WE CALL YOUTH TO CHRIST AND INTO A LIFE OF KINGDOM WORK THROUGH HIS CHURCH.

Life-changing events customized for preteens to high schoolers.

We take the guesswork and heavy lifting out of the planning process.

Our events are Gospel based so you can trust what your students hear from the stage.

50k

students reached each year

1,000+

youth ministers trust us annually

3,000

first time decisions for Jesus

Life changing events for students and youth ministers

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Preteen

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2 Days

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Winter/Spring

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Preteen

SuperStart is a high-energy, intentionally crafted weekend event for preteens to hear the gospel, learn Biblical truths, and be called to a life of Kingdom Work.

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Junior High

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4 Days

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Summer

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Junior High

MIX is a 4-day summer event built for middle school brains, hearts, and bodies. Moments at MIX change lives and could be the most important four days of your youth ministry calendar.

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High School

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5 Days

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Summer

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High School

MOVE is a 5-day summer event for high school students that helps them know Jesus better, deepens their relationships, and sends them home ready to do Kingdom Work.

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High School +

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Week +

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Year-Round

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High School +

Engage trains groups and individuals for a life of Kingdom Work by experiencing what God is doing in cultures different than their own.

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Youth Ministers

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5 Days

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Fall

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Youth Ministers

Wilderness is a 5-day retreat in the Rocky Mountains for youth ministers to discuss the things that matter most in life and ministry: following God’s call and finding the strength to follow His lead.

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Youth Ministers

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3 Days

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Winter

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Youth Ministers

Youth Ministry Summit is a 3-day retreat on the beach designed to help youth ministers fall back in love with what they do and how they do it.

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102 Events

62 Locations

50+ years of experience

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FL | January 19 - 20 | Orlando, FLIL1 | January 26 - 27 | Bloomington, ILGA | January 26 - 27 | Athens, GATX1 | February 2 - 3 | Dallas, TXVA | February 2 - 3 | Richmond, VATX2 | February 9 - 10 | Houston, TXMO | February 9 - 10 | St. Louis, MOTN | February 16 - 17 | Nashville, TNPA | February 23 - 24 | Pittsburgh, PAIN | March 1 - 2 | Indianapolis, INNE | March 1 - 2 | Omaha, NEOK | March 8 - 9 | Tulsa, OKKY | March 8 - 9 | Louisville, KYIL2 | March 15 - 16 | Chicago, ILOH1 | March 15 - 16 | Cincinnati, OHMI | April 12 - 13 | Detroit, MIOH2 | April 12 - 13 | Columbus, OHNM | June 2 - 5 | Glorieta, NMMO1 | June 2 - 6 | Joplin, MOKY1 | June 3 - 6 | Underwood, INKY2 | June 7 - 10 | Underwood, INOH1 | June 9 - 13 | Bowling Green, OHTX1 | June 10 - 13 | Waxahachie, TXFL | June 10 - 13 | Lakeland, FLTN1 | June 10 - 14 | Knoxville, TNMO1 | June 13 - 16 | Roach, MOOH1 | June 17 - 20 | Cedarville, OHTN | June 17 - 20 | Cleveland, TNTX2 | June 17 - 20 | Denton, TXTN2 | June 17 - 21 | Knoxville, TNMI1 | June 17 - 21 | Holland, MIMO2 | June 18 - 21 | Roach, MONM | June 22 - 25 | Glorieta, NMOH3 | June 23 - 27 | Bowling Green, OHCA2 | June 23 - 27 | La Mirada, CAIN1 | June 24 - 27 | Upland, INMI2 | June 24 - 28 | Holland, MITX | June 24 - 28 | San Marcos, TXTN3 | June 24 - 28 | Cleveland, TNTN4 | July 1 - 5 | Cleveland, TNMI3 | July 1 - 5 | Holland, MIOR1 | July 6 - 9 | Antelope, ORPA1 | July 8 - 11 | Huntingdon, PAIN2 | July 8 - 11 | Marion, INCA1 | July 8 - 11 | La Mirada, CANE | July 8 - 12 | Lincoln, NETN5 | July 8 - 12 | Cleveland, TNAZ2 | July 8 - 12 | Flagstaff, AZIL | July 8 - 12 | Wheaton, ILOR2 | July 10 - 13 | Antelope, ORMO2 | July 15 - 19 | Warrensburg, MOOH5 | ClosedCA4 | July 15 - 19 | La Mirada, CATN6 | July 15 - 19 | Cleveland, TNAR | July 15 - 19 | Siloam Springs, ARCA5 | ClosedTN7 | July 21 - 25 | Cleveland, TNAR | July 22 - 25 | Siloam Springs, ARMD | July 22 - 26 | Salisbury, MDOR1 | July 22 - 26 | Corvallis, ORMI | July 28 - 31 | Holland, MIOR2 | July 28 - August 1 | Newberg, OR

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Convos Creator

Convos Creator

Transform your small groups

Convos Creator is an app platform that allows churches to make custom small group material that is designed specifically for their student ministry. If you would like to see your small groups have more meaningful conversations, then join Convos Creator.

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Digital Resources

Digital Resources

From affected to effective

You’re not killing time until big church gets out: you are helping your students become effective Kingdom Workers one week at a time. That’s why you deserve resources like teaching videos, short films, discussion starters, and games that get your group talking. You get an hour a week with your students. We want to help make it count.

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Beyond the Event

Beyond the Event

A youth ministry podcast

Beyond the Event brings together influential voices from the CIY community to walk alongside you in your journey to maintain momentum between the mountaintop experiences of youth ministry.

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Films

Films

Inspiration through visual storytelling

CIY has made a collection of films that portray and inspire Kingdom Work. These intimate and moving stories tell the real-life accounts of difference-makers around the world and propel audience members to initiate change in their communities and beyond.

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Facebook Community

Facebook Community

Join the discussion

The CIY Facebook Community is a place for youth ministers to ask questions, bounce ideas off one another, and encourage each other. We'll also share resources and important updates from CIY throughout the year.

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