Encounter is the hub of all youth ministries of the Atlanta Berean SDA Church.


The mission of the Berean Encounter Youth Ministry (BEYM )is to embrace our teens in our vibrant and caring church community and meet them where they are by providing opportunities for them to:

  • Grow in their relationship with God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit
  • Build a community with other teens (at Berean & outside of Berean )
  • Learn more about their Christian/ Adventist faith
  • Develop leadership abilities by serving others
  • Develop a passion for spreading the gospel by sharing their faith and through outreach experiences
  • Have fun in a faith-filled environment


The vision of BEYM Is to grow into a consistent weekly youth church that is youth led.

Strategic Goals:

  1. Host consistent youth services to engage teens in worship
  2. Host consistent outreach experiences for teens to express their faith
  3. Host consistent fun activities for teens to fellowship
  4. Host small groups to engage teens in spiritual development

Four components of Encounter

A. Worship

B. Outreach

C. Fun

D. Discipleship 



Encounter YouthMinistry


(404) 799-7288

2nd & 4th Sabbath each month



Calendar: 2019 

Youth Church

  • April 27th
  • May 4th
  • June 1st
  • July 1st
  • August 3rd
  • September 21st
  • November 16th
  • December 7th
Outreach Dates:
  • April 7th
  • July 1st
  • November 16th
  • December 21st
Fun/Social Activities
  • March 23rd
  • June 1st
  • August 3rd
  • November 30th
Day Retreat:
  • August 31st
Youth Summer Sessions:
  • Wednesday, June 19th – Wednesday, July 31st