Monthly Archives: February 2012

Journey to the Cross

Here we are in the first days of Lent.  During this season, we stand in the shadow of the cross and come face to face with the messiness of our lives. It is our challenge to keep our eyes on … Continue reading

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ELCA Youth Mini…

ELCA Youth Ministry Extravaganza February 8 – 13, 2012 New Orleans The Extravaganza is an unprecedented opportunity to learn and network with others working in the trenches of child, youth and family ministry. A record 14 people from the Metropolitan … Continue reading

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Party in the ELCA

Last week was the ELCA Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza in New Orleans.  It is an annual gathering, “that draws together anywhere from 500-750 adults who work with youth in congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America for the premier … Continue reading

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HS Retreat

Each year, we have a one night overnight with the HS youth.  No matter what else is going on in our lives at church (National Gathering, trip to Mexico, etc) we make this time together a priority.  We usually plan … Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Now – Dr Rollie Martinson

Dr Rollie Martinson is speaking at Yale on Tuesday, February 14. This is the second of 4 lectures being presented at Yale for free. I attended the previous presentation by Dr Andy Root, and it was excellent. You can view … Continue reading

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