Youth Ministry News

Find out the latest by taking a look at our weekly Youth Ministry News email! If a link with a future date does not work, the email has not gone live yet so check back later. Most recent dates are below:

Summer Trips 2023 Survey

Thanks to everyone who shared with us what they are looking for in summer trips for 2023! Based on your feedback, we are presenting the following options to get a sense of which trips have the most interest. The survey is open until November 30th and then we will announce final selections on December 7th….

Fall Retreat 2022

Registration is now open! Click here to get started. What is a retreat? After a 2 year hiatus, we are back to a full weekend retreat! We call it a retreat because it’s an opportunity to pull back from our everyday life and focus more fully on the good things that God invites us to:…

Faith & Science

Science and faith don’t always seem like they can coexist. But what are students supposed to do about all the things they wonder about when they look at the world around them? Do they have to choose between using their brain or building their faith? In this series, we’ll consider how embracing intellect by exploring…

Youth Group 2022-2023 Preview

Youth Group returns on September 11th and we are excited to get the new year going! Here’s everything you need to know: Leadership DCPC Youth is only possible through an active and engaged team of volunteer leaders. Our team of small group leaders are there to connect with youth and help them to grow an…

Adult Volunteer Roles

It is not an understatement to say that DCPC Youth wouldn’t exist without an amazing group of volunteer leaders! In fact, the dozens of adults who give their time and energy to our ministry are our greatest strength and the reason we’re able to provide a place where middle and high schoolers can experience the…

Montreat 2022 Final Details

We’re getting close to this year’s Montreat Youth Conference trip! Here are all the final details you need to be ready to go on the 24th! Departure If you are joining us in the bus, we will meet behind the Congregation House to leave at 3:30 pm on Sunday July 24th. COVID Testing If possible,…

Asheville Youth Mission (Middle School)

Located in the mountains of North Carolina, Asheville Youth Mission gives young people an opportunity to explore the hidden needs and struggles of those who are living on the margins within and around a beautiful tourist town. Groups will work with a variety of agencies offering support to those who are homeless, in poverty, or…

Montreat Youth Conference 2022

Montreat Youth Conference is a gathering of Presbyterian high schoolers and their leaders from all over the country. Every day we experience keynote, small groups, recreation, and worship that is creative, fun, and energetic. Don’t miss out on MYC! When July 24-30, 2022 Who Can Go High schoolers (current 9th through 12th graders) Accommodations We…

February & March Series: Real Talk/The One

With Valentine’s Day still in the rearview mirror and spring and prom coming up, it’s the perfect time to talk about relationships! DCPC Youth will be introducing the topics of dating and relationships and sexuality to 6th & 7th graders and high schoolers this month and next. We realize that not every teenager is dating…

Generations Trivia

Because of the pandemic, we are modifying our traditional Valentine’s Dinner with the SAGES (DCPC’s senior adults) and have created a trivia competition that will combine SAGES & youth against the Millennials and Gen Xers in our congregation in a unique challenge! Click here to get more info and register Zoom Link Icebreakers to get…