Tweens & Teens
There are many opportunities for teens to grow in faith through trusted personal relationships with their peers and appropriate adult advisors. We are committed to creating a safe place place for middle and high school teens where matters of the heart and soul can be shared and discussed. All staff and volunteers who work with young people at Church of the Resurrection have been background-checked by the state of California and have received training in recognizing and preventing child abuse.
Confirmation is described by the Book of Common Prayer as a rite of the Church "in which we express a mature commitment to Christ, and receive strength from the Holy Spirit through prayer and …
Pre-pandemic, during the 10:15 service the youth in grades 6-12 gathered to eat bagels and cream cheese and creatively discuss the Bible readings of the day. We've moved this online for the time being, and have had an absolute blast on Zoom together! Join us to dig into big questions and share in a lot of fun. Contact Shannon for more info and to get the link.
Each summer, our high school youth take off on a wonderful adventure to a new community: in recent years they've gone to Dulac, Louisiana and Fairbanks, Alaska. On these trips, the youth immerse themselves in the local culture and community, tackle significant service projects, and dive into their lives of faith with one another. We collaborate with other churches around the…Read More »
On most Sundays our youth group meets on Sunday evening. In addition to goofing around we explore a range of contemporary issues of life and faith. Our hope is to give our kids a solid understanding of the Episcopal Church and Christianity, then ask them to question it, test it with their own experience and apply it to the world. The teens also take on periodic service projects, …Read More »