Youth Ministry in Small Churches
A Partnership with the Presbytery of Philadelphia October 3-4.
$50 (meals included)

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Did you know that the average size youth group is 8 students?

Youth Ministry in Small Churches is a two-day event for volunteers and church leaders who want to discover a community of others engaged in the joys and challenges of youth ministry in small churches.  

  • For small churches of all denominations.
  • Learn practical tips
  • Gain theological insights
  • Encourage, empower, and train volunteers
  • Connect with others ministering in small churches.
  • Explore Resources

Keynote: "Smaller: A Better Way to Think about Youth Ministry”
  • Chanon Ross, Ph.D.
  • Director, Institute for Youth Ministry, Princeton Theological Seminary

Workshop Topics:
  • Nuts and Bolts of Small Church Youth Ministry
  • Music and Worship for Small Church Youth Ministry
  • Mentoring Youth in Small Churches
  • Using Art in Small Church Youth Ministry
  • Small Church Youth Ministry in Urban Churches

Schedule: October 3-4

Fri, Oct. 3  
5:00–6:00 p.m. Registration, Light Dinner – Carmel Hall
6:00–7:15 p.m. Keynote I
7:30–8:45 p.m. Workshop
8:45- Free Time
Sat, Oct. 4  
8:30–9:00 a.m. Morning Prayer
9:00-10:30 a.m. Workshop
10:30–11:00 a.m. Break
11:00-12:15 p.m. Keynote II
12:15–1:30 p.m. Lunch – Resource Room / Denominational Meetings   
1:30-3:00 p.m. Facilitated Small Groups
3:15-4:15 p.m. Closing Worship with Communion

Location:
Carmel Presbyterian Church
100 Edge Hill Rd, Glenside PA 19038. Parking is available.

Smaller Can Be Better!