Youth Activities

Vacation Bible Experience 2023Sunday School meets every Sunday at 9:45 AM.

The Reason, the EOCC Youth Group, meets from 5 - 7 pm on Sundays in Fellowship Hall.  Doors open at 4 for those who want to talk, play games, practice with the praise band, or just hang out!



Community Mission Week

SoulFest is a 3-day Contemporary Christian Music Festival. IT IS OPEN TO EVERYONE.   It will be held in Greenfield, Massachusetts August 15-17.   Tickets and arranging for campsites will happen this week.  The total package for tickets and camping is approximately $220.  If you'd like to go, please see Doug today, or you call the office or Doug or email them by Tuesday.  207-825-3404, 919-271-5922, eoccyouth@gmail.com.

Vacation Bible Experience, "Christmas In July," will be held July 17th - 19th.  We need more volunteers to teach, assist, or support, either for VBX or the evening concert on July 19th.  If you can help, please see Doug, email, or call as soon as possible.  919-271-5922, eoccyouth@gmail.com.  


Upcoming Events/SAVE THE DATES!

July 17th-19th: Vacation Bible Experience (VBX): For all children entering Kindergarten through 8th grade. The theme this year will be “Christmas In July” and will feature a look at how the teachings of Jesus are very different from society’s expectations! Again, this will be musically based and will end with an afternoon  concert of wonderful featured and original music!

July19th: Community Outdoor Barbecue and Concert featuring area praise bands. Don’t miss this  wonderful opportunity for music and fellowship with other churches and community members!

July 21st-27th: Camp Winniaugwaumauk: Congregational Church Camp (Sleepover) for Children entering grades 6 - 12. This is a fun, faith building experience on beautiful Walker Pond in Brooksville, Maine. See Doug or Andrea Philbrick-Cooper ASAP for more information!

August 14th - 17th: SoulFest: Members of the Reason, families, and anyone else in the Church has the opportunity to attend this 3-Day Christian Rock Festival and Greenfield, Massachusetts. See Doug for more details.

August 21st and; 22nd: Undefeated Concerts: This 3-member Christian Rock band, featuring siblings Meredith, Lis, and Christian Dunckle, will be returning to East Orrington Congregational Church for an acoustic coffee-shop style concert on Wednesday, August 21st after Vespers, and for a full rock concert on Thursday, August 22nd at 7 pm. They will be fresh off the stage at SoulFest, and we look forward to hosting them once again! All are welcome!


"Exciting news, everyone! 🌟 Are you ready for an unforgettable experience filled with faith, fun, and fellowship? Join us at our Christian Camp, CAMP WINNIE, where lifelong friendships are forged, and hearts are filled with joy. July 21-27 GRADES: 5TH -12TH. 

Immerse yourself in a week brimming with opportunities for growth, learning, and connection. From uplifting worship sessions to thrilling outdoor activities, there is something for everyone to enjoy. And let us not forget the highlight of the week - our famous Talent Show and skits, where talents shine and laughter abound!

Do not miss this incredible opportunity to deepen your faith and create lasting memories. For more information or to secure your spot, give us a call at the office at 207-825-3404. The cost is only $250.00 for the entire week, and scholarships are available for those in need. Please call this week if interested. You do not have to be a member of this church or any church to go and safely have fun. 

Come join us for a week of spiritual renewal, laughter, and adventure. We cannot wait to welcome you to our Christian Camp family!" 🏕️🙏🎉


Safe Sanctuary

If you would like to volunteer to work with our youth, please contact Doug Fogg at (919) 217-5922 or eoccyouth@gmail.com or call the
church office to set up another training in the future.

Camp Winniagwamauk

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