High School Youth Group Preview

In case you are wondering what we’re going to be talking about in Youth Group this year, here’s the series lineup! Certified Fresh | 9/23 & 9/30 Everyone loves a good story and we all want to live a good story. We often think it’s our plans that determine the quality of our story, but when…

Back to School Dinner

It’s nearly time for one of our favorite new traditions: the SAGES Back to School Dinner. This time the SAGES (our congregation’s senior adults) host us for a delicious dinner (Chef Eric is back!) with some fun games and great conversations. Here’s what you need to know: WHEN Sunday August 26th 5-6:30 pm WHERE Upstairs in…

Rally Day Open House for Parents

We Can Do More Together! Regardless of what phase a kid is in, we only have 52 weeks with them while they are in this phase. What we do, what we say—they are watching. And they need both of you—parents and Small Group Leaders––intentionally investing in them this year. When we combine the two biggest…

How Are You Going to Lead?

We believe that all of us are uniquely made in the image of God with different talents, passions, and gifts that find their fullest expression in service to others. When we offer those things up, we find our weaknesses are covered by others’ strengths and their weaknesses by our strengths. In other words, when we…

Montreat 2018 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 22nd! Departure We will meet in the Youth Lounge at 1 pm on Sunday July 22nd. We’ll have a quick meeting and then get on the road to Montreat. Forms Everyone needs…

Massanetta Springs Middle School Conference Final Details (2018)

We are headed to Massanetta Springs Middle School Conference on Tuesday June 26th! Keep reading to get all the details! Leadership We are very grateful for Catherine Bragg and Anne Arms for literally making this trip possible through their leadership! Our male leader is Staff Associate for Youth Ministry Matt Wiggins. Departure We will gather behind…

Faith & Fun this Summer

We’re only weeks away from the end of the school year and the start of summer! Whether at home or away, families have some great opportunities to make memories and build faith during the summer months. And here’s the good news: we have some great resources to help you do both! Start with some important…

Summer 2018

We have some great events planned for the summer! Here’s the full Summer 2018 Calendar, but you can keep reading to get some of the highlights: Summer Serve We’ll be collaborating with DUMC once again to make sandwiches and deliver them to Urban Ministry Center. While we’re down there we’ll spend some time at the 24/7 Prayer…

Youth Sunday 2018

Youth Sunday is an annual tradition at DCPC where our 6th-12th graders take over the planning and leading for morning worship once a year. This valuable experience helps our youth to own their faith in new ways and we always look forward to it. Here are the details for this year’s Youth Sunday on April…

Volunteer Compliment Jar

On May 6 we will be recognizing our amazing DCPC Youth volunteers and we need something to say to them! If you are a student, parent, or a volunteer, why not share about a SGL, kitchen team member, Youth Committee member, or someone else who has made this year great?     Slide link  …

Summer Trips

The deadline to sign up for summer trips with reduced trip fees is Sunday March 25th! Here’s what you need to know to get signed up: Massanetta Springs Middle School Conference – June 26-29 Vigilant Hope Mission Trip (MS & HS) – July 8-11 Montreat Youth Conference (HS) – July 22-28

Easter Egg Hunts

DCPC Youth will be helping kids from our church and community to Follow Christ by supporting an Easter Egg hunt that will share the amazing story of Easter and combine it with some fun and candy. Here’s where we need help: Egg Preparation We will be stuffing nearly 1,000 eggs with candy on Wednesday March…