Youth Leadership


christian youth conferences

Christian Youth Camps and Conferences on the sunny Kāpiti Coast


Our Youth Leadership Camps are all about us investing in you.

These weekends include:
  • Powerful encounters with Jesus
  • Live worship
  • Leadership development
  • Exciting activities
  • Great food and much more!
Held at various times throughout the year, these events are a great chance to get away for a weekend, where the focus is your personal growth. 


Watch this space for updates on our next event!! 

*Please note Covid Vaccine Passes are no longer required to attend this event*

El Rancho is greatly committed to supporting the local church by equipping youth. Just as much as kids love to come to camp, our youth are also greatly impacted by the leadership training and events we facilitate for them. They go back to their homes and communities refreshed, excited, and passionate about making an impact.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to train, equip, empower and build up leaders, with the result being:
  • Youth stepping out of their comfort zones
  • Youth growing and operating in their giftings
  • Youth finding their God-given plan and purpose and calling
  • Youth striving for excellence in all aspects of their lives
  • Youth empowered to lead others to Christ and following in his footsteps

Core Values

  • Love
  • Unity
  • Honour
  • Integrity
  • Spirit Led
  • Living Faith
  • Commitment
  • Christ Centered
  • Servant Hearted
  • Accountability            


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Click on the links below to find out more about our leadership opportunities serving at our school holiday Kids Camps:

Leaders In Training - LITs (13-14 years)

2IC Leaders (15 years)

Cabin Leaders (16+ years)



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+ 64 4 902 6287

icon address 58 Weggery Drive, 
Waikanae Beach, 
Kapiti Coast
New Zealand