DCE Amanda Jahnke joins Mark and Julianna to discuss supporting parents as they help prepare their teens for the Gathering.
Amanda Jahnk, DCE, and Karen Merritt join Mark and Julianna to discuss ways adult leaders can prepare to care for young people in difficult experiences.
Mark and Julianna talk you through some key things to do with guest DCE Annie Anderson.
Mark, Julianna, and Meredith talk about traveling to the Gathering and highlights of the Houston area with Meredith Whitefield.
As we kick of the Gathering Starter Pack we will be looking into the theme: In All Things with Rev. Dr. Peter Nafzger and DCE Shelly Schwalm.
LCMS Youth Ministry staff, Rev. Dr. Peter Nafzger, and Sarah Salzberg discuss the process for selecting the theme and set the thematic and theological foundation found in Colossians.
Andy and Sarah talk with Rev. Mark Kiessling, Director of Youth Ministry for the LCMS, and Rev. Derek Broten, Program Director, for the LCMS Youth Gathering.
The LCMS Youth Ministry staff is taking this chance to reflect back on how God worked through the event and what impacts are still felt today.
Mark, Julianna and Rev. Derek Broten discuss how large events like servant events, district events or the LCMS Youth Gathering can have a long-term positive effect on your youth ministry.
With guests Rev. Ross Johnson from LCMS Disaster Response and Al Dowbnia from LCMS Communications; Bishop Mindaugas Sabutis, Vilte Keturkaite, Dovydas Jonas Sulskis, and Tomas Kalvanas of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Lithuania; and Dwight Schettler from Ambassadors of Reconciliation.