Join us as we begin preparing and planning for the ELCA Youth Gathering 2018! Youth and chaperones who have attended previous gatherings have said they are life changing events that they can’t wait to attend again. In the months ahead, there will be more information shared, planning meetings, fundraisers and more! Check back frequently for updates!
- ELCA Youth Gathering theme: “This Changes Everything.” The theme is based on Ephesians 2:8 — “By grace you have been saved…”
- Check out http://www.elca.org/YouthGathering for full info on the event.
- June 27th – July 1st, 2018
- Houston, Texas
- Houston is a great host city and has excellent venues for all of the Gathering program needs.
- It is on of the most multicultural cities in the United States and has a rich history we can learn from by being there.
- Youth who are in 8th – 12th grades at the time of registration are eligible to attend.
- Adult leaders must be 21 at the time of the Gathering.
- Early Bird Registration begins September 15, 2017 – November 15, 2017. The cost is $350.
- A $150 non-refundable deposit, per person, is due at the time of registration.
- Transportation, food, etc. is not included in this cost. We will figure out the final cost based on our final numbers.
- We will be joining the St. Paul Synod of the ELCA in traveling together with other local churches on coach buses.
Want more information?
- Check out the ELCA Youth Gathering website at http://www.elca.org/YouthGathering
- Join us for our first meeting on August 30th, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Youth Room at church!