Murfreesboro Presbytery Youth Mission Trip 2017

This summer Murfreesboro Presbytery will be joining with TEAMeffort in Copperhill, TN for an awesome rural service experience! This is open to Young People (current grades 6-12) and those that work with them of Murfreesboro Presbytery and friends (as space allows).

A deposit of $75 (made payable to “MPYF”) is due to BJ Mathis (P.O. Box 176, Winchester, TN 37398) by March 15th to reserve your spot! Please sign up and find more details at SUMMER ’17 MISSION TRIP

Hope to see you THIS summer!


BJ & Murfreesboro Presbytery Planning Council


Service @ The Springs!

Murfreesboro Presbytery Youth Presents

2017 Spring Service Event (formerly Winter Without / 30 Hr Famine) February 24-25!!!

We will be doing various service projects to benefit the camp grounds on Sat, February 25. Come the night before to enjoy some fellowship and prepare for what should be an awesome time together as we serve our beloved Crystal Springs Camp!

Please register ONLINE by Wednesday, February 22nd!

Cost is $45 – money due at CHECK IN on that Friday, Feb 24th at camp! Make checks payable to “MPYF” or bring EXACT cash!!

Crystal Springs Camp

Coming SOON!


Summer 2016 has come and gone! What a GREAT one it was, but never fear there are MORE opportunities coming up VERY soon to be together again!


Columbia/Murfreesboro Presbytery’s Fall Retreat 2016 @ Crystal Springs Nov. 4-6

Fall Retreat 2016 @ NaCoMe Nov. 18-20


Faith in 3D @ Walt Disney World Jan. 13-16 (2017)

graceCONVO @ Park Vista (G-burg, TN) Jan. 13-16 (2017)

Columbia/Murfreesboro Presbytery’s Service Event @ Crystal Springs Feb. 24-25 (2017)

Summer 2017 Camp and Conference Dates have been posted as well! Check those out. If you need more info, please let me know!

BJ Mathis

Director of Youth Ministry Winchester CPC
Murfreesboro Presbytery Youth Director
TN Synod Senior High Camp Co-Director

TN Synod YM: Fall 2015 Preview!

Fall Preview

It’s about to be THAT time of year again! Football in full swing, cool crisp air starting to settle in more and more, leaves subtly starting to change their hues and, OF COURSE, opportunities to BE TOGETHER AGAIN! This is important because summer seems to be FOREVER ago! So don’t miss out!!!

Fall Retreats dates around TN Synod are as follows:
November 6-8 – Columbia & Murfreesboro Presbytery @ Crystal Springs Camp
November 20-22 – Nashville Presbytery @ NaCoMe Conference Center

There is also an incredible opportunity provided by our denomination! Many of you may have heard of the Youth Evangelism Conference (aka Y.E.C.). It is an awesome event open to grades 7 – college freshmen. It’s a conference, retreat and mission experience all rolled into one! Full details are linked on this website. Just check out YEC ’15 above. SPECIAL NOTE: This event ONLY happens to roll around every THREE years! 

Lastly, there is the annual trek up to Gatlinburg for Grace Presbytery’s GraceCONVO! Full details about this yearly event are linked on this site as well!

Please be mindful of registration deadlines! They can sneak up on you, if you let them! So here they are conveniently listed for you!
Fall Retreat @ Crystal Springs – November 1st ($15 penalty if not registered by Nov 1) ***Register by October 25 for shirt size guarantee!***
YEC 2015 in Louisville, KY – October 31st (early bird deadline – cost goes up after this date by $50)
GraceCONVO 2016 in Gatlinburg, TN – November 27th (Final).

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions!

TN Synod Youth

Crystal Springs or BUST!!!!


Helloooooo Summer! It’s that church camp time of year again!!! Hopefully YOU (or younger versions of you) are making plans to be a part! Please make yourself at home and check out the details posted on this site for details, dates, getting registered and well on your way to the Springs of Crystal! Don’t miss out.