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General Assembly 2013!

Posted: July 8, 2013 by Disciples Young Adult Commission in Announcements, Church, Fun Stuff, General Assembly, Music, Prayer, Technology, Worship

YOUNG ADULT EVENT GUIDE!

Meet up with other Young Adult at the YAC table in the DHM booth.

Saturday July 13 at 9pm Meet up with old and new friends at Mallards Lobby bar in the Peabody Hotel Lobby to make plans for the week!

 

Sunday July 14 at 9pm Illusionist and Magician Ron Diamond (no one under 18 will be permitted).

 

Monday July 15 at 9pm we will be joining up with DJAN(Disciples Justice Action Network) for a special concert with Andra Moran!

 

Tuesday July 16 at 9pm Meet in the Peabody Lobby before we head up to the DHM Suite for an exciting conversation about the future of Young Adult Leadership in the Church!

 

Check out our booth in the exhibit hall, Facebook, and Twitter for the location of these events and other social gathering that might come up throughout the Assembly!

 

Young Adults will find the learning tracks (Sunday – Wednesday) to be full of opportunities that will interest them. Below are the topics for each learning track. Check out the entire schedule of learning tracks either online or in the business docket.

Stewardship

Arts & Media

Missional Transformation

Spirituality

On Sunday following worship there are many learning opportunities that will be of interest to Young Adults in attendance. Check out these options; find their course description as well as others opportunities online or in the business docket.

Interfaith Engagement: Exploring how Christians relate to persons of other world religions

Welcoming All Our Families, Especially LGBTQI

Understanding Immigration

Human Trafficking

Voice of the Prophets: Advocacy for the Poor and Hungry

Radically Inclusive: Growing a Truly Multi-Cultural Church

Discerning Leaders: Understanding the guiding principles of the executive searches in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Considering Seminary?

Child Friendly Disciple Congregations

As well as Multiple Learning Tracks from Overseas Ministries/Global Ministries; Church partners, other church cultures, and much more.

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Young Adult Week Resources

Posted: January 30, 2013 by Disciples Young Adult Commission in Announcements

Young Adult Week is February 3rd-10th

 

Beginning Sunday February 3rd a daily devotion will be posted here. These devotions were written for young adults by young adults.

Devotions and other resources are available on our resource page

Young Adult Week Devotions!

Posted: February 3, 2012 by Disciples Young Adult Commission in Announcements, Bible Study, Church, Devotionals, Prayer

Young Adult Week is coming!

February 5-11 there will be devotions available for you to read and enjoy! The members of Young Adult Commission of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) hope you grow in your faith in the coming year!

Blessings to you!

Join the Young Adult Commission! Apply today!

Posted: August 10, 2011 by Disciples Young Adult Commission in Announcements

Sponsored by Disciples Home Missions and Supported by Higher Education and Leadership Ministries
The Young Adult Commission’s purpose is to connect and empower young adults to engage in the ministry of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Young Adult Commission Mission Statement, adopted February 22nd, 2009

The commission is charged with:
o Connecting young adults across our denomination;
o Planning young adult events before and during general assemblies;
o Planning young adult events on local, regional and general levels;
o Working with all manifestations of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) to strengthen young adult leadership;
o Providing resources to start and strengthen local and regional young adult groups; and
o Responding to the requests of our denomination, specifically its young adults, to improve young adult ministries.

Members of the commission are expected to:
o Show a passion for young adult ministries and the greater ministries of the Christian Church(Disciples of Christ) on a local and/or regional/general level;
o Serve a three year term;
o Offer your resources, passions, viewpoints, time and ideas in helping to strengthen and carry out the goals of the Young Adult Commission;
o Participate regularly in online conversations with the rest of the commission, using e-mail and other online resources;
o Participate in regularly schedule conference calls approximately once a month;
o Attend one planning meeting per year at DHM’s expense; and
o Attend General Assembly and other young adult events at your own expense, if possible.

Application requirements:
o Active member of a congregation affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ);
o Between the ages of 18 and 33 at the time of application;
o Provide at least two references from non-family members whom you have known for at least one year; and
o Applications must be postmarked by September 3rd, 2011.

Download the application here: Young Adult Comission Application. Please submit to docyounadults@gmail.com

General Assembly Activities for Young Adults!

Posted: June 19, 2011 by Disciples Young Adult Commission in Announcements, General Assembly

Hello World!

Posted: January 19, 2011 by Disciples Young Adult Commission in Announcements

Welcome to the new blog of the Disciples Young Adult Commission!  Pretty nice digs, huh?  Ahhh, it even still has that nice new website smell.  😉  We’re still moving in here but soon you’ll find this place to be full of interesting and creative articles by commission members.  In fact, we are coinciding the kickoff of our new blog with a week long celebration for young adults!  That’s right, young adult week is from Feb 6th – Feb 13th and we will have a week filled with devotionals to help us celebrate the breath of life who is Jesus Christ!

But it won’t stop there!  Our hope is that this blog will be a creative outlet for commission members and a way for us to communicate our message to other young adult disciples and Disciples congregations.

So we hope you’ll stay awhile and relax in our new pad here on the Internet.  Oh, and before you leave be sure you signup to receive updates so you don’t miss out on anything!  The entire YAC wishes everyone a great 2011!

~ Disciples Young Adult Commission