Youth Ministry

Youth Ministry


Hope & Light - Salem, a Diocesan Youth Event happening January 7-8, 2023 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Salem.

Meet with other youth from around the Episcopal Church in Western Oregon. The event is free; donations of $25 or more will assist with program costs.

Basic schedule:

Saturday, January 7th

    • 10:00 am: Arrive at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Salem
    • Morning – Community aid and service
    • Afternoon – Fun!
    • Evening – Cooking with the chef
    • Later Evening – Longest Night reflections on Hope and Light

Sunday, January 8th

    • Breakfast at St. Paul’s, Salem
    • 10:00 am - Invitation to Sunday morning church with Preacher Chris Craun at St. Paul’s
    • 11:30 am – 12:00 pm - Depart

Please complete the Diocesan Youth Event Covenant and Submission Form and submit it to Tamara Knowles at 


Diocesan Youth Ministry Activities:

  • Hope & Light - a Diocesan Youth Event
    • SALEM - January 7-8, 2023
  • Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) - the triennial gathering of youth from all around The Episcopal Church (learn more...)

Support for Congregational Youth Ministry:

Have questions about youth ministry in the Diocese of Oregon? Contact: