Junior-Youth Empowerment Program
Ages 12-14

Some Answers to Questions – short videos | Prayers for Youth | Baha’i Hip Hop & Rap Artist  Yellow Springs Junior-Youth Facebook Page from 2016

Junior Youth Group 2016 – Yellow Springs, Ohio

“Man’s merit lieth in service and virtue and not in the pageantry of wealth and riches.” ~ Baha’u’llah

To Serve Humanity – Youth from around the world talking about the benefits of the Junior Youth Program

Through service projects and the discussion of spiritual and ethical issues, this group focuses on developing a positive peer environment and empowering young people to contribute to their communities.

Participants strive to:

  • Develop a strong sense of purpose
  • Take charge of their personal transformation
  • Contribute to the process of group consultation
  • Decide how to contribute to the betterment of society
  • Reflect upon their actions within an ethical frame of reference
Youth performance of Progressive Revelation at the Bicentenary of the Birth of Baha’u’llah in Yellow Springs, Ohio

The materials used are concerned with:

  • Developing language skills and the power of expression
  • Some address mathematical concepts
  • Addressing social issues
  • Prepare young people to approach the investigation of physical, social and spiritual reality in a scientific manner

Book Titles: (More details)

  • Breezes of Confirmation
  • Wellspring of Joy
  • Habits of an Orderly Mind
  • Glimmerings of Hope
  • Walking the Straight Path
  • On Health & Well-Being
  • Spirit of Faith
  • Learning About Excellence
  • Thinking About Numbers
  • Observation and Insight
  • The Human Temple
  • Drawing on the Power of the Word

*Note: Though the moral concepts in the materials above are drawn from the Bahá’í teachings, they are not religious in nature, nor do they treat subjects that are specifically Bahá’í.

artistic expression * discussion * community service * storytelling * study of sacred texts * consultation

“The fruits of the human tree are exquisite, highly desired and dearly cherished. Among them are upright character, virtuous deeds and a goodly utterance.” ~ Bahau’llah

If interested call (913) 767-7079