SEPA Youth

Youth Website of the ELCA Southeastern PA Synod


  • May 23, 2014

    Websites to Watch

    To stay up to date on all things Gathering be sure to bookmark these websites:   And, of course, your favorite -

  • May 23, 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 will start being accepted in September.

  • May 17, 2014

    Youth Ministry Networking Gatherings 2013-2014

    Youth Ministry Networking Gatherings - 2013-2014 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. Tuesday, June 10 – 12:30 p.m. at St. John, Centre Square – Celebrating Volunteers Join us for our next ...

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  • 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...                                          

  • June 17, 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 ...

  • May 17, 2014

    Teens & Cutting Handout

    A huge thank you to Dr. Stephen Treat from the Council for Relationships for an excellent session on Teens & Cutting at our latest Youth Ministry Network lunch.  He experience and care for young people and their families dealing with ...

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