SNE Youth Revival
SNE Youth Revival
10th Annual Youth Revival
United Church on the Green
270 Temple Street in New Haven, CT
Sunday, May 3 at 3:00 PM
WHAT IS A REVIVAL? This is a dynamic worship service that will your renew your spirit. Come and lift your praises, celebrate vitality, and embrace diversity! WHERE WILL IT TAKE PLACE? The Youth Revival will be at the United Church on the Green in at 270 Temple Street in New Haven,CT. There is plenty of free, off-street parking just a few blocks away at the 60 Wall Street lot. WHO IS INVITED? All youth in grades 5 and up and their pastors, parents, or adult leaders. Bring a few or bring your whole group; fill up your car or rent a bus and meet us in New Haven. WHAT ABOUT THE MUSIC? There will be lots of upbeat music provided by the revival praise band. WHAT IS SPECIAL ABOUT THIS REVIVAL? This is our 10th Annual Revival so be prepared for an amazing celebration that features music, dance, inspiring testimony and more! This year our preacher will be the Yesenia Menendez-Sanchez of the Hispanic Community Church of Boston, MA. Yesenia is a Social Worker and also serves on the Board of Directors for the United Church of Christ. WHAT IS RJM? RJM stands for Racial Justice Ministry. The Revival is a RJM event because it is intentionally multi-cultural and multi-racial. We believe God calls us to create a beloved community that affirms the dignity of all individuals. DO I HAVE TO REGISTER? This event is free, however we request that you register yourself or your group here to let us know how many are coming. (Click the REGISTER button on this page). WILL THERE BE AN OFFERING? Yes, we will take a collection to support Federated Youth Ministry at United as well as a designated outreach program in the New Haven Community. WHAT ABOUT FELLOWSHIP? Of course, there will be time to hang out afterwards! You’ll see friends from Silver Lake, Synod, and TAWFG. There will be refreshments as well as displays about some of the great programs in our Southern New England Conference. HOW CAN I GET INVOLVED? All who want to offer testimony, sing, or dance should contact Debby Kirk at 860.761.7103.
Meet our Revival Preacher
Yesenia Menéndez-Sánchez is a Clinical Supervisor for Youth Villages and a Parent Educator for Families First. Yesenia holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work and has worked professionally for an agency which serves children with Autism, a business consultant, and as the Interim Director of a Big Brothers Big Sister in Puerto Rico. She is a member of Iglesia Hispana de la Comunidad UCC in Boston, Massachusetts. Yesenia is her local church Moderator and sings in the choir. Currently she serves as a member of the UCC National Board of Directors and Global Ministries Board. In the past she served 5 years as a member of the historic Massachusetts Conference Board of Directors.