Young People's Division
The Young People’s Division (YPD) Purpose
The YOUNG PEOPLE and CHILDREN’S DIVISION (YPD) is a youth organization, established
October 1915, under the auspices to the Womenʹs Missionary Society (WMS) of the African
Methodist Episcopal Church.
· To provide meaningful youth training programs in all areas of church life which will provide for
full participation in the total mission of the church
· To provide specific training in evangelism, Christian social relations, and education programs
designed to increase knowledge of the AME Church history and the Scriptures.
· To provide opportunities for leadership experience.
Logistical Information – SPC YPD meetings on the 2nd Sunday of every month immediately following the 11:00 am service in the Youth Café. (Duration is approx.. 1.5 hours)