Author Archives: CYFM

Don’t Miss These Events:

There are a lot of things coming up that we’d like to see you for: Youth Worker Networking Event May 24th at 1:00 pm, Click here for more details Landscape of Youth Ministry Training Event June 6th at 6:00 pm, … Continue reading

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CYFM at Synod Assembly

Today Charlie Germain helped present about this committee and what we do — including a video about Young Adults in the church (Watch the video by clicking here). Charlie also helped announce our 2011 Heart of Ministry Award Recipient — … Continue reading

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Koinonia Festival of Workshops

A quick reminder that this weekend is the Koinonia Festival of Workshops. It is co-sponsored by the Children Youth and Families Committee of the Metro NY Synod. The event is free and provides workshops that help equip people in their … Continue reading

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Rethinking Youth Ministry

Check out Charlie Germain’s (the head of the Children, Youth and Family Ministry Committee) reaction to the Extravaganza Event on the Synod’s Headlines Page.

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A Few More from Extravaganza

Here’s a few more pictures from the group at YMNet’s Extravaganza. You can see more pictures of the the group of youth workers from across the country (and even a couple from further away) by clicking here.

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Metro NY Synod at the Extravaganza

This week 6 of us from the synod traveled to Kansas City, MO for the ELCA’s Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza. We hope to bring you more details on what we learned and experienced in the next few weeks.

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Perceptions

“Perceptions: Young Adults and the Church” is a video which serves as a discussion starter for groups interested in exploring what young adults, from outside and inside the church, may be thinking about church, Christianity and Christ. It was produced … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to the NEW Children, Youth and Family Ministries Blog. Through this blog, we want to share the good things happening in our churches. We want to help leaders find ideas and resources and be refreshed. We want to build … Continue reading

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