What is YXL?

YXL stands for Youth eXcelling in Leadership. It is the youth leadership program of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). YXL Horn Creek is a weeklong summer conference near Westcliffe, Colorado. We are dedicated to preparing youth to be leaders for Christ – in the church, in their homes, in the workplace and around the world.

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The 2016 Conference

Details for YXL Horn Creek 2016 are coming in early October.

In the meantime, check out the audio from YXL Horn Creek 2015!

What our students say

“This past summer was mind blowing. It was so incredible, and a great place to end my YXL experience. The theme was what made it such a perfect way to end: I’m going to continue my race, even though I’m not going to YXL, and will run, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of my faith, for strength and courage as I embark on the next phase of my race.”

– Lizzie