• Creating an integrated Christian Youth Ministry in URCSA Cape, with the goal of equipping, developing and mentoring the children and youth of URCSA Cape (ages 5 to 35 years) in a holistic way – spiritually, socially and personally.


  • Inspiring our children and Youth to be true followers of Jesus Christ
  • Creating a culture of unconditional love and acceptance, nurturing an environment where more involvement is encouraged
  • Creating a Youth Ministry where all its ministries are integrated
  • Guiding the Youth of URCSA Cape to one common goal and mission
  • Training and equipping members of Youth ministries in URCSA Cape to become vibrant leaders
  • Enhancing intergenerational worship and communication
  • Developing a Syllabus for Children and Youth Ministry in URCSA Cape, in collaboration with the Faculty of Theology (Stellenbosch University)
  • Addressing relevant, topical issues in society and church – sexuality, violence against the vulnerable, internal unity, etc.

Focus Areas

  • Sunday schools and Kinderbond
  • Catechism processes
  • Christian Youth Ministry (CYM)
  • Brigade
  • URCSA Student Society (URCSASSOC) – welcoming all tertiary student in URCSA Cape


  • Lack of an Integrated Youth Ministry
  • Lack of a Full time Youth Minister in Synodical Service
  • Financial constraints and challenges in URCSA Cape Youth Ministries
  • Fatherless families and absent parents
  • Lack of intentional intergenerational worship


Sr L Roelfse
+27 82 080 7803
[email protected]