2024 NYTS

NYTS registration is now closed. Waitlisted registrants should not book flights until they have been notified of acceptance. Confirmed participants who have not yet booked their itineraries should select arrival flights that reasonably allow for punctual attendance of the Opening Ceremony (7/21 at 8pm PT). Thank you! 

Prospective international attendees from countries other than the U.S. and Canada must seek approval from their local church council and general assembly (GA) before registering. Please read additional guidelines below.

Theme: Glorifying the True God

General Reminders: 

  • NYTS registration will close on June 1st, 2024 at 11:59 pm (PT) or when maximum capacity (100 participants) is reached, whichever comes first.
  • The Opening Ceremony will begin at 8 pm (PT) on Sunday, July 21st, 2024.
  • All NYTS classes will be held in English only. Interpretation into other languages will not be provided.
  • Please read our Rules and Regulations and transportation guidelines prior to registering.
  • Please review the schedule before the event.


We will be studying the books of Nehemiah, Job, and Ezekiel, the Gospel of John, the Book of 2 Corinthians, and the doctrines of Holy Communion and Salvation.

Registrants are asked to read the mentioned books in preparation for class.

  • For sanitary purposes, each participant must bring their own personal toiletries (toothpaste, toothbrush, floss, etc.). Irvine church will provide shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and hair dryers for shared use.
  • Registrants experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 prior to the event should refrain from participating in the NYTS.

Transportation and Lodging:

  • According to Irvine church policy, participants may stay at church for up to 3 days before and after the NYTS. The earliest arrival date will be July 18th, 2024 and the latest departure date will be August 7th, 2024. 
  • SNA will be the main airport designated for arrival and departure. Domestic participants are asked to fly to and from SNA. Irvine church will provide transportation to and from SNA, LGB, or ONT within 3 days of the NYTS start and end dates. Participants should make every effort to arrange itineraries accordingly. Hawaiian participants may consider flying into LGB.
  • Please avoid arriving/departing during Sabbath (Fri. & Sat.) service times.
  • SNA is the recommended airport for travel to and from the NYTS. International participants arriving at LAX may refer to the “Transportation from LAX to TJC Irvine Guide” to plan their transportation individually.
  • The church will not organize meals or transportation for leisure activities outside of the official event dates.

International Participants From Outside the U.S. or Canada:

  • Prospective international participants from countries apart from the U.S. or Canada must obtain approval from their local church council and GA by using this form. International GAs will be requested to contact the USGA and applicants must receive approval before registration online.
  • International participants returning for their 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year at the NYTS should email the NYTS coordinators to ascertain if they are required to complete the form.

If you have any questions, feel free to email the NYTS coordinators at nytsadmin@tjc.org.

Finally, please keep this event in your daily prayers.

May the Lord bless us with a fruitful spiritual feast!