Youth Mission Trip - July 28- August 2, 2019 Niagara Falls NY
This years mission trip will have an opportunity to experience the two sides of life in Niagara Falls - both the beauty and the brokenness. We will serve through work projects where we’ll partner with soup kitchens, homeless shelters, senior centers and volunteer with children’s programming. We'll have the opportunity to enjoy the beauty Niagara offers by visiting Fort Niagara State Park. End the week with local residents, enjoying fellowship through a community meal. Cost: $350 ($100 deposit due May 1, 2019) Open to all youth entering 8th grade in Fall 2019. Participate in fundraisers to help offset cost.
Children and Youth Ministry
First Presbyterian Church of Howell has a youth ministry that is active in helping others. Fundraisers are held to support annual retreats, programs and mission trips. It is also a way of having fellowship with each other and the congregation. Other things the youth are active in are Operation Christmas Child, PB&J Ministry and support of Youth Connection. Vacation Bible School is held in June, with all ages participating. During worship on Sunday morning nursery is available for the very young. The Orange curriculum is used Sunday morning for K- 4th graders. Mid-high (6-8th grade) meet the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month from 5:45 pm - 7 pm. Dinner is provided along with the activity.
Retreats - Winter 2019
The Senior High youth annual pilgrimage to Springhill is a highlight for many. It is a weekend of glorifying God, experiencing new things, bonding with each other and making new friends. This year the Mid High will be going to Cran-hill for a weekend of fellowship.
Retreat dates for 2019
January 18-20, 2019 Cran-hill Retreat (Mid-high)
- Speaker: Joe Vercellino, 323 Ministries
- Band: Second Story
February 15-17, 2019 Springhill Retreat (Senior high)
- Speaker: Bryan Jones
- Band: TBA