Reverend RoShawne Harrod serves as leader of the Mount Carmel Youth ministry. Mount Carmel hosts Junior Church in the Marsh Fellowship Hall every Sunday and Youth are featured as part of the Divine Worship service every fourth and fifth Sunday. There is a myriad of on-going activities from service events to special trips to lock-ins.
The Youth sponsor several performing arts activities and are integrated into all Mount Carmel ministries from their newly formed performing arts ministry “Carmelites In Action” or “CIA” to the Usher Board.
In 2016, the Mount Carmel Board of Trustees worked with Reverend RoShawne Harrod and Reverend Dr. Joseph Evans to dedicate a special activities room for Mount Carmel’s Youth.
As part of Mount Carmel’s 140th Anniversary Celebration, Mount Carmel youth were treated to a trip to Dave & Busters, a local arcade and eatery.
The Carmelites in Action bravely take on Six Flags American during Fright Fest.
Carmelites in Action prepare to join Rock Christian Center in feeding the homeless based in DC’s Franklin Park.
During Youth Day 2012,Micki Freeny (left), coordinator of youth services at D.C. Public Library, gives youngsters tips on using library resources. sponsored by the Christian Education Committee
Deacon Walton Breckenridge leads the first session of Mount Carmel’s new Fishing Ministry for youngsters.
Prospective college students, current collegians and several parents joined Pastor Evans and Howard University’s director of admissions for a workshop in our Marsh Fellowship Hall.
Visiting thespian costars Thusilo Dingwall (left) and Jermal Sewell play son and mother in a play about bullying and peer pressure.