SOS MEMPHIS 2019
Come join us for a week in Memphis, Tennessee, as we work with the Service Over Self (SOS) ministry. This year the trip will be from June 2-8, 2019. The cost is $395. *Scholarships Available* This is one of our favorite trips of the year! Contact Rebecca or Cameron with questions.
January 18-20: MLK Weekend Mission Trip – We are taking a trip to visit and serve with Widow’s Harvest, a prayer and home repair ministry in Chattanooga, TN. Cost: $115.
RYM is June 24-28! Mark your calendars for our new Junior High youth trip for all current 6th-8th graders. We will go to Reformed Youth Ministries conference at Panama City Beach June 24-28. This week is full of incredible speakers, spiritual growth, team games, beach time, and loads of fun. Registration closes January 15 so sign up today.
The youth ministry wants all youth to know the God by whom they are loved, to see themselves and all things beneath the cross, and to become disciples of Jesus Christ.
A vital part of our ministry. We study the Bible intensively and build community in a smaller, more intimate setting. We try to provide a Bible study for young men and young women in each grade level, and also to provide small groups for different public and private schools.
Episcopal Youth Community provides a variety of fellowship and friendship opportunities. Some of these involve service, worship, teaching, and fun stuff like laser tag, go-carts, hiking, dinners, desserts, etc. We host two major events each semester for Junior High and Senior High. We also have summer and weekend programs: spring paintball battle, Six Flags trips, Advent Bowl, and Movie Nights.
Perhaps our strongest ministry component. Trips include service to the poor, Bible study, teaching, fellowship, and worship. Senior High students take a trip to Rescue Atlanta Church every MLK weekend, and our Junior High students have our In-Town Mission Trip to Fairfield each President’s Day Weekend. Summer mission trips vary. We hope every student will have the opportunity to participate in at least one mission trip.
We offer engaging classes centered on the Gospel. For Junior High, we usually separate the boys and the girls for teaching. For Senior High, we have three formats: Teaching and Discussion, Town Hall, and Student Testimony (where we share how Christ has worked in our lives). Twice a semester we offer “Choices” (where students can choose from any one of three classes), after enjoying a session of contemporary worship.
Advent Youth Worship Band
Comprised of high school students and plays at our Senior High Sunday School in the Undercroft. If you love to play music, please let us know!
Personal Relationships and Pastoral Guidance
The backbone of our program! If students do not wish to participate in any of our organized programs, we are still always interested in encouraging, guiding, advising, and listening to them.