Youth @ Synod


     June 21-25, 2019          Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

 

The UCC General Synod will take place in Milwaukee, WI on June 21-25, 2019 and the Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut Conferences are collaborating to sponsor a trip to Youth @ Synod.  

 

Click here for a Youth @ Synod information page for pastors and parents.

 

Who?
Young leaders ages 13 to 18 who want to experience the vibrant diversity of the wider church while being immersed in the resolution process of General Synod. 

What?
Teens from all over the country will participate in worship and plenary sessions, attend hearings and track resolutions, and join in mission work to serve the greater Milwaukee area.  The UCC General Synod is an opportunity to nurture advocacy skills around justice issues.  

When?
June 21-26, 2019
Travel days are June 21 and 26.

Where?
The Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Teens and their chaperones will spend nights in a dorm at Marquette University.

Why?
To offer our UCC teens, particularly confirmation and post-confirmation teens, an opportunity to experience the United Church of Christ at its core - where communing together, welcoming all, and serving God meet - as UCC teens and adults from across the country gather.

How?
We will fly out of Boston Logan International Airport on Southwest Airlines.

Questions?  Contact Debbie Gline Allen, Consultant for Christian Education & Youth Ministry. 

 

Click here to find UCC General Synod program information.