Young people make up a very significant portion of the Church today. Given that they are a vital aspect of the Body of Christ that must be present in the life of a healthy parish, we are thankful that the mercy of our Lord extends to those who love and fear Him from generation to generation. We believe that lifting up future generations of Orthodox Christians is the responsibility everyone.
Our focus is to help our young people experience their faith in a way that will help form them as Orthodox Christians. It's our hope that we can help guide them as they grow with one another in a community of faith as they embrace the Orthodox way of life.
The mission of GOYA (Greek Orthodox Youth of America) is to strengthen the relationship of young Orthodox Christians with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. The program works to educate and edify young members of the Church, en- couraging them to become active participants in the life of the Body of Christ through
GOYA is designed for young people between grades 6-12