Youth of the Mount

Mount Ararat’s Youth Sanctuary, led by Ashley Smith and Amirah Hunt, provides a multi-sensory worship experience for teens that combines drama, music and the preached Word.  The youth that attend are encouraged to use their gifts in dance, mime, drama, spoken word and other visual arts to communicate the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Youth Scholarship 2018

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New Scholarship Opportunity Added!


A one time award of $500 (minimum) A scholarship fund in honor of William C. Dalaney was established to provide monetary assistance to the youth of Mt. Ararat Baptist Church in continuing their post-secondary education and Christian walk as God has so ordain. Youth who meet the following criteria will receive a one -time award of $500 minimum (subject to increase based on contribution and number of applications) The applicant must:

  • Be a member of Mt. Ararat in good standing- actively involved with the ministry
  • Have been a member of Mt. Ararat for a least one full calendar year
  • Be a graduating high school senior who has proof of acceptance and enrolment at a post-secondary institution
  • Have competed the application and the essay portion for consideration of the scholarship

Youth Ministry Service Times

Elev8 Children’s Church (4 - 18 Years of Age) Every Sunday at 9:30am

Eleven47 Teen Church (5 - 18 Years of Age) Every Sunday at 11:47am

The Youth Sanctuary also houses “Elev8 Children’s Choir” for children ages 5-12. Rehearsals are Tuesday at 6:30pm in the Youth Sanctuary. 

Don’t forget to support the Youth Café by purchasing your breakfast or lunch after each service. Remember, the students receive 100% of the proceeds in scholarships!

For more information about Mount Ararat’s Youth Sanctuary and Youth of the Mount activities, programs and services, send an email to: YouthMinistries(at) or call 412-441-1800

Youth Café Job Opportunities

Click Here to fill out a job application for the Youth Café!

Below are some resources for use in completing the application process:
Employment Agreement
Code of Conduct



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