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for 9-12th graders
March 24-26, 2023
Hey y'all! Have you heard about Happening?
Happening is a spiritual weekend for youth, led by youth, and Happening weekends occur in most other Episcopal dioceses. Happening was a vibrant part of youth ministry in our diocese for many years and we’re bringing it back! We hope you will join us for this amazing experience.
See a photo album from Happening #4 here.
Sign ups for this spring’s Happening are now live! All high school students from across the diocese are invited to attend this powerful weekend at St. Christopher Camp & Conference Center on Seabrook Island March 24-26.
New Beginnings Weekend
for 6-8th graders
Postponed: New dates to be announced soon
Calling all youth in grades 6-8th grade. Join us at St Christopher Camp and Conference Center for a weekend filled with fellowship, games, music, skits, and more. The weekend is designed for spiritual formation, supported by our high schoolers, delivered for our middle schoolers. We will be following a range of COVD protocols similar to our high school retreat Happening that was held last spring.
Province IV Youth Ministries
A youth team from our diocese traveled to Atlanta for the Province IV Youth Event, "PYE 2018: For Peace". For t4 days they joined together with youth from the other 19 Episcopal dioceses of Province IV to experience the presence of God in the world and to serve and be served by God's people. Read more here. And see a photo album of their adventures here.
Thinking about summer camp?
Camp St. Christopher
Located on Seabrook Island just south of Charleston, South Carolina, Camp St. Christopher spans 314 beautiful acres at the mouth of the North Edisto River, making it the perfect spot to spend a week at camp. Each summer we host nearly 1,500 campers of all ages, ranging from our K-2 Buddy Campers who attend an overnight session with a parent or guardian, to high school students who attend our week-long Senior Session.
With over 80 years of ministry experience, Camp Saint Christopher continues to provide campers with a transformative experience. We provide a safe environment for campers to grow through building new friendships, taking on fun new challenges, and learning about Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior. Camp St. Christopher is owned and operated by the Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina. Learn more at this link and stchristopher.org.
Since 1931, Camp Kanuga campers have been forming lifelong friendships, experiencing new adventures and growing in their faith through our welcoming Christian community. Camp Kanuga has rich traditions and exciting new programs that encourage transformation, growth, and renewal for all. The camp serves boys and girls ages 7-15 in age appropriate activities including; hiking, climbing, swimming, arts & crafts, archery, horseback riding, chapel, ropes course, team sports, camping, fishing and much more. For more information please visit www.campkanuga.org or call 828-692-9136, ext. 279.
Camp Gravatt is an Episcopal camp and conference center, located outside of Aiken, South Carolina, offers a summer camp for rising first through 11th graders.
Typical summer camp actiivies include: archery, arts & crafts, campfire, canoeing, challenge course, environmental education, faith formation, hiking, music, recreational sports, swimming, themed evening events, and worship. For more information, please visit www.campgravatt.org.