LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Youth Ministry Context – Urban

DCE Heidi Lewis joins Mark and Julianna to share some of the joys and concerns of doing ministry in an urban context.

The Coffee Hour – Church Worker Recruitment Initiative

Andy and Sarah talk with Rev. Dr. James Baneck, Executive Director of the LCMS Office of Pastoral Education.

The Coffee Hour – How Directors of Christian Education Serve the Church Today

Andy and Sarah talk with NADCE Board Members Thad Warren, Shelli Haynes, and Emily Phoenix.

The Coffee Hour – History of the Director of Christian Education (DCE) Role

Andy and Sarah talk with Dr. Bill Karpenko — Director of Christian Education, Emeritus.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – 7 Practices of Healthy Youth Ministry – Supportive Adults

Mark and Julianna discuss the reason why supportive adults make such a big impact on engaging and retaining young people.

The Coffee Hour – DCEs Helping Make Disciples for Life

Andy and Sarah talk with Andrew Nelson, DCE in St. Louis Area, Missouri, and Shelli Haynes, DCE in Southern California.

The Coffee Hour – Celebrating the 60-Year Legacy of DCE Ministry

Andy and Sarah talk with Dr. Debbie Arfsten, DCE Program Director at Concordia University Chicago.

The Coffee Hour – Vocatio: Future in Ministry

Today, Andy and Sarah talk with Rev. Scott Holder, Admissions and Recruitment with Concordia Seminary St. Louis.

The Coffee Hour – Careers for Christ: Immeasurably More

Today, Andy and Sarah talk with Tais Perez- Brekke, senior Concordia University Chicago DCE student and seasoned Careers for Christ volunteer.

The Coffee Hour – Coordinating Volunteers in Eastern & Southern Africa

Today, Andy and Sarah talk with Krista Young, DCE, who serves the Lord as the LCMS area volunteer coordinator for Eastern and Southern Africa.