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Empower Teen Leadership Experience

Strengthen your Christian worldview during
a jam-packed 48-hour event.

NOVEMBER 7–9, 2024

Learn how to defend your faith with exciting speakers who have a passion to help you serve Christ and impact your world.


Grow deeper in Christ, together with your friends, mentors and other students from across the region.


Enjoy a variety of fun activities. Eat in the cafeteria and get to know college life as you stay in the residence halls.


About Empower

Strengthen your Christian worldview during a jam-packed 48-hour teen experience for high school leaders like you! You’ll be equipped to share and defend your faith with grace and truth as you connect with other students on the campus of Clarks Summit University. 


7–9, 2024


Clarks Summit, PA

Connecting Faith and Leadership

Join us at Empower 2024, Clarks Summit University’s event to empower high school leaders!

Empower Teen Leadership Experience


How old do I have to be to attend Empower?

EMPOWER is designed for high school students, grades 9–12.

What forms do I need to complete?

You will need to complete: Empower Medical Information & Release.

Can I attend as an individual or in a group?

Individuals are invited to come as well as high school groups, homeschool co-ops and youth groups. Come to make new friends, or bring a friend along with you!

Can I make attendee substitutions?

Please contact us at or 570.585.9307 with all substitutions. Please note, due to limited space in the residence halls, guys may only be substituted with other guys, and girls only with other girls. Girls may not be substituted with guys or vice versa.

What do I need to bring?

  • Sneakers
  • Pants
  • Shirts/Blouses
  • Socks
  • Underwear
  • Coat/Jacket
  • PJs
  • Hat
  • (Clothing should modest. It must not be short, tight or revealing nor have slogans or images that are inconsistent with CSU values. Clothing should be appropriate for each individual’s sex.)


  • Wash Cloth
  • Towel
  • Shampoo and Conditioner
  • Body Wash
  • Toothbrush and Toothpaste
  • Comb/Brush
  • Tissues

  • Sleeping Bag, OR
  • Sheets and Blankets (mattresses measure 39” x 80”)
  • Pillows


  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pens/Pencils
  • Water Bottle
  • Cell Phone and Charger
  • Spending Money for the Underground Café and Byrdies’ Grill

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