Pillars

Faith

NYE grounds youth in the love and power of the Gospel as well as the identity and community of the United Church of Christ through worship and spiritual journey.

Reflection

NYE empowers youth through courageous reflection and the critique of systems and power that diminishes the humanity and God-image of every person and community.

Encounter

NYE calls youth to serve and demonstrate the Gospel’s solidarity and radical pastoral accompaniment, recognizing we are already connected to that which we engage.

Justice

NYE lives into the mission of the United Church of Christ, sustained by grace, to build a just world for all.

Community Building

NYE sustains youth through community building and celebration of life, building strong connections for the a lifetime journey.

Leadership

NYE cultivates the leadership of our youth, from its planning to realization, calling youth to create and problem solve towards a just world for all.