2022 National Youth Theological Seminar (NYTS)
This event has ended!
FROM Sunday, July 24, 2022 6:00 PM TO Sunday, August 7, 2022 1:30 PM

Theme: Following the True Light

General Reminders: 

  • NYTS registration will close on June 30, 2022 at 11:59 pm (PT) or when participants reach the maximum capacity (80 participants), whichever comes first. 
  • Opening Ceremony will begin July 24th at 8 pm PT.
  • All classes will be given in English.
  • NYTS classes are in English only. Other language interpretation will not be provided.
  • If you are a 4th year student, please prepare a 20 minute sermon outline and email it to Pastor Enoch Hou (houtsengmf@gmail.com) by July 9 for review. If you attended NYTS before 2013, you can graduate in your 3rd year.
  • Click here for the NYTS schedule.
  • Please read our Rules and Regulations prior to registering
This NYTS we will be studying Genesis, Psalms of Ascents, Romans, Micah, and Joshua. Please prepare yourself by reading the listed books.

COVID-19 Precautions

  • For sanitary purposes, all participants must bring their own personal toiletry such as toothpaste, toothbrush, floss… etc.  Irvine Church will provide shampoo/conditioner, body wash, and air dryer for shared use.

  • Per CDC recommended guidelines, all participants are strongly recommended to be fully vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine and booster.

  • Quality face masks are strongly recommended in all indoor settings. Masking guidelines/recommendations may be modified in accordance with ongoing evaluation of case rate and transmission risk around the time of the event.

  • If a participant has respiratory symptoms prior to the event that is consistent with COVID-19, the participant should refrain from participating in the event.

  • If a participant is diagnosed with COVID-19 during the event, the participant cannot continue to lodge onsite. The participant must return home or enter self-isolation at a local hotel room at the participant’s own expense.


  • Participants may arrive a day earlier and stay a day late after the event. Please note that participants should assume they are responsible for their own meals on non-event dates.

  • SNA (John Wayne Airport) is the designated airport for arrival and departure. Participants should make every effort to arrange their itinerary accordingly. Transit to/from another airport besides SNA to TJC Irvine will need to be personally arranged. 

  • For those who are attending NYTS from abroad, please contact the NYTS coordinators prior to booking flights so that Irvine church can best assist in arranging your own transportation from the airport. 

  • Please use this google doc to sign up and request for transportation from Irvine Church (only for flights to SNA). The deadline for transportation signups will be one week prior to the event.

  • IF you do fly into LAX, please read this google doc to find out ways to get to church from LAX. 

If you have any questions, feel free to email the NYTS coordinators at nytsadmin@tjc.org. Please keep this event in your prayers every day. May the Lord bless us with a fruitful spiritual feast.

FROM April 15, 2022
12:00 AM
TO June 30, 2022
11:59 PM
5200 Trabuco Rd, Irvine, CA 92620
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ATTENDEES (79/ 80)
Baker, Carrisca Dallas
Bradley, EJ Irvine
Chang, Alan Edmonton
Chang, Joshua Pacifica
Chang, Nicolas Phoenix
Chang, Paul Washington DC
Chang, Rachel Edmonton
Chao, Alex Ontario
Chao, Ethan Garden Grove
Chen, Angela Queens
Chen, Christopher Irvine
Chen, Edward Seattle
Chen, Katie Boston
Chiang, Nathanael Cerritos
Chin, Preston Houston
Chou, Kevin San Jose
Feng, Mark Raleigh
Gao, Vincent Houston
He, Wenting Oahu
Hiew, Max Edmonton
Ho, Jasmine Garden Grove
Hou, Jeremiah Hillsborough
Hsiao, Erin Cerritos
Hsiao, Ethan Cerritos
Hsieh, Sean Irvine
Huang, Ariana San Diego
Huang , Chloe Garden Grove
Huang, Ethan Ontario Church
Huang, Justus Irvine
Huang, Rebecah Queens
Huang, Vivian Irvine
Ji, Leo Toronto
Kealiinohomoku, Tatiana Dallas
Kelly, Sun Cerritos
Kim, Dae Yong San Diego
Ko, Frances Garden Grove
Kuo, Andrew Toronto
Lai, Justina Sacramento
Law, Arianne Phoenix
Law, Ariel Phoenix
Lee, Fiona Calgary
Lee, Susan Dallas
Li, Joshua Tampa
Li, Renee Vancouver
Liang, Brandon Vancouver
Liang, Chantelle Vancouver
Lin, Ethan Toronto
Lin, Jonathan Hillsborough
Lin, Shenney Philadelphia
Lin, Vinnie Philadelphia
Liu, Benny Vancouver
Liu, Qianwei Philadelphia
Lopez, Elijah Oahu
Lu, Bryant Ontario
Ma, Yutian Ontario
Ouyang, Ark Hillsborough
Qu, Joey Flushing
Sha, Anthony Phoenix
Sha, Yovela Phoenix
Shen, Gabriel Garden Grove
Shieh, Aaron Elizabeth
Shih, Matt Garden Grove
Tseng, Gabriel Chicago
Tseng, Kyle Ontario
Wang, Ivan Ontario
Wang, Justin Ontario
Wang, Ryan Phoenix
Wong, Andrea Calgary
Wong, Ethan Calgary
Wu, David Houston
xiang, sam Baldwin Park
Yang, Edward Toronto
Yeung, Isaac Vancouver
Yeung, Samuel Tin Vancouver
You, Nina Brooklyn
You, Patrick Brooklyn
Young, Nelson Baldwin Park
Yu, Andrew Raleigh
Zhang, Monica Queens