The Pleasant Hill Baptist Church of Leesville’s youth department is an active part of the church and community. The youth department includes all youth ministries: youth choir, youth ushers, cherub choir, drill team, praise dance ministry, mime ministry, youth cheerleaders and youth sports teams. The youth department meets each month on the saturday before the third Sunday. The youth department participates in the Louisiana Baptist Youth Encampment Program. This program involves the youth with young people from all over the state in regional and state ministry competitions. The youth department also is active in district, state and national denominational activities.