January: Focus on Mental Health

When DCPC Youth returns after a break for Christmas and New Years, we are going to be exploring the intersection of faith and mental health during the month of January. A recent study on Gen Z and mental health by Springtide Research found two critical statistics about the state of mental health for 13-25 year…

High School Mission Trip 2023

Located in midtown, Memphis Youth Mission is situated in the heart of Memphis. Participants in our program will have an opportunity to understand the struggles of those living on the margins in the city that is known as the home of the Blues and the center of the Civil Rights Struggle. Youth will volunteer at…

Middle School Mission Trip 2023

Located in the Park City area of Charleston, Charleston Youth Mission immerses young people in one of the oldest cities of our nation. Participants will learn about the area’s rich history as well as the current situation of the city. From slavery to today’s racial-economic disparity, at Charleston Youth Mission we will look at the…

Montreat Youth Conference 2023

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 23-29, 2023 Who Can Go High schoolers (current 9th through 12th graders) Accommodations We…

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….

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:

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,…