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Upcoming Events

PYWA would like to invite you to the Youth Ministry Academy conference January 24-26, 2019 at Montreat!

All PYWA members receive a discount upon registration.*

You can find out more information here.

*see members page for discount code

NEXT Church

Youth Leaders

In partnership with PYWA (Presbyterian Youth Workers Association), NEXT Church welcomes those who work with youth to the National Gathering. We are grateful for your ministry with youth and look forward to your presence in Seattle. Here are some things to look forward to this year.

Youth-Specific Workshops
  • Inviting the Next Generation to Ministry
    with Matt Vaughan & Shelley Donaldson (Monday afternoon)
  • Where You Go, I Will Go: Taking the Journey with LGBTQIA+ Youth
    with Jess Cook and Alex McNeill (Monday afternoon)
  • Hearing the Stories of our Youth (Tuesday morning)

In plenary on Tuesday, we will hear from two people working with youth in innovative and justice-minded ways. Suzzanne Lacey will talk about an experiential approach to justice education with youth and Corey Greaves will talk about ministry with and for Native Americans in the Pacific NW.

Youth Worker Pre-Gathering Coffee

Monday, 9:00-9:45am
Seattle First Presbyterian Church

Join the PWYA for coffee and donuts on Monday morning. Meet other youth workers and hear about ways to connect during the National Gathering.

PWYA & Montreat Happy Hour

Monday, 5:30-7:30pm
The Lodge Sports Grille Downtown
 (1102 4th Ave)

We are partnering up with the folks at Montreat to bring you this Happy Hour! Come grab a drink and connect with others who work with and love youth. All are welcome.

Youth Leader Talk Back

Tuesday, 2:30pm
Location TBD

Join other youth leaders to discuss what you are hearing at the National Gathering through the lens of youth ministry.

Click here for more information and to register

PYWA is proud to announce our newest partnership with MLP! 

Members can visit to the Member Discounts page for more information. 

Our 2018–2019 Membership Campaign is in full swing!

Click Here to Learn More

Top Five Reasons to Join PYWA

  1. We can hook you up with solid discounts for stuff you need. 
  2. Stay at the top of your game by attending an unlimited number of PYWA webinars and meetups.
  3. We’ll save you time by sending e-blasts that will make your job easier.

  4. Youth ministry is changing rapidly. We’re here to help you navigate it.

  5. We need each other. 


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