Middle & High School Ministries
Bringing young people into the transforming presence of Christ.
For more information, contact Tyler Orem, Director of Christian Formation, at .
Worship tailored to young people, 4th Grade through 7th Grade.
Sunday Youth Hour
Hang out, get to know one another, and talk about how faith in Christ relates to everyday life.
Teen Trips around NYC
Periodically throughout the year, 8th grade+
Teenagers take trips around sites in New York City that look at how Christian faith interacts with the world. Includes trips to the MET, the American Museum of Natural History, the United Nations, and more.
Time: TBD, 8th grade+
Are you getting older and ready to make the next step of professing Christian faith as your own, as well as accepting responsibility as a member of the Church? Eighth graders and up are invited to a school-year-long experience culminating on Youth Sunday.
May 21, 2017
Young people 3rd grade and up lead the whole MAPC community in worship. That includes the call to worship, the readings, and even preaching!
Wednesday afternoons, 4 pm fellowship and lesson, 5 pm choir, 5:30 pm dinner and gathering
Young people have dinner and talk about faith and life, with a youth choir option.
Kids Club Youth Leaders
Wednesday afternoons during Kids Club
Young people help with leading aspects of Kids Club, including Wee Kids. Will not interfere with Youth Group.
WANT TO SERVE?
High School Service Group
Weekdays, various times.
Work with MAPC outreach programs, as well as MAPC partner organizations in the area, to serve people in need. Those with community service requirements: this is a great way to fill those hours!
Middle & High Schoolers at Shelter Dinner
First Thursday of the Month, 6 pm
Young people help prepare, serve and clean up at a free dinner to the homeless, under-housed and other vulnerable members of the community.
NYC/Iowa Youth Mission Partnership
High Schoolers participate in a unique partnership with churches from Iowa and NYC, where urban New Yorkers and rural Iowans serve together, as one body of Christ, on a week-long mission trip. This year we will be hosting the mission trip right here in New York City! The dates are July 5-10. Contact Tyler Orem at if you are interested.
WANT TO RELAX?
Pizza and Game Nights
Every other month, Friday nights from 6-8 pm. Keep an eye out for specific dates.
Play games, sports, etc., in the Youth Lounge and in the Gym. Also, eat pizza.
White Elephant Pizza Party, after December’s Annual Carol Sing
Compete for the best absurd gift. Also, more pizza!
To keep updated with news and events, join the MAPC Youth Ministry Newsletter by contacting Tyler Orem.