Jesus answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself. Do this and you will live.”
Luke 10:27, 28b
YPCA (Y-Serve) – a student org coordinating opportunities for serving others in the name of Jesus.
YPCA (Y-Serve) Leadership Team:
Presidents: Amanda Helfrich
Leadership Team: Jacob Lester, Anna Messer, Sammy Kauffman _____ (you?)
Campus Pastor/Advisor: Brian Martin Burkholder
Campus Ministries Program Assistant: Suzy Hostetler
Coming service opportunities:
Virginia Mennonite Relief Sale – October 4
(Can you say glazed donuts? Have you ever made thousands of them?)
Fall Service Days – October 25 & November 1 (maybe also Nov. 8)
(fall cleaning, lawn and garden care, etc. for faculty, staff and neighbors)
Fall-Break Service Trip – October 18-20
(road trip to partner with a ministry – location to be determined)
Need help from a Y-Serve team? Fill out our service request form.
Spring Break Y-Trips (March 1-8, 2015)
Spring Break Y-Trips facilitate building friendships while serving others in various locations across the East Coast and in southern locations.
Email or call (540) 432-4115.
Other service opportunities include:
- Our Community Place
- Virginia Mennonite Retirement Center
- Salvation Army
- Patchwork Pantry
- Habitat for Humanity
- MLK Day of Service and Learning
- Volunteering with area churches
Limited scholarships are available to help students participate in workshops, seminars and conferences related to Christian service.
YPCA (Y-Serve) – Young People’s Christian Association (the longest running student organization at EMU)