WELS International Youth Rally 2018

2018 WELS International Youth Rally
June 26-29, 2018
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, Ohio

 

Meet WELS teens from across the country and around the world.
Listen to speakers with a biblical perspective on timely teen topics.
Gather information on colleges, ministries, and service opportunities.
Experience lifting your voices in worship with 2,000 people.


The youth rally is targeted to youth who, as of the spring of 2018, are:

  • confirmed and completing eighth grade
  • graduating senior from high school
  • anywhere in between

Note: Adult/youth ratio must be 1 adult to 6 youth of the same gender at all times while on the BGSU campus.


Registration: Mar. 1 – May 31

  • $345 early-bird rate until April 30
  • $370 May 1-May 31

Registration Resources

  • Rally registration booklets have been sent to all WELS/ELS churches and schools and 2016 rally contact youth leaders. You can also download one below.
  • A small group workshop list is also available below.

Additional forms that you will need for registration (found below):

  • Group sign-up sheet: necessary for contact youth leader registration
  • Medical release worksheet (for youth)
  • Terms and conditions: same for youth and youth leader (you will acknowledge this document during online registration)
  • Christian conduct covenants: youth and youth leader (2 pages, helpful for rally planning meetings)

BUSING

NORTHERN WISCONSIN

The Northern Wisconsin District Commission of Youth and Family Ministry (NWDCYFM) is organizing tour bus transportation from pick up points in Rhinelander, Green Bay, Appleton, Manitowoc, and Fond du Lac. Contact transportation coordinator Kristy Pratt at prattpto@yahoo.com or 580.370.0050 to organize transportation for your congregation. Busing per person will between $100 and $160 depending on pick up point and destinations.

 

Add-on Trips Available to ALL Rally Attendees

CREATION MUSEUM AND ARK ENCOUNTER

The Northern Wisconsin District (NWDCYFM) is also organizing a two day/one-night add-on adventure to the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter. Large group reservations have been made at area hotels and a discounted rate received from the Ark Encounter/Creation Museum, making this a very affordable add-on. The Creation/Ark event will take place on the afternoon/evening of Monday, June 25 and wrap up at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, June 26 to allow travel time to Bowling Green, Ohio. The cost per person including event tickets, three meals, individual and group contests/prizes, and lodging is $135.00 for quadruple hotel occupancy and $175.00 for double occupancy. This add-on adventure is sure to be a memorable and impactful experience for all involved. Contact transportation coordinator Kristy Pratt at prattpto@yahoo.com or 580.370.0050 to organize this add-on for your congregation. This add-on is available for all congregations, even those outside of the Northern Wisconsin District.

 

CEDAR POINT AMUSEMENT PARK/CEDAR SHORES WATER PARK

The NWDCYFM is also organizing an afternoon/evening at Cedar Point/Shores after the rally ends on Friday, June 29. This add-on will cost $30.00-65.00 per person depending on which park(s) they wish to enjoy. Contact event coordinator Kristy Pratt at prattpto@yahoo.com or 580.370.0050 to organize this add-on adventure for your congregation. This add-on is available for all congregations, even those outside of the Northern Wisconsin District.

 


FileAction
Terms and Conditions Youth and Leader 2018Download 
Medical release worksheet 2018Download 
Group sign-up sheet 2018Download 
Registration BookletDownload 
Christian conduct covenants 2018Download 
Small Group WorkshopsDownload 
2018 Youth Rally PosterDownload 

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