Hillyer Youth News: January 3

Hillyer Youth News: January 3

This Weekend…

  • Sunday, January 7, from 6:00-7:30pm, we will be meeting for Regular Youth. Wear tennis shoes – we will be playing games!

“Take A Stand” Justice Lock-in…

  • Sunday, January 14-15, Hillyer and Saint Paul’s will host its annual Justice Lock-in. This year’s theme “Take A Stand” will focus on how our words and actions affect our relationships – personally, communally, and globally.
  • Please plan to arrive at 8:00pm on Sunday and we will wrap up at noon on Monday. Bring paint clothes, overnight gear, and a snack to share!
  • Registration forms are available and the cost is $10.

Camp Registration Sunday…

  • If you would like to get a jump start on summer camp registration, please click here: 2018 Summer Camp Registration. All forms can be returned to the church office.
  • On Sunday, January 28, there will be registration tables set up in the youth lounge beginning at 9:00am. We will have all forms available, but please bring your youth’s insurance card. If you register your youth by January 28, along with a $50 deposit, you will be entered in a drawing for a free camp!
  • Please remember that each youth receives a $100 scholarship each summer season. Payment plans and additional scholarships are available as requested. Please contact Catherine or Donna Moore with questions!

Tell Your Story Event…

  • Sunday, January 28, we will meet at Hillyer at 5:00pm to head over to the Campbell Law School for a special youth event  hosted by the Campbell Youth Theological Institute (Dinner will be provided). The event wraps up at 8:00pm. This is a brand new and exciting opportunity!

Midwinter and Spring Retreats…

  • It’s time to register for the CYF (high school) and Chi Rho (middle school) Midwinter and Spring Retreats!
    • Friday, February 2, CYF will travel to Camp Caroline for Midwinter Retreat. The church van will leave at 4:00pm on Friday and return by 2:00pm on Sunday, February 4. You may even recognize our keynoter, Rev. Linda Harding!
    • Friday, March 2, Chi Rho will travel to Camp Caroline for Spring Retreat. The church van will leave at 4:00pm on Friday and return by 2:00pm on Sunday, March 4.
    • The cost for both retreats is $90 ($45 for RCYW).

Summer Mission Trips…

  • Our middle school youth will travel to Asheville to join Asheville Youth Mission June 24-29. The total cost for the trip is $150. We need your $50  deposit for this trip ASAP. The remaining $100 is due May 1.
  • Our high school  youth will travel to  Appalachia Service Project July 22-28. The total cost for the trip is $150. We need your $50 deposit for this trip ASAP. The remaining $100 is due March 1.


  • January 7: Youth
  • January 14-15: MLK Justice Lock-in (middle and high school)
  • January 21: Youth
  • January 28: Camp Registration Sunday and Youth (Tell Your Story Event)
  • February 2-4: Midwinter Retreat (high school)
  • February 11: JYF/Prime Timers Luncheon and Youth
  • February 14: Ash Wednesday Pancake Supper and Worship
  • February 18: Youth
  • February 25: Youth
  • March 2-4: Spring Retreat (middle school)

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