SEPA Youth

Youth Website of the ELCA Southeastern PA Synod


  • August 21, 2014

    Transportation to the Gathering

    Gathering leadership is recommending that congregations drive to Detroit.   The synod has contracted for low cost charter bus transportation.  Download the Bus options handout for all the details.  Reservations are now being accepted.  Please follow this link to make your reservation - 

  • August 13, 2014

    Youth Ministry Networking Gatherings 2014-2015

    Youth Ministry Networking Gatherings - 2014-2015 School Year Spending time with other youth ministers is an invaluable support in our work with young people. You are invited to join other youth workers from our synod for a time of fellowship, food, networking, prayer, conversation, a devotion and renewal. The locations of the monthly networking luncheon change each month. The luncheons are generally held from 12:30 -2:00.  There are also a few gatherings scheduled for Saturdays to accommodate the schedules of those who are unable to make a workday lunch. During each gathering, in addition to fellowship time, there will be 30 minutes of structured listening, sharing and discussion about a topic. Monday, September 8 – 12:30 p.m. at Advent, Harleysville – Fundraiser Mixer Whether you're raising funds for the ELCA Youth ...

  • August 6, 2014

    Costa Rica Servant Trip

    SEPA Synod youth, young adults and adults had an amazing week serving in Costa Rica.  The teams led Vacation Bible School in six locations and met children that will stay in their hearts forever.  Read their reflections and the daily blog at   Here are a few highlights of the trip...

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  • August 12, 2014

    JYG 2014: Dunked & Stuffed

    It's time to think about getting a group together for our Junior Youth Gatherings! Youth in grades 6, 7, 8 & 9 are invited to attend JYG with their adult leaders.  The addition of 9th graders is new for 2014.  Two ...

  • August 6, 2014

    Small Youth Ministry Training

    Did you know that the average size youth group is 8 students?  small church There are a lot of wonderful things about a ministry this size and so in partnership with Princeton ...

  • July 16, 2014

    Boston Servant Trip

    In June, 52 youth and adults from all over our synod spent nine days serving and learning in Boston on our Urban Servant Trip.  Learn more and see pictures on our participant blog at   Here are a few highlights...                                          

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