Trips

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Camp Don Lee
Friday, March 24th-Sunday, March 26th
For grades: 6-7 & 9-12

A middle school retreat led by high school students!

MIDDLE SCHOOL Participants register here

HIGH SCHOOL Participants register here
(High school students will be assigned a leadership role 1-2 weeks before the trip).



 
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Camp Willow Run
Saturday, March 25th- Sunday, March 26th
For 8th grade students/ confirmation participants


The capstone trip for our confirmation experience!

The cost for this trip was included in your confirmation registration at the beginning of the year.

Register for the trip here

 




Summer 2017 Program Guide
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High School Montreat

July 30 - August 5, 2017
Cost: $425 per person, $150 deposit
Completed 8 - 12 grade

This conference is a unique gathering of high school students, entering freshmen through graduated seniors, and their adult leaders from all over the country for a week of study, worship and recreation. Activities include morning energizers, music, keynote speakers, small group meetings, afternoon recreation activities and evening worship. Montreat Youth Conference clears space for encountering God, discovering and deepening a vibrant and durable faith in Jesus Christ, and hearing an invitation to make a personal commitment to embody the love, justice and righteousness of Christ in our world.

Required Trip Meeting (for the student participating and one parent): (12:15 p.m.) April 2, 2017, room K100.

High School Montreat Registration

  
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Middle School Massanetta


July 11 - 14, 2017
Cost: $350, $150 deposit
Completed 6 - 8 grade


This middle school conference provides faith-filled, hands-on experiences designed specifically for Middle School youth. This conference is a chance to meet other young Presbyterians from across the country, which fosters a deeper understanding of the broader church. Massanetta’s unique conference structure of keynotes, music, recreation, workshops and small groups—led by high school, ministry-minded “Enablers”—has created an event that calls churches to return year after year.

Required Trip Meeting (for the student participating and one parent): (12:15 p.m.) April 30, 2017
Trip Reunion: (5 p.m.) August 23, 2017

Middle School Massanetta Registration

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Montreat Worship and Music Conference


June 25 - July 1, 2017
Cost: $350, $150 deposit
Completed 6 - 12 grade


The Presbyterian Association of Musicians (PAM) works in
cooperation with the Montreat Conference Center to offer this amazing worship and music conference each summer. Guided by the principles of reformed worship, conferees explore opportunities for vital worship experiences and enriching the liturgical life of the local church. Organized and led by the WMPC Music Ministry Team, our church has a wonderful history of sending a group of adults and youth to this awesome conference!

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ASP


June 11 - 17, 2017
Cost: $350, $150 deposit
Completed 9 - 12 grade


ASP, also known as Appalachian Service Project, has a rich history here at White Memorial! We’ve been sending mission teams with ASP for over 20 years! This amazing mission trip provides one of the most rewarding structured service opportunities in the nation, bringing thousands of volunteers from around the country to rural Central
Appalachia to repair homes for low-income families.

Required Trip Meeting (for the student participating and one parent): (12:15 p.m.) May 7, 2017
Required Tool Training (for every participant): (10:00 a.m.) June 10, 2017

ASP Registration

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High School Baltimore Trip


June 24 - 30, 2017
Cost: $400, $200 deposit
Completed: 10 - 12 grade; Interested students should have completed one prior mission trip experience


For two years, the WMPC group has traveled to Baltimore to join The Center (part of the Baltimore Presbytery) in partnership with the Harlem Ave community. We have helped lead an evening summer camp, our students have assisted and worked on the following projects: craft preparation, music and worship leadership, small group leaders, recreation and storytelling. With the leadership of The Center, we will once again explore issues related to peace and justice as well racial reconciliation while serving and learning from our neighbors.

Required Trip Meeting (for the student participating): (7:00 p.m.) May 10, 2017

Baltimore Urban Experience Registration

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Haiti International Trip

Date: July 11 - 19, 2017
Cost: Final cost TBD; $300 deposit
Completed 10 - 12 grade


We will spend seven nights in the Port-au-Prince region of Haiti working with one of WMPC’s international partner organizations, Haiti Outreach Ministries. The trip will include work projects, cultural engagement opportunities, visits to other outreach ministries (such as one of the local orphanages), and time to experience Haiti as a tourist. This short-term, international trip is an incredible experience for those who want to get their hands dirty serving and partnering with God’s people in Haiti. No experience or training necessary – just an open heart and a willing spirit!

Haiti International Youth Trip Registration

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Cross Mission


June 11 - 16, 2017
Cost: $350; $150 deposit
Completed 6 - 8 grade


This unique urban outreach ministry, part of Myers Park Presbyterian Church, is based in Charlotte, N.C. Our group will arrive on Sunday night for an orientation, serve Monday through Thursday (two ministry opportunities per day) and depart after breakfast on Friday morning. Weekly activities include devotions, worship and dinner with a Myers Park Presbyterian family and reflection. Our group will experience up to eight different ministries; including serving
people who are hungry, homeless, elderly and disabled as well as children. There are opportunities for both direct service and building relationships.

Required Trip Meeting (for the student participating and one parent): (12:15 p.m.) May 21, 2017
Trip Reunion: (11:30 a.m.) August 4, 2017

Middle School Cross Mission Registration

           
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Middle School Adventure Days


August 3, 10, 17
Rising 6 - 8 grade


These day trips will leave from White Memorial in the morning and be days filled with both a service component and a fun relationship building activity to get geared up for the school year and celebrate the end of summer! Mark your calendars now to save the dates for these fun day trips! What will we be doing? You’ll have to wait until
January to find out, but if baseball games, rock climbing, hiking and water slides sound like fun to you, you will not want to miss out!

Costs will be based on each individual trip.

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VCS


June 19 - 23, 2017; 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Completed 5 - 12 grade

Rising middle and high school student volunteers are vital for a successful VCS! Volunteers can be assigned to individual groups or to help with Bible stories, worship, crafts, music, recreation, or refreshments. This is a fun way to serve our children’s ministry, build leadership skills and grow in faith with our White Memorial church
family!

To register to volunteer, email
Rebecca Hancock!

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June 19, 20, 21, 22; 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Cost: TBD
Rising 6 - 8 grade


Summer in the City are mission days that will take place after VCS Monday - Thursday. These are a great way for our middle school students to serve with our local ministry partners. We will need parent drivers and chaperones, so stay tuned for online registration through the WMPC website!



Summer 2017 Program Guide