IFCA Youth Convention

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The National Youth Convention offers Bible teaching, ministry training, Bible quizzing, college scholarships, fellowship of believers, introductions to colleges and other ministry opportunities, sport activities, and more. 

Convention is for students who have completed at least grade 7 through students who have completed grade 12 in the year of the convention, and who are at least 12 and no older than 18 on January 1st of the year of the convention. Students that graduate from high school early and still meet the age limits may attend.


The 2019 IFCA Youth Convention is June 23 – 29 at Taylor University located at 236 W Reade Ave, Upland, IN 46989

Speaker and Theme

We are pleased to announce Tim Carmical is our speaker for the 2019 convention.  The theme will be announced soon.


Morning and evening sessions initiate with a time of worship.

Ministry Training Areas (MTAs)

Be better equipped to minister in the church right now by participating in a wide variety of ministry areas.  For Juniors and Seniors in High School, there are also scholarship opportunities.


“Your word have I hidden in my heart, that I might not sin against You.” [Ps. 119:11 NKJV]

This year, memorization and quizzing is in Hebrews.  Also note there are scholarship opportunities with quizzing.

Breakout Sessions

There are a variety of mandatory and optional breakout sessions to encourage and equip you to live out your faith.


Volleyball, basketball, soccer, and the annual 5k!  Not sure if you can do 5K?  There is also a 1 mile and 2 mile option.

Colleges & Ministry Opportunities

We have a number of colleges and mission groups at convention.

Choir and Orchestra

Every year there is a choir and orchestra who worship in music during the student led worship night.

Recreational Activities

Taylor University also provides other recreational activities