The Duke Youth Academy is a year-long program for young people to live in Christ and to think deeply about being Christian. It combines a week-long residency on the Duke University campus with a year of continuing mentorship, practice, and online community.
Residency: June 24-30, 2018
Year of Mentorship: June 2018 – June 2019
50% of students who attend youth theology programs like DYA go on to work in ministry or say they are likely to do so
Kyle Childress is the pastor of Austin Heights Baptist Church in Nacogdoches, Texas. Being a small church our youth groups […]
Dr. Jeff Kaster is the director of the Youth in Theology and Ministry (YTM) Summer Institute at Saint John’s University […]
A DYA and Faith & Leadership Curriculum Like DYA, ‘Living like they believe’ is an experience of living theology. It’s […]
“DYA gave me some of my greatest friends, my toughest faith questions, and assurance I'm not alone in the world trying to figure things out.”