Youth Impact

IMPACT is an annual event sponsored by the Youth and Family Ministry Department of Appalachian Bible College for the purpose of reaching and challenging junior high and senior high students as well as promoting Appalachian Bible College as a place of training for ministry.


Date: April 18-19, 2014
Registration Deadline: April 15th
Cost: Sponsors - $10
Local Students - $20 for local non-lodging students
Students -
$25 if registered by February 1st
     $35 after February 1st
     Student Registrations include $10 non-refundable deposit
A Medical Release Form will need to be filled out for each teen.

Tentative Schedule

Friday, April 18th
6:00pm - 7:30pm Check-In
8:00pm Session
10:30pm Activity
11:30pm Cabin Devos
Saturday, April 19th
7:30am Personal Devos
8:00am Breakfast
9:00am Session
10:30am Activity
11:30am Lunch
12:30pm Session

Guest Speaker: Rand Hummel,
Evangelist and Youth Speaker

Rand Hummel has given his life to be a friend of teens. His unique, humorous approach to the Word of God has been an encouragement to teens all over the eastern United States. He loves God, the Word of God and teenagers. His goal is to help teens and parents to hate sin and love God more.
Other than this, he’s just an overall nice guy.

Special Preview Offer

For a limited time and at no extra cost, IMPACT guests may come early to ABC campus and preview the college. This is an add bonus of: one nights lodging, three meals, two college classes, a financial aid seminar, and an afternoon of excitement with Alpine Adventure’s High Ropes Course, Climbing Tower, or Giant Swing. Just indicate on your on-line registration that you are intending to attend the preview.

Adventure Activities require an Activity Release Form that must be signed by the parents.

Preview Schedule

Thursday, April 17th
Evening Arrival at Alpine Lodge
Friday, April 18th
7:00am - 8:00am Breakfast
8:00am - 9:50am Two Classes
10:00am - 10:50am Financial Aid Seminar
11:00am - 12:00pm Chapel
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:30pm - 5:00pm Alpine Adventures (High Ropes Course; Climbing Tower; Giant Swing)
5:45pm - 6:30pm Dinner
8:00pm IMPACT Begins

See the beauty of God's creation in southern West Virginia

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