Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) is specifically designed for those who are searching for deeper meaning, purpose, and hope in life and who want a true relationship with God and a community of believers. Its primary goal is to enable youth to encounter Christ.
Northcoast Spirit TEC
Never made a TEC retreat before?
If you’d like to attend, or you know someone else who would, fill out or pass along an application.
Already made a TEC retreat, but want to come back to help? Great, we’d love to have you!
Check out the requirements and reminders, and fill out an application.
There are many ways to get involved with the TEC community and to stay in touch!
NCS TEC has its own newsletter (The Pelican), is on social media, and of course there are ongoing events… read about everything here!
The Catholic Church, the Diocese of Cleveland and TEC hold the protection of minors as one of their highest priorities.
The VIRTUS program educates all volunteers in the recognition and prevention of sexual abuse. Completion of VIRTUS training is now a required part of all diocesan ministries involving youth.
With so many new faces in the community and such a large number of applications being submitted to work on teams for each TEC, we thought it would be a good idea to present the following explanation of the discernment process so that you can appreciate and understand what takes place in discerning teams for each TEC weekend.