The Coffee Hour — Set Apart To Serve: Cultivating A Culture That Raises Up Church Workers

Andy and Sarah talk with Rev. Karl Bollhagen, pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church in Hampton Iowa.

The Coffee Hour — Set Apart To Serve: Talking to Parents About Church Work Vocations

Andy talks with Rev. Andrew Wehling, Pastor of Grace Lutheran Church in Liberal, Kansas.

The Coffee Hour — Set Apart To Serve: Encouraging Young People for Church Work

Sarah talks with Rev. James Woelmer, Pastor of Faith Lutheran Church in Plano, Texas.

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.