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Middle School and High School


Faith Development for Middle School and High School Students

Youth are valued in the whole life of our church community.  Youth can be found leading, learning,serving, playing, and celebrating with all the generations of our congregation.  Adults who chaperone and lead youth events are trained through our Safe Community program and have completed an application and background check.If you are interested in Advent’s youth ministries and would like more information, please contact the pastor.


Confirmation is the key faith formation ministry with youth. Read more about confirmation…





Advent youth design and lead fundraisers like bake sales, an Easter breakfast, and more to support their participation in camps and gatherings.




Houseboat Camp

Advent partners with Sonshine Ministries for a popular week-long Bible camp on a houseboat on Shasta Lake, June 22-27 2020.  Up to 13 youth spend the week together with two chaperones from Advent and two young adult Sonshine staff members.  Daily activities include water sports, time in nature, Bible study, prayer and worship, games and special events.  Sign up with the pastor to participate.




National Youth Gathering

The ELCA National Youth Gathering of 30,000 youth and their adult leaders will be in Minneapolis June 29 – July 3, 2021.  This once-in-a-lifetime-experience is for hih school youth, and registration will open Fall 2020.




Retreats at Mt. Cross

Fun and faith-building annual retreats led by the youth of the Sierra Pacific Synod Youth Committee are a great opportunity to meet other youth and get away for a weekend.  The retreats begin Friday evening and end Sunday noon.  Register with the pastor a month in advance.

Junior High Retreat (grades 6-8): November 18, 2019

High School retreat (grades 9-12): February 21-23, 2020




And Much More…

Other events include theater and music events, sports outings, parties, and whatever activities youth and adults want to organize.