Two camps. One purpose. Our goal at Surf City and Laurelville is connecting students to Christ. Our camps are designed to be safe, high-energy environments that provide students and adult leaders with opportunities to build relationships that will last far longer than the camp experience.
A week long summer camp in Silver Lake, Michigan featuring a private beach, wave runners, horseback riding, loud energetic worship, and tons of other activities. Christian leaders and pastors come to share the love of Jesus with students and inspire them to change their communities.
Laurelville is all of the excitement and energy of Surf City crammed into a weekend-long fall retreat in the beautiful Laurel Highlands. Fall weekends feature high energy worship and games specifically designed to build relationships between students and adult leaders. Did we mention the mud pit?
Surf City 2019
It's all about connections. The Pittsburgh Kids Network exists to serve and connect local youth pastors and youth workers. For over 30 years, we have hosted monthly large-group meetings and smaller regionally based quad meetings throughout the Pittsburgh area.
Monthly network meetings bring local youth workers together from across the city for a time of worship, prayer, and encouragement.
Pittsburgh is a city of neighborhoods, each with its own unique culture. PKN Groups are regionally based groups of youth workers that meet to encourage each other, share stories and ideas, and discuss the unique landscape of local ministry.
PKN North, Leader: Joel Friend firstname.lastname@example.org
PKN East, Leader: Travis Deans email@example.com
PKN West, Leader: Mike Creamer firstname.lastname@example.org
PKN South, Leader: Joe Williams email@example.com
PKN Central, Leader: Natasha Thrasher firstname.lastname@example.org
Women in Youth Ministry Leader: Beth Henderson email@example.com