Youth

Upcoming Youth Activities

Summer Opportunities for Youth Ministry

Harrisburg Convocation is sponsoring a Diocesan Acolyte Festival on August 11th at St. Andrew’s in the Valley, 4620 Lingelstown Rd. Harrisburg from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM  for details and registration click here.

 

NorthBay Adventure Camp

August 17-19, 2018 

11 Horseshoe Point Ln, North East, MD 21901.
This diocesan event is open to youth 7-12th grade and Young adults.  This opportunity has been planned by Diocesan Youth Committee to:

1) Engage in a learning growing integrative experience.

2) Plan for Happening Feb. 2019.

3) To offer diocesan youth an opportunity to be present in a camp context designed to have a positive impact on the lives of our young people.

The cost is $135.00 ($75.00 for youth leaders and complimentary for adult leaders). For event information please contact Mary Ellen Kilp, mekilp@yahoo.com\

To register, click here.

 

Senior Highs- Save the date to participate in our Annual Diocesan Convention, October 19 and 20, grades 9 – 12.

We invite two youth from each convocation for this great opportunity to see some of the inner workings of the Episcopal Church, to meet with other youth delegates from the diocese.  This is a great honor and privilege to represent your convocation.  You will have a voice to speak to a variety of resolution proposals. You are invited to be pages, acolytes and share in worship as well as support the new children’s program.  There is no charge for this event. For more information contact Mary Ellen Kilp mekilp@Yahoo.com

 

Mark Your Calendars now: November 16 -18, 2018 Winter Retreat for grades 6 – 12.

“Being The Middle Way”
A great opportunity to learn more about what it means to be a part of the Episcopal Church, what you love about it, and what we believe.  Great music, worship, talks and activities. The cost is $125.00, however, scholarships are available. For scholarships, please contact Robyn Szoke-Coolidge, rszoke@diocesecpa.org. Registration for this event will be available in September.

 

Diocesan Youth Events 2019

January 16-18, 2019, “Happening” planning meeting

February 14-17, 2019, “Happening” for grades 9 – 12

April 5–7, 2019, “New Beginnings” for grades 6 – 8.

Colorado Youth leadership Initiative:  register for 2019 Leadership training for youth and for more information, click here.

 

Pictures from our recent New Beginnings retreat

New Beginnings Youth

Youth Reflections

Called to teach and learn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


The Diocese of Central PA youth committee passionately encourages young people to form relationships with Christ and Christ’s Church by offering opportunities for mission, worship, leadership, and fellowship.

Our work includes:

  • Youth ministry is a priority
  • Sponsoring and collaborating with congregations to hold programs and events.
  • Strengthening the wider community of youth ministry; EYE, Province II, and General Convention Youth Presence
  • Develop leadership training opportunities

The Cross Generational Team of the Stevenson School for Ministry is ready to help and support the development of children, youth, and young adult ministry.  For more information, click here.

 


Leadership Opportunity

Applications are now being accepted for The official Youth Presence at the Episcopal Church General Convention 2018 click here for more information.

 


Resources

The youth committee of the diocese is presently being chaired by Mary Ellen Kilp, and Theda Tallman who are always ready to support and engage youth and parents. For more information contact them at cpayouthcom@gmail.com

The Cross Generational Team of the Stevenson School for Ministry is ready to help and support the development of children, youth and young adult ministry. Click here for more information.

Check out these family resources for Lent by clicking here.

 


Favorite Links

Youth Ministries The Episcopal Church  https://www.episcopalchurch.org/youth-ministries

Youth and Young Adult Ministry Manuals https://www.episcopalchurch.org/posts/youth/youth-and-young-adult-ministry-manuals

Episcopal Curriculum for Youth https://www.vts.edu/page/center-for-the-ministry-of-teaching/publications/episcopal-curriculum-for-youth

Daily Devotionals for Youth D365  http://d365.org/