Youth & Family

Our goal is to strengthen churches of our Convention by assisting them in ministering effectively to youth, young adults and families. Click below to view the resources and events we offer.

Youth Events

  • Springforth: held every May in Moncton, NB this is one of Canada’s largest conferences for youth and youth leaders.
  • Tidal Impact: Canada’s largest summer youth mission tour held every two years.
  • Link: annual retreat for the teenage children of pastors and Christian workers.
  • Oasis Kids/Youth: annual event for children/youth of those attending Oasis (Convention Assembly)
  • Potential Impact: annual weekend event designed to help Grade 12 students consider the call of God on their lives
  • BWA Youth Congress: every 5 years 6-8,000 youth from around the world gather

Young Adults

Family Ministries

Training for Leaders

Related Information:

Purpose & History

Working Group

  • Andrew Morse, Hillsborough Baptist
  • Andrew Glidden, Camp Wildwood
  • Chet MacPhail, Crandall University
  • Adrian Gardner, Associate Director, Youth & Family, Grand Bay Baptist
  • Renée Embree, Director, Youth & Family
  • Jacqueline Derrah


Here are some ways we may be able to help you:

  • Consulting for Youth Ministry Growth
  • Youth Leader Training
  • Preaching
  • Speaking to Parents and Teens
  • Speaking to Youth
  • Special Events

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