Refuel: Encouraging & Equipping for God's Call

Refuel Youth Ministry Event

Join Messiah University on Saturday, April 22 for an exciting day of worship and practical conversations designed to encourage and equip you, your leaders and high-school students, in topics such as mental health, family relationships, discipleship, worship leadership, and more.

Tentative Agenda

  9:20 AM    Check-in and Morning Refreshments 

10:00 AM    Morning Worship and Keynote

11:00 AM    Breakout Sessions

  • Worship Leadership
  • Messiah's Spiritual Formation Model
  • Discipleship Panel
  • Family and Vulnerable Conversations
  • Mental Health

12:00 PM    Mingle Session and Lunch

  1:15 PM    Breakout Sessions (same as morning options)

  2:15 PM    Closing Worship Session

  3:00 PM    Mingle Session and Tour

Frequently Asked Questions

No! Messiah University is pleased to offer this event at no-cost for all attendees.

Yes! All attendees will be enjoying lunch in Messiah's main eatery, Lottie Nelson Dining Hall, located on the upper level of the Eisenhower Campus Center.

Food Allergy Notice
Foods labeled as "Gluten-Free" have been prepared with gluten-free ingredients.  Please be advised that this restaurant is not a gluten-free facility.  Products may contain trace amounts of gluten.

Our program begins promptly at 9:55 AM. We recommend that you arrive on campus between 9:15 - 9:50 AM to check-in at Hostetter Chapel,

Yes! The day is designed with various sessions for leaders and students (grades 9-12) to attend together or separately. To ensure we can accommodate your group, be sure to register at

Yes! Optional walking tours of campus will be offered at the conclusion of the day from 3:15-4:15 PM. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

Yes! Though the primary goals of the day are to equip and encourage one another in our ministry, we will provide space for conversations if you or your student(s) are interested in furthering their education at Messiah University. 


Please contact Josh Gerber (, Coordinator of Ministry Outreach, with any questions.