 Location: Idlewild Baptist Church | Student Building Drop-off: Sunday, July 21 - 7pm Pick-up: Wednesday, July 24 - 8pm [button size='big_large' style='' text='Register HERE' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://idlewild.focusmissions.com/!/#/12029/love-tpa-2019' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin=''] [button size='big_large' style='' text='Medical Release Form' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.idlewild.org/liability-releases/' target='_self' color=''...

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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...

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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...

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:...

GIRLS NIGHT is an in-town, one night lock-in specifically designed for 6th through 12th grade girls. GIRLS NIGHT is an 80's themed throwback experience and is designed to give our students a relational environment to experience Jesus. Everyone is welcome - so invite a few friends, register, and let's go...

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        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...

It's that time of the year where we send our 8th graders off to High School - but before they go, we want to recognize them by giving them the opportunity to lead their peers to the foot of the cross. 8th Grade Wired is a middle school service that...

  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...

Friday nights don’t have to be boring, and to prove it, we extend to you an invitation to join us as we watch “America’s Got Talent” finalist, Comedic Daredevil – Bello Nock defy death right before your very eyes....

  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...