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Young Life

Organization Overview

The mission of the Young Life Leadership Initiative at Penn State Altoona is to train and develop college leaders in accordance with the vision and mission of Young Life: Every adolescent will have the opportunity to meet Jesus Christ and follow Him. Our mission is introducing adolescents to Jesus Christ and helping them grow in their faith. We accomplish our mission by. . . Praying for young people Going where kids are Building personal relationships with them Winning the right to be heard Providing experiences that are fun, adventurous and life-changing Sharing our lives and the Good News of Jesus Christ with adolescents Inviting them to personally respond to this Good News Loving them regardless of their response Nurturing kids so they might grow in their love for Christ and the knowledge of God’s Word and become people who can share their faith with others. Helping young people develop the skills, assets, and attitudes to reach their full God-given potential. Encouraging kids to live connected to the Body of Christ by being an active member of a local congregation.

Category Faith Based
Keywords ministry, leadership, young life, high school, junior high, middle school, volunteer, opportunities, bible, jesus, relationships, mission, god, fun, relational, adolescents, fellowship, small group, bible study, outreach
President Name/ Director Name

Nick Dorsey

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Advisor Name

Nick Dorsey

Advisor Title

Young Life Staff

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