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About Philly NYI

Our Organization

The Philadelphia District NYI serves students in grades 7th-12th, and those who are young adults, ages 18-30. Our district ranges from the little league fields of Williamsport, Pennsylvania to other Pennsylvania cities like Reading, Allentown, Lancaster to South Jersey as far south as Cape May, New Jersey. Wherever you reside in this region, we are here to serve the young people of our communities as we look to help grow the Kingdom of God. Join us in this mission!

Our Values

  1. We value Young People . . . significant in the kingdom of God.

  2. We value the Bible . . . God’s unchanging truth for our lives.

  3. We value Prayer . . . vital interactive communication with our heavenly father.

  4. We value the Church . . . a global holiness community of faith, diverse in culture but one in Christ.

  5. We value Worship . . . life-changing encounters with an intimate God.

  6. We value Discipleship . . . a lifestyle of becoming like Christ.

  7. We value Community . . . building relationships that help bind us together and to God.

  8. We value Ministry. . .extending God’s grace to our world.

  9. We value Witness . . . sharing God’s love in word and deed.

  10. We value Holiness. . . a work of grace whereby God, through the working of His Holy Spirit, enables us to live a life representing Christ in who we are and in everything we do.

Our Vision

The Church of the Nazarene believes that young people are an integral part of the Church. Nazarene Youth International exists to lead young people into a lifelongrelationship with Jesus Christ and to facilitate their growth as disciples for Christian service.

Our Mission

The mission all persons participating in Nazarene youth ministry who choose to embrace our stated vision and values is to call our generation to a dynamic life in Christ.