Join Youth Council! If you are a young person in grades 9-12 (or if you know one) and you have an interest in youth and church leadership, we need you! It’s that time of year again when we are taking applications for the Presbytery Youth Council. The Presbytery of Coastal Carolina Youth Council is a … Continue reading Presbytery Youth Council Needs You!
Seek and pursue peace it. Proverbs 34:14 The Mozell Howie 2017 Peacemaking Scholarship for High School Seniors The Peacemaking Committee of Coastal Carolina Presbytery will offer two $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors enrolling in college by the fall of 2017. All essays must be received by 5 p.m. on April 25. Here is the … Continue reading Peacemaking Scholarship Essay 2017
The Youth of the Presbytery are headed to Montreat Youth Conference in 2017 for Week 6 July 30-Aug 5, 2017 (link to Montreat Page) More information here (2 pages) Still Spots Available — Contact Erin ASAP Initial registration and $150 deposit is due by March 28, 2017. Full payment and all forms due by April … Continue reading Montreat 2017
Middle School Retreat March 11-12, 2017 Please join us for this year’s Middle School Retreat, March 11-12, 2017 at Camp Kirkwood. The retreat will be led by youth and adults of our Presbytery and our Presbytery Youth Council. We will have keynotes, worship, music, and fun recreation options around the camp. Registration Packet & Release … Continue reading Middle School Retreat March 2017
We are thrilled to announce the opening of registration for the 2016 Presbyterian Youth Triennium. We are registering a bit late because we were not sure we would be able to financially afford this trip. However, many of our young people continue to point to experiences like this, and Triennium specifically, as crucial moments in their … Continue reading Presbyterian Youth Triennium 2016
Please join us for this year’s Middle School Spring Retreat, March 12-13, 2016 at Camp Kirkwood. Our theme for the retreat is Fear Not! Our Middle School Youth may seem fearless but they have just as many fears as our adults do. We will be exploring our fears and how to manage them. We … Continue reading Middle School Spring Retreat 2016
We are thrilled to open registration for the Senior High Fall Retreat at Camp Kirkwood! We will be exploring the theme of Sabbath. Our young people are pulled in so many different directions ~ do they even know how to find Sabbath time? We have a new Friday evening option, details are in the registration … Continue reading Senior High Fall Retreat Registration Open!
Registration is now open for the Middle School Retreat at Camp Kirkwood! The theme for the retreat is the Frozen Chosen. We are focusing on Christians being a people called to action. We are called to worship together in the pews, but we’re also called to get moving and work to bring more of Christ’s presence … Continue reading Middle School Retreat ~ Register Now!
The Presbytery of Coastal Carolina is taking a group of young people (grades 9-12) to the 2015 Montreat Youth Conference, This is our story! We will be attending week 5 of the conference, July 26-Aug 1, 2015. We are housing in Montreat’s lodges very close to the center of the Conference Center. The cost for … Continue reading Montreat Youth Conference 2015
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 2015 PREVIEW EVENT Come to the 2015 Vacation Bible School preview event at the Elizabethtown Presbyterian Church. Make plans to attend the MARCH 7 Presbytery meeting. Representatives from Cokesbury and GROUP Publishing will be there to introduce their VBS programs (see below). Make connections to coordinate sharing materials and decorations with other … Continue reading VBS Preview Event
Our annual Fall Retreat for Senior Highs will be November 15-16, 2014 at Camp Kirkwood. The Reverend Lyndsey McCall will be leading the retreat as we explore the gifts we have been given from God and how we are using them. We ask that youth arrive at Camp Kirkwood between 9 and 10 a.m. on … Continue reading Fall Senior High Retreat ~ Register Now!
Our youth council chose the theme “The Kingdom” for the coming year. In previous years our events have been inspired by a number of cultural influences. We have been inspired to find what God can say to us through a variety of works. Some of your older youth might remember events based on everything from … Continue reading Youth Events 2014-2015
East Community churches are invited to gather on Saturday, September 6, for our fourth annual Fall Faith & Fellowship event. This year’s event will be at Kirkwood Camp & Conference Center, located on Camp Kirkwood Road off of Hwy 117 between Burgaw and Wallace. This is a time for folks in our churches to come … Continue reading Fall Faith & Fellowship Event
June 15-20, 2014 We are taking a group of high school young people to the Raleigh Youth Mission Immersion. We will travel to Raleigh, NC and sleep at a local church. Our days will be spent in mission with the local community. Our evenings will be spent processing our days and looking for the places we see … Continue reading Upcoming Youth Events