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Alberta Conference
Youth Department

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We, the Youth Directors of the Alberta Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, seek to encourage, empower, and equip youth of today to be revolutionary change agents for Christ.

Through various ministries; such as Master Guides, Pathfinders and Adventurers, Summer Camps, Short Term Missions, Outdoor Ministry, Campus Ministry, Community Service, Youth Evangelism, and others, we hope to inspire the youth to employ FRESH ideas in reaching the world for Christ.

Calgary Regional Youth Rally
On February 17-18, 2017, our regional youth rally will take place at Chinook Winds Adventist Academy in Calgary. Our theme for this year’s regional youth rally in Calgary is called “Identity Theft.” The Bible says,“The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly” (John 10:10 NKJV). Our speaker is Pastor Eddie Hypolite, he comes to us all the way from Australia.
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Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.  (Isaiah 40:30-31 NIV)

Kevin Kiers - Youth Ministries Director

Lyle Notice - Associate Youth Director

David Benjamin - Assistant Youth Director

Upcoming Events

Be sure to keep up-to-date on upcoming events by regularly visiting our website www.freshalbertyouth.ca

Jan 2-Feb 20    Camp Staff Applications Due for summer 2017
Feb 17-18        Calgary Area Teen Youth Rally
Feb 24-25        Fort McMurray Young Adult Weekend
Mar 3-4           Edmonton Area Teen Youth Rally
Mar 10            Edmonton Student Pizza Supper
Mar 17            Calgary Student Pizza Supper
Apr 12-19       Conference Youth Mission Trip
May 5-7          Adventurer Family Camp
May 19-22      Pathfinder Joint Camporee
May 21-28      NAD Adventist Christian Fellowship Institute
May 28-31      Grade 5-6 Outdoor School
Jun 25-Jul 2    Camp Staff Orientation
Jul 2-9             Blind Camp
Jul 9-12           Specialty Horsemanship/Water Sports Camp
Jul 14-22         Camp Meeting
Jul 23-30         Adventurer Camp/Sherwood Forest 1 Camp
Jul 30-Aug 6   Junior Camp/Sherwood Forest 2 Camp
Aug 6-13        Teen Camp/Sherwood Forest 3 Camp
Aug 14-20       Family Camp
Sep 9               Edmonton Post Secondary Student Get Together

Sep 16            Calgary Post Secondary Student Get Together
Sep 22-24       Pathfinder/Adventurer Basic Staff Training
Oct 1              Adventurer Family Fun Day
Oct 14            #REACH1 outreach event
Nov 3-4          Young Adult Empowerment Weekend

Camp Staff Interviews
It’s time!!  Foothills Camp is a great place to serve God, make friends, and earn money for school.  If you are 16 or older and you are interested in working at Foothills Camp, then go to www.foothillscamp.org and fill out an application; then email Kevin at kkiers@albertaadventist.ca to request an interview.  You can also request an application form from your pastor.  The deadline to apply is February 20.  Camp Ministry is AMAZING!
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Fort McMurray Young Adult Weekend
As the Apostle Paul waited for his friends in Athens, he said, "For as I was walking along I saw your many shrines. And one of your altars had this inscription on it: 'To an Unknown God.' This God, whom you worship without knowing, is the one I'm telling you about." (Acts 17:23 NLT) Let's come together to learn how to make our God known on our campuses and in our communities . . . 
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Edmonton Regional Youth Rally
On March 3-4, 2017 at West Edmonton Church we will be having a Conference wide Youth Rally in Edmonton. Our theme for this year’s Regional youth rally in Edmonton is called “Legacy.” The Bible says, “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” 2 Tim 4:7 Our speaker is pastor Ron Sydney from Seattle.
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Edmonton Student Pizza Supper
CALLING ALL ADVENTIST POST-SECONDARY STUDENTS IN THE EDMONTON AREA!!! This PIZZA SUPPER is for you! This will be an opportunity for all Adventist Post-Secondary Students in the Edmonton area to come together and eat some pizza while connecting with each other.
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Calgary Student Pizza Supper
Adventist Post-Secondary Students of Calgary, Campus Ministry of the Alberta Conference will be hosting a Pizza Supper just for you. Come eat some pizza and connect with other Adventist post-secondary students from across the city of Calgary.
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Global Youth Day 2017
The vision of GYD is to recapture the reality of Adventist youth as a global movement mobilized for service, contributing to the proclamation of the everlasting gospel and ushering in the second coming of Jesus Christ. There is a lot more to religious faith than simply going to church and listening to sermons. The true practice of religion involves the revelation of God’s love in living out Jesus’s gospel commission as He bade us to before He ascended to heaven: through all manners of selfless acts that point a desperately needy world to the ultimate hope of the better world He has made possible for us. Grounded in the concluding words of Jesus in the parable of the Good Samaritan, “Go and do likewise” (Luke 10:25-37), the theme of the Global Youth Day is “Be the sermon.” . . .
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ACF Institute 2017
It's almost impossible to be human without experiencing loneliness at one time or another. Being a student on a secular university or college campus though around thousands of other students often heightens our sense of being alone. Students struggle with questions like: Does anybody else believe the same things I do? How can I live according to my religious convictions on my campus? Am I alone in doing evangelism on my campus?
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Adventist Christian Fellowship
Adventist Christian Fellowship is the official organization for Adventist campus ministry on non-Adventist college and university campuses within the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventist’s . . .
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Mission Lifeguard
Mission Lifeguard is a resource re-launched by the North American Division Youth & Young Adult Ministries Leadership to save lives. It's one of the North American Division Building Blocks for LIFE.
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YOUTH DEPARTMENT TRAVELS

The Youth Department is making efforts to visit our members. Here is the travel schedule of the youth department for the upcoming months: 

Kevin Kiers
Feb 17-18               Calgary Regional Youth Rally
Mar 25                    Preaching at Fort McMurray
Apr 12-19               Belize Mission Trip
Apr 28-May 10      Vacation
May 19-22              Pathfinder Camporee

Lyle Notice
Feb 17-18              Calgary Regional Youth Rally
Mar 3-4                 Edmonton Regional Youth Rally
Mar 25                   Preaching at EPIC Church
May 5-7                 Adventurer Family Camp
May 19-22             Pathfinder Camporee

David Benjamin
Feb 17-18               Calgary Regional Youth Rally
Feb 24-26               Fort McMurray Young Adult Weekend
Mar 3-4                  Edmonton Regional Youth Rally
Mar 10                   Edmonton Post Secondary Student Pizza Supper
Mar 17                   Calgary Post Secondary Student Pizza Supper
Apr 1                      Preaching at Drumheller Church
Apr 29                    Preaching at Wetaskiwin Church
May 5-7                  Adventurer Family Camp
May 10-Jun 1         Vacation
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