Focus-NLC (National Leadership Council)

DiscoveryBound’s National Leadership Council (NLC) programme has been run in the US for over 10 years now.

This year, Focus and DiscoveryBound have been working together to bring the NLC programme to the UK and EU.

Focus-NLC is a four-year programme designed for Christian Science teens. It is dedicated to fostering spiritual growth whilst providing the oppurtunity to develop leadership qualities, volunteer in the community and go on trips abroad – all within a family of supportive peers. Gain the desire, confidence and skill for inspired leadership!


  • Spiritual growth
  • Strong friendships
  • Leadership skills
  • Challenging adventures
  • Enjoying serving the community 


  • Receive support from local Christian Science Mentor
  • Attend annual All Class Retreat (Easter)
  • Take part in two-week summer experiences including Orientation summer at camp
  • Adventure expedition
  • International service trip
  • Internship within the Christian Science community
  • Write for the Christian Science Publishing Society
  • Do a Capstone Project
  • Read The Christian Science Monitor and explore praying for the world


If you have any questions or would like to express an interest in taking part in the programme, please e-mail: