Youth Ministry

Our 2019-2020 is coming soon!

Purpose Statement                                                        2019-2020 Parental Consent Form

The Youth Ministry of Abington Presbyterian Church offers opportunities to grow in love and faith as followers of Christ through learning, fellowship and service to all.

Youth Ministry at Abington Presbyterian Church is for young people in grades 7-12. This ministry is administered and supported by the Youth Committee of the Christian Education Council.

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Sunday Worship

On Sundays you will find many young people participating in the 10 am Celebration Worship Service either as members of the Chapel Choir or serving as ushers.

Sunday Church School Classes (8:45am - 9:40am)

The Seventh and Eighth Grade meets in the MM Harris Room on the lower level of the Parish House.

The Confirmation Class for youth in 9th grade meets in the Malachai Jones Room, on the lower level of the Parish House.

The Senior High Class (grades 10-12), entitled Dialogue, meets in the Richard Treat Room on the lower level of the Parish House.

All classes discuss a wide range of topics and issues including units on the Old Testament, New Testament, social justice issues, and living the life of faith.

Youth Fellowship

Youth Fellowship usually meets on Sunday afternoons at 4pm in the Youth Lounge (Rooms 72/74) on the lower level of the Parish House.  Activities include games of all kinds, mission work, lock-ins, discussions and more. Take a look of our schedule this year for all the fun activities planned. We have a group of adult leaders who offer their time and energy to lead our youth in fellowship each Sunday.

There are two weekend retreats scheduled this year. Refreshing Mountain (consent form) is the fall retreat full of new experiences and team building activities. Camp Spears is the winter retreat that provides an opportunity for the youth to give back and make stronger relationships.

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Summer Youth Programs

Each summer, our youth have opportunities to be part of experiences away from Abington.  Our youth can spend a week either doing mission work close by or far away or attending a youth conference.  Recent trips have taken our youth to Maine, Baltimore, Montreat and Appalachia.

Please contact the Youth Ministry Committee chair, Sue Parsons or Youth Workers Justin Feil (215-512-4946) or Katelyn Ciccozzi (570-573-1640) for additional information.

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