Youth Group Gathering Coming Soon!

There will be a gathering potluck of middle and high school youth, advisors and parents to kick off the new year, talk about programming and get to know each other. Watch for more information here and in the newsletter about exact date and time. This even is currently being planned for mid-September.

Questions about youth programming? Contact Carrie Krause,


Texas Ships Ahoy! Youth Leadership Experience

Friday, October 13, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, October 15, 2017 (All day)

Sponsor: Southern Region

Ships Ahoy! Module 1: Leadership


Youth are invited to cruise on this amazing journey into Unitarian Universalism which will prepare them for membership and leadership in congregations and the Association on at large.

Ships Ahoy! There are ships on the horizon: Leadership, Scholarship, Discipleship, and Partnership! Join us for the adventure of a lifetime!

Ships Ahoy! consists of FOUR MODULES: 

Module One:
Leadership (Leading in Unitarian Universalism)
October 13-15, 2017 at UbarU Camp and Conference Center

Module Two:
Scholarship (Learning about our Shared Faith)
FOUR 1-hour online sessions:
Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 8:00pm – 9:00pm Central
Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 8:00pm – 9:00pm Central
Tuesday, January 16th, 2018  8:00pm – 9:00pm Central
Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 8:00pm – 9:00pm Central

Module Three:
Discipleship (Following the Path of Unitarian Universalism through spiritual practices, including worship)
March 9-11, 2018 at UbarU Camp and Conference Center

Module Four:
Partnership (Congregational leaders consult with Regional Staff by teleconference regarding youth integration at the home congregation as well as provide mentorship for the participants
throughout the course.)

The cost for Modules One and Three is $200 EACH.
The Cost for Module Two is $50.
Module Four is complimentary and required.
The whole package can be purchased for a discount of $400.

Financial Sponsorship by Congregation is highly encouraged. 

Questions? Contact Natalie at