Here is the list of breakouts coming to SPARK 2018!

More options and info to come!


Girls Only (Heather Shoffstall, Youth Leader at Grace UMC in Somerset and YMT adult advisor)

Guys Only (Seth McPherson, Pastor at Christ UMC Bethel Park)

I Want to Know More About the Conference Youth Ministry Team! (Wiley Bozada and other YMT members)

Zimbabwe Partnership (Sandra Matoushaya, Zimbabwe Partnership Coordinator)

How to Keep Your Faith in College (Pastor B.T. Gilligan, WPAUMC Higher Ed Chair)

Therefore GO: With HOPE Through Offering Christ (Sharon Gregory, WPAUMC Lay Leader)

Diversity, Empathy, and Multicultural Awareness (Andew Chung, YMT member and GBGM member and Sarah Gallagher, YMT)

9-Month Mission Trip: School Bible Clubs (Travis Deans, Co-executive Director of Teens for Christ)

Worship with Youth (Josh Price, SPARK Worship Leader from The Woodlands UMC, TX)

Leaders Only: Discussion on Book Growing Young (Amanda Gilligan, WPAUMC Young People's Coordinator)

How Has the Church Handled Controversial Topics in the Past? (Bishop Cynthia Moore- Koikoi, resident Bishop in Western Pa)


Fun Rooms (open in the evenings):

Dodgeball (new schedule this year!)
Nintendo Wii Room (brand new this year!)
Gaga Ball and games
Jam Room (bring your guitar and jam out with others)


Special Rooms (open throughout the weekend):

Prayer Room
Youth Leader Lounge
Mission Room
Vendor Hall (new this year!)