Christian Science youth entering the 10th–12th grades, and who are ready to dive into Christian Science, are eligible to register for Compass.

Registration for Compass 2023-2024 has closed.
However, if you were in the process of registering or just found out about the program,
please contact [email protected].

Commitments to Compass

  • Ability to attend two Retreats:
    • FALL: Friday 10/6/23 – Monday 10/9/23 in Boston, MA
    • SPRING: Friday 4/12/24 – Monday 4/15/24 in Texas (tentative location)
  • Participating in monthly web hangouts using Zoom
  • Dedicating approximately 2–4 hours a month to Compass activities
  • Attending Christian Science Sunday School at least 50% of the time
  • Being supportive and encouraging to the other teens in the program
  • Paying $1,400 registration fee, plus the cost of travel to retreats (generous financial aid is available)


How to Register

  • Confirm eligibility – you must be entering either the 10th, 11th or 12th grades of the registration year
  • Complete online registration by the deadline
  • Questions you will be asked during the registration process (we recommend typing your responses ahead of time, then copying/pasting them into the registration form):
    • Why are you interested in being a part of Compass? (1-3 paragraphs)
    • Who do you admire in life? Why? What qualities stand out to you that they express?
    • What qualities would you bring to the program?
    • This program will provide opportunities for growth in Christian Science. Are there any questions or ideas you would like to explore during the program?


Program Cost

$1,400: includes two retreats and full program experience – everything but travel expenses. $150 deposit due upon registering. Generous financial aid is available towards the registration fee and travel costs.

My spiritual toolkit has been expanded a lot since Compass started. It’s cool to be close with a group of other Christian Science teens where we can relate to each other, and it makes me feel stronger as a Christian Scientist in return.
– Compass Teen Participant

Questions? Email or call 888.416.7348 x137