The Youth and Children's Department exists to assist and develop the leadership skills of the youth, federation officers, and local church leaders in order to train and win young people to Jesus Christ.

Patrick Graham, Director

610.326.4610, ext. 340 | pgraham@aecsda.com

Orien Clairmont, Administrative Assistant

610.326.4610, ext 336 | oclairmont@aecsda.com



"STANDING ON THE PROMISES"

Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.

1 Peter 5:5



Children Ministries Certification Track 2

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ADVENTURERS

The mission of the Adventurer Club ministry is to serve an intercultural community of children from pre-kindergarten through fourth grade and their parents or guardians and assist Adventurer families in growing as followers of Jesus. 

 

ADVENTIST YOUTH MINISTRY

Adventist Youth Ministry is a specialized ministry of the church that seeks to address the particular needs of young people in their own environment and respond to them as they are, and to incorporate them into the fellowship of the church - a caring Christian community

 

YOUTH FEDERATION

Youth Federations seek a closer bond of fellowship for the exchange of ideas and experiences as we work in sharing faith and carrying the Advent message to our communities and to the world in this generation. To foster meaningful cultural activities, and wholesome recreation, to keep our young people actively engaging in taking the Advent message to the entire world.

iSERVE

iServe is a part of youth ministry where young people are encouraged to serve in their communities through various projects:

  • Cleaning
  • Painting
  • Repairing
  • Mass Feeding
  • Child Care
  • Volunteer Programs
  • Supplies Distribution

 

PATHFINDERS

Pathfinders are a worldwide organization of young people sponsored by Seventh-day Adventist Church, though young people of any religious persuasion, or none at all, are welcome and encouraged to join the organization.  

 

CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES

Children's Ministries is about developing the faith of children ages birth to 14. While Sabbath School provides for religious education once a week, Children's Ministries looks at the whole child and seeks to provide multiple ministries that will lead children to Jesus and disciple them in their daily walk with Him.

 

BIBLE BOWL BASICS

In a world where there are so many distractions that are pulling our youth out of the church, BIBLE BOWL is a strong force against it. For 30 years, Bible Bowl has been there to empower youth to know the Word of God and "be ready to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear" (1 Peter 3:15)

CAMPUS MINISTRIES

Campus Ministries also known as Adventist Ministry to College and University Students (AMiCUS) seeks to meet the spiritual, intellectual and social needs of Seventh-day Adventist students on secular campuses. 

MASTER GUIDE

The Master Guide (MG) curriculum is one of the leadership programs that the General Conference Youth Ministries Department uses to train people for youth leadership. It is the Ph.D. of youth ministry in the field.

 

CAMP DAVIS

Our goal at Camp Davis is to provide a safe environment for campers that will make a difference in their lives today and for eternity. We believe Camp Davis builds confidence in tomorrow's leaders. Our Christ-centered programming allows campers to set realistic goals and gives them the opportunity to experience success

 

SPORTS

The AECYM Sports is established to promote fellowship, encourage the service of mission outreach and give positive direction through athletic play as God is glorified in mind, body and spirit.

 

 

NATIONAL SERVICE ORGANIZATION

NSO, is part of the North American Division Chaplaincy office of the Seventh-day Adventist church and exists to support and provide resources to Seventh-day Adventist men and women serving the United States in the military.