Young Life Leadership Initiative

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Meeting Time(s) and Location(s):If you are a PSU student and interested in becoming a Young Life leader at Penn State, please contact Brad Schmitt at

Distance from Campus:> 10 minute walk

Mission Statement:
    To enable college students to serve as Christian role models in the lives of local high school students through community service and outreach; to train and guide college students in the areas of successful Youth Ministry.

Vision Statement:
    Introducing adolescents to Jesus Christ and helping them to grow in their faith.

Statement of Faith:

Our Values

  • Living according to and communicating the whole Gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Carrying out our mission under the authority of Scripture and relying on the Holy spirit to empower our ministry.
  • Encouraging the welfare and spiritual health of those who do this ministry, that they may minister out of a consistent and growing relationship with Christ and His followers.
  • Researching and developing innovative approaches to reaching uncommitted, disinterested kids around the world.
  • Working with followers of Christ from a variety of traditions and local churches around the world.
  • Welcoming all those whom God calls to our mission--men and women of all races, staff and volunteers--who are linked to a common purpose of introducing adolesents to Jesus Christ.
  • Observing the highest standards of stewardship of all the resources placed in our trust.

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