Ministries Next Gen

Kids Outdoor Zone (KOZ)

Kids Outdoor Zone (KOZ) was founded around the need for fatherless boys to have men role model to them life as a Godly man and to learn about the outdoors.

Please click here to email the lead team with any questions you may have. Upcoming events will be noted on our calendar.

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To register your son for KOZ, please follow the steps below.

  1. Read through the invitation (both images) at the bottom of this page.
  2. Click here to read the waiver together. (Signatures will be required AT the event, not before.) Waivers will be provided at the event.
  3. Click here to fill out the online registration form. Please save the copy to your computer and email it to, so we can print your completed form and have it at your first event for you to sign. We must receive registration by Thursday noon before the event.
  4. Bring your son to sign the waiver at South Abbotsford Church 8:15am and stay for a short safety briefing. A parent or guardian of the participant MUST attend the briefing.
  5. Pick up your son 12:30pm at South Abbotsford Church.

Fathers email us if you want to participate in KOZ events with your son.

Important Details:

  • For boys aged 8-18 (fathers are welcome)
  • Occurs the second Saturday of every month, year-round
  • Runs 8:15am - 12:30pm. Punctuality is critical
  • Meet at the church, where we will head off site for activities
  • Activities will be outdoors, whether there is rain, snow or sun. Please dress accordingly.

KOZ uses hunting, fishing and outdoor adventure as a tool to mentor boys. KOZ boys will do hard things.