Dates to Know 2017
April 23-May 14 (Sundays at 11:11 AM) and May 9 & 16 (Tuesdays): Confirmation Class
April 24: No Youth Group
April 26: Joint Worship Night & 50% Summer Camp Payment Due
May 21: Youth Sunday
May 22 & 24: No Youth Group
May 31: Summer Kick-off Party
June 7: Final Summer Camp Payment Due
June 26-July 1: Middle School Summer Camp
July 10-14: High School Summer Camp
July 31-August 4: Stay-at-Home Work Camp
August 7 & 9: No Youth Group
August 14 & 16: Back to School Bash
September 9: Rock The Universe
Every year, CommPres youth have special events that build relationships and bring us closer to Christ. Mark your calendar and join us!
Middle School Summer Camp
Students will experience a high-energy, life-changing week with 6 days of activities such as zip-lining, sailing, canoeing, archery, cooking, ropes courses, and much more! Students will grow in their faith, make lifelong friendships, and create unforgettable memories. For more information, visit http://www.warrenwilliscamp.org/classiccamps.
When: June 26 – July 1, 2017
Where: Warren Willis Camp, Fruitland Park, Florida
Payment: $75 deposit
Each CommPres student should fill out the summer camp application online: http://www.warrenwilliscamp.org/register.
IMPORTANT: Registration is first come, first serve, so sign up as soon as possible.
Once registered, the parent/guardian will receive a confirmation letter.
To get more information about Warren Willis Camp, visit http://www.warrenwilliscamp.org/summer-camp-parents.
High School Summer Camp
NOTE: High School Summer Camp in Tennessee is full. Students who still want to attend a camp are welcome to register for Warren Willis High School Camp on June 26 – July 1.
Registration is first come, first serve, so sign up as soon as possible.
Rising 9th grade through 12th grade students will experience an amazing week of worship and teaching at Orange Groups High School Camp in Sevierville, Tennessee. While staying at the Wilderness at the Smokies Resort, students will worship with some of the hottest bands in Christian music, hear teachings from world-renowned speakers, and make friendships that will last a lifetime!
When: July 10 – 14, 2017: REGISTRATION IS FULL!
Where: Wilderness at the Smokies, Sevierville, Tennessee: REGISTRATION IS FULL!
Payment: $50 deposit, 50% payment by April 26, final payment by June 7
Checks for High School Summer Camp should be made out to “CommPres.” Cash and checks can be brought to the church office or placed in the deposit box outside Matt’s office. Parents/guardians: Please provide an email address with your deposit. A confirmation email will be sent to you once funds are recorded by a Youth staff member.
We will be chartering a bus to transport youth to Sevierville, Tennessee.
Meals while at camp are included in the price. However, meals on the way to and from camp are not covered; students are required to bring spending money for meals during transport.
A Typical Day at High School Summer Camp
10am Leader Training
12pm Small Group
1pm Free Time
5pm Quiet Time
10pm Small Group
For more information, visit http://highschoolcamp.com.
Stay-at-Home Work Camp
Youth have the opportunity to experience a full week of serving the community of Lake Wales at the C.A.R.E Center Stay-at-Home Work Camp. “Students stay at the H.E.A.R.T. Village. During the day, campers visit local homeowners and complete various home repairs, including painting, yard maintenance, and yes, even roof repair.”
When: July 31 – August 5, 2017
Where: H.E.A.R.T. Village, Lake Wales, Florida
Payment: due by Sunday, July 16, 2017
Rock the Universe
We’re heading to Universal Studios! “Experience a night of soul-stirring songs from Christian music’s hottest stars, alongside awesome rides and attractions. It’s an unforgettable night of faith and fun.”
When: Saturday, September 9, 2017
Where: Universal Studios
Payment: due by Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Our Winter Retreat is a time for students to get away and start the New Year on the right track. This weekend is full of worship, activities, connecting and lessons on how to live a Christ-centered year.
When: January 12-14, 2018
Where: Lake Geneva
ACA Camp and Retreat Center at Lake Geneva
36540 Via Marcia
Fruitland Park, FL 34731
International Mission Trip to Haiti
Our high school students join the missions team for a life-changing trip to help those in need and share the love of Jesus in Haiti!
When: March 2018
Where: International Christian Development Mission (ICDM)