Presbyterian Youth Fellowship (PYF) Grades 7-12
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What is PYF?
PYF is our youth group for grades 7-12. The goal of PYF is not to be just place in the church where youth can hang out, but rather to discover that whenever we get together, we ARE the church. Through everything we do, we are trying to build better relationships with each other, and better relationships with Christ.
We meet each Sunday for our regular meetings with both high school and middle school, as well as for Wednesdays for high school bible study. Throughout the year, we engage in many local mission opportunities, lock-ins, beach retreats, day trips and more!
The PYF Vision
Through Christ, we seek to be...
What are some of our events?
Sunday Night PYF! (grades 7-12)
Middle School, 3-5pm*
High School, 5-7:30pm*
On Sunday nights during the school year we meet for games, music, food, and an interactive Bible study
*unless otherwise noted on our calendar
High School Supper Club (grades 9-12)
Wednesday nights during the school year
6:15pm-8:10pm, (end time is 8:30pm on last Wednesdays)
Join us for some good food! We depart the church at 6:15pm to eat at a local restaurant. Then we return to the church for a Bible study and interactive discussion. The last Wednesday of each month, we put our faith into action by playing bingo with our local nursing home! (Please make sure we have your release form on file when you join us!)
Middle School Ministry - Grades 7 & 8
Wednesday nights throughout the school year (4:30-7pm)
A part of the Logos program, Middle School Ministry (MSM) is designed especially for middle school students. Includes:
Parent participation is essential, and registration is required. Fees include a $35 registration fee and a $55 per semester tuition fee.
Logos program website: www.thelogosministry.org
Church School - Sundays, 9:45 am - 10:40 am
Grades 7 & 8 - Meets in Room 310
Uses Reformation Press Middle School curriculum, featuring "The Rock."
Grades 9-12 - Meets in Youth Room (313)
Uses Reformation Press High School curriculum, featuring "Blueprints."
Curriculum information may be found:
What are some or our summer events?
High School Mission Trip
Rising grades 9-12
Each year at the end of June, we take a mission trip to another region in the country, serving God in various ways. Past trips have included painting, plumbing, tarring, building, demolishing, cleaning, feeding, weeding, teaching, singing, and more - but always serving. Our mission trips have taken us from Washington state to Washington D.C. & from Chicago to Pittsburgh.
Rising grades 2-12
Summer camping sessions are offered at Camp Grier, located in Old Fort, NC, from June through August for children and youth in rising grades 2-12. Camp Grier is managed by Salem, Charlotte, and Western NC presbyteries.
Camp Grier website: www.campgrier.org