young adult weekend


feb 26 thru 28

The last year has been heavy with uncertainty, fear, conviction, and lessened opportunity.
No matter what you’ve experienced, there is good news: community exists and is there to help carry your load. Young Adult Weekend will provide you with a needed break from the heaviness of this season to reconnect with your community.

Connect with young adults walking a similar journey as you. Refuel your soul with impactful speakers, participating in heartfelt worship, enjoying delicious community meals, challenging recreation, and other great activities.

This will be a weekend full of encouragement and connection with each other and the God who promises to restore your soul.

COST: $130

includes: housing | meals | activities


UCYC YAW Justin Hamilton

JUSTIN HAMILTON is a husband, father and speaker who is passionate about raising up a generation of leaders all around the world. His mission in life is to educate, encourage and equip youth and young adults to live a life of purpose. His creative communication style enables him to connect with both the Gen-Z and Millennial demographic in a unique way. Whether he’s speaking in schools, conferences, churches or corporate settings, Justin is committed to seeing lives changed and communities transformed.

For more information on Justin, connect with him on Instagram or Twitter @iamjustinhamilton

UCYC Derek Beauchamp YAW

DEREK BEAUCHAMP is a speaker, writer, and partner with several non-profits. He has experienced firsthand the power of God to work through camp ministry. He is passionate about creating space for people to rest and encounter God. Derek and his wife, Marlee, enjoy reading, running, and Lakers basketball.

For more information on Derek, connect with him on Instagram @derek.beauchamp


STEVEN APPLEGATE is the leader of the Young Adults ministry at Palm Valley Church. He was born and raised in Arizona and is passionate about Jesus, His people, and all things sports! Steven has been pursuing a theology degree in college and plans to continue down that path into full-time ministry in the future.

Steven Applegate UCYC YAW Young Adult Weekend
Jason Feeser YAW Young Adult Weekend UCYC

 JASON FEESER was born and raised outside of Philadelphia and left for Bible College at 18. He has an Associates of Arts in Biblical Studies from Calvary Chapel Bible College with an emphasis degree in Church Leadership. Jason moved to PHX and completed his Bachelors of Science in Bible Studies. He is currently working on his Masters in Theology. 

 Jason has been married to his college sweetheart Alyssa for almost 10 years and they have two incredible children! His passion is to help young people discover their God-given purpose and find a love for the Scriptures.


BRANDON BELLERSON is a worship leader and songwriter from Phoenix, Arizona. He is currently serving as one of the worship leaders at Compass Christian Church in Chandler, AZ and lives in Phoenix with his wife Amelia. Brandon is passionate about Jesus, people, music, and coffee.


GAGE NERGER grew up in Phoenix, AZ where he graduated from Deer Valley High School. He has been passionate about entertaining since he won a male pageant his senior year. Gage loves all Arizona sports teams and is a veteran fantasy football coach. He has been a part of UCYC’s ministry since 2016.


Q: How late can I register?
A: You can register up until the day of.

Q: Do I have to pay all of the money when I register?
A: No. A $45 deposit holds your place and you can finish your payment upon arrival.

Q: When do I pay my remaining balance?
A: You can pay your remaining balance upon arrival

Q: Are there benefits to registering a group?
A: Email Gage for group information.

Q: Do leaders come for free?
A: Leaders pay the standard $130 cost. If you are the group lead please email Gage.

Q: Is there an age limit on the retreat?
A: There is not. However, the retreat is designed for those that fit into the young adult age bracket of 18-30.

Q: Can I register alone?
A: Yes, we will put you in a group up at camp.

Q: Is transportation to UCYC being offered?
A: No, but many groups are organizing carpools.

Q: What time do I have to be there on Friday night?
A: Between 7PM & 8PM is preferable, but we understand work & camp; school can slow things down.

Q: Can married couples come?
A: Yes. However, lodging will be done based on gender.


6:30PM-8:30PM Arrival & Registration
9:30PM Session 1 
11PM-1AM Small Groups & Free Time 
8:30AM Breakfast 
9:45AM Session 2 
10:45AM Small Groups 
12:45PM Lunch 
1:30PM  Free Time & Recreation
6:00PM Dinner
7:15PM Session 3 
9:00PM Small Groups
10:00PM Karaoke & Free Time
8:30AM Breakfast
9:45AM Session 4
11:00AM Bye 

For Questions or Group Rates

Contact gagen@ucyc.com