Small Groups Starting Back – September 4th
We believe a small group is the most important thing your child can be a part of. The start of the new school year is the perfect time for students to join. The Junior High will be studying the book of Genesis and the Senior High will be studying the book of John this year! To find out what day and time your small group meets please…
First Senior High Family Dinner – September 16th
Talladega themed! Go fast, turn left! Dress like you’re headed to the race and join us for the first family dinner of the new school year. Cranmer House, 6:57-8:15pm.
Senior High Fall Retreat – September 28th & 29th
Join us as we head to Lake Wehapa Friday, September 28th at 4:30pm until Saturday, September 29th at 2pm for our annual Senior High Fall Retreat! Our guest preacher will be Brett Wynne, the young adult pastor at Second Presbyterian Church in Memphis. The Cost of the trip is $50.
Junior High Fall Retreat – September 15th & 16th
All 7th & 8th graders, it’s that time of year again! Come join us for a one-night retreat to kick-off your year in Junior High Youth group! The retreat will be held at church starting at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 15th – Sunday, September 16 at 11 a.m. (after Sunday school.) Cost of the retreat is $60. Come and bring a friend or two!
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.