Youth at Gwynedd Square

Youth at Gwynedd Square
Come check out our new youth room!

Come and be a part of our Youth Fellowship Programs at GSPC


King's Kids: K-5th Grade
AMP Tween Group: 6-8th Grade
SLUGs 9-12th Grade


King's Kids 
King's Kids is an open opportunity for children of all denominations from Kindergarten through 5th grade to come together for a time of fun and fellowship as they begin their journey with Christ. Join King's Kids on the 3rd Friday of each month and participate in fun bible based activities, fellowship outings, and mission projects. Meetings are lead by our Children's Ministry Director and a child safe volunteer, September through May. For the latest activities schedule, email:


AMP: Absolute Mindful Praise Tween Group

Join our new Tween Youth Group, AMP-Absolute Mindful Praise. All 6-8th graders are welcome to AMP up their faith,  friendships, and life together in a Christian based setting. AMP will meet in late afternoons on the 3rd Sunday of each month, September through May. Join us for fun activities, fellowship, and service while getting closer to God. Our 2018 theme is 
"Be who God meant for you to be, and you will set the world on fire!"
For the latest activities and more information, contact

SLUGs: Students Living Under God

The SLUG's Youth Group welcomes youth 9-12th grade. Meetings are held in the evenings on the 3rd Sunday of each month from September through Memorial Day. Join the SLUG's for group for mission, friendship, fellowship, and outings. Our 2018 theme is "Be who God meant for you to be, and you will set the world on fire!"email:
Meet our Youth and Family Leader and Director of Communications, Jessie Bradica.

Jessie is a mother of three school aged children and a Penn State University graduate, with business marketing, 5th and 6th grade religion class teaching, and early childhood education experience.

She is committed to supporting the spiritual and fellowship growth of new and current families at GSPC by leading our weekly Children's Church, our monthly MOPS and MomsNextKing's Kids and our new Tween AMP programs; as well as our fun annual outreach events like GSPC's Trunk or Treat, Egg Hunt and VBS.

If you would like more information on our Children's Ministry or our Mother's of Preschoolers (MOPS) and MomsNext Support groups, please email:

Meet our Youth and Family Co- Leader, Fred Blankenburg
Father of two, dog lover, and avid fisherman, Fred has over 30 years of experience helping children and families. 

Fred is currently a Supervisor at The Montgomery County Office of Children and Youth in the Family Engagement Unit. During his 25 years at the County, Fred has worked in various capacities including; working with unruly teenagers, foster care placements, and the facilitation of hundreds of family meetings.  Fred also has years of experience as a live-in Childcare Worker at a group home/emergency shelter and has facilitated support groups for adopted children and their parents, grandparents caring for their grandchildren, and created a teen group for foster children. 

While completing his Master’s Degree for Counseling at Villanova, Fred had an internship in ‘Adventure Based Counseling’ at an alternative school which included esteem building through high ropes challenge courses atop the trees at a local camp. 

Fred is also a published songwriter and musician, and recently performed at the ‘World Meeting of Families’ week-long youth congress at the Philadelphia Convention Center in preparation for the Pope’s visit to America.

·       Montgomery County Commitment to Excellence Award 2003
·       Caseworker of the Year 2004 (Pennsylvania State Foster Parent Association)
·       President; Board of Directors of ‘Caring Hands Open Hearts’ (Grandparent Support Group) 2005-2008
·       Recovery and Resiliency Award 2013 (Presented by the Montgomery County Mental Health Community)
·       Founding member of ‘Fathers Matter’ Coalition & Initiative since 2014
·       Proud Parent since 2009

Gwynedd Square Presbyterian Church (PCUSA)  837 Sumneytown Pike, Lansdale, PA 19446
Phone: 215-699-9159  Fax: 215-699-8042