New Jersey Conference YPD
New Life... New Vision... New Jersey
The Young People and Children's Division (Y.P.D.) is a youth organization, established in October 1915, under the auspices to the Women's Missionary Society of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. You will find African Methodists Episcopal Churches abroad in Caribbean, South America, England and Africa. Y.P.D. units may be found in most local churches throughout the Connection. The Y.P.D. membership is estimated at over 800,000.
YPD Pledge: I pledge my willing and untiring service to all efforts of the Young People's and Children's Division to aid the needy and suffering people, regardless of race, color or creed. I further pledge to take the Bible as my guide, to aid my church, and to attend meetings regularly. In all these tasks I seek the Savior's guidance.
YPD Colors: Forest Green is symbolic of growth and Christian Vitality; white represents purity, light and faith.
YPD Motto: "Grow, Glow and Go for Christ"
Mother Sunbeams (2-6 years); Allen Stars (7-12 years); Youth Auxiliary (13-17 years); Young Adults (18-26 years)
Who are We?
As a unified body with Christ-like qualities, we build a bond that demonstrates pride through
Education, Communication and Mission Work.
The New Jersey Conference YPD is divided into eight areas:
Asbury Atlantic City Camden Elizabeth
Gouldtown Morristown Newark Trenton