Youth Ministries

Welcome Ben Eggli!

January, 2017 -- Our search for a new Youth Director is successfully over! Ben Eggli, a native of Goleta, comes to us with a lot of youth pastoring experience. He has a Comparative Religions degree from UCSB and a seminary degree from Denver Theological Seminary.

Youth Group Upcoming Meetings and Events

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Youth Group Meeting: Wednesday, June 21. Middlers 530pm – 730pm, High School 630pm – 830pm.

SUMMER CAMP, HEATWAVE will be June 25-29 at Quaker Meadow Christian Camp. The camp is for students who are going into 6th grade, all the way through to graduating high school seniors. Cost is $235 per person, with a $100 deposit due now.read more

Time and Talents Auction a Huge Success!!

auction-2071316_640The Time and Talents Auction was a huge success, thanks to the tremendous generosity of this church. The numbers are still coming in, but we raised over $5,000 so far to support youth activities for camp, summer fun, updating the Youth Lounge, and the Love of God program. THANK YOU!!read more

Youth News for April, 2017

THE ANNUAL TIME AND TALENTS FUNDRAISER is coming up on Sunday, May 7. Think about what YOU would like to donate!

Wednesday Night Youth Group
We have been having some great discussions on Wednesdays surrounding topics such as Lent, Church, and the Sabbath. Each week has been encouraging to me to see how our young
people are working out their faith!read more

2017 LOG Rummage Sale raises $3,500!

garage-sale-151190_640The Love of God program (LOG) gives a huge thank you to all the GPC’ers and their friends who donated to the LOG Rummage Sale!

With a late donation after the sale, the total raised came to $3,500. This will support the LOG Program and the youth retreats that are a featured part of the program.read more

News from the GPC Youth for March, 2017

Ben&youthGreetings from GPC Youth Ministries!

March is now upon us and we have lots of things in store for our youth! This last month we started back up the regularly scheduled Wednesday night programming with Middlers coming from 5:30-7:30 and High Schoolers from 6:30-8:30. We usually have a fantastic dinner provided to us by some very generous parents or others within the congregation followed by some fun games.read more