What is NXT


NXT is a high school youth group located at Calvary Church in Naperville, IL.  We are a group of fun, unique individuals who fellowship and worship Jesus together. As staff and leaders, we are devoted to helping parents raise students who love God, love themselves, and love others, by encouraging students to take steps towards spiritual growth. 


Our Staff


Eric Dunker

High School Pastor

Peter Heald

NXTwest Youth Director

Richie Elton

High School Director

Shannon Sullivan

Ministry Coordinator

David Johnson

VOX Small Groups Coordinator


What We're About


Generosity

God loves to give, and is very good at it. We should be too.

 

Prayer

Prayer keeps God at the center of our activities and pursuits.

 

family

God brings us together to practice love, respect, and commitment to one another.

Devotion

Consistency and steadiness are marks of a Christ-follower.

 

diversity

Every person is unique (made by God and for God) and everyone is welcome.

 

action

Justice and compassion are about doing, not just feeling.

Creativity

Art and imagination make us attentive to God's beauty in our world.

 

memories

Shared stories unite people, so we do our best to make lots of great memories

 

honesty

Speaking and living truthfully are the start of a God honoring life.