National Junior High Conference to call youth to a ‘greater cause’ 

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Church of the Brethren Newsline
January 28, 2017

National Junior High Conference 2017 will invite youth and their advisors to consider Jonah’s story through the theme “Called for a Greater Cause: Jonah’s Journey.” The conference will be held June 9-11 on the campus of Elizabethtown (Pa.) College.

The event will be enriched by worship speakers including Katie Heishman, Rudy Amaya, and Jeff Carter. Kyle Remnant will be coordinating music. Worship will be coordinated by Rebekah Houff and Trent Smith. In addition to four celebrations of worship, there will be time for learning during workshops, and time for play during recreation and evening activities.

Online registration is open at . Register now to take advantage of early bird rates! Through March 31, the cost is $175 per person. After March 31, the cost for regular registration is $200 per person. Travel scholarships are available to those who live west of the Mississippi River.

For more information and to register, visit or call 847-429-4385. National Junior High Conference is sponsored by the Church of the Brethren’s Youth and Young Adult Office.

— Becky Ullom Naugle is director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries and is a member of the Congregational Life Ministries staff.