LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals — Encouraging Church Work Careers

Rev. Dr. Jim Baneck talks about who and how to encourage young people who may be a good fit for church work.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals — LCMS Youth Gathering – A Day at the Gathering

Mark and Julianna discuss details for each day of the 2022 LCMS National Gathering to help you prepare.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals — What does engaging Youth to Service and Leadership Look Like?

DCE Pete Hiller joins Mark and Julianna to discuss service and leadership opportunities for young people and families in his church. 

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals — Mentoring Young Leaders

Mark and Julianna discuss mentoring and supporting young leaders.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Equipping Youth to Witness

Jessica Bordeleau joins Mark and Julianna to talk about how to encourage youth to witness in their every day lives.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Encouraging Youth to Discover their Vocations

Mark and Julianna are joined by DCE Cassie Moore to discuss how helping youth to understand and grow into those vocations is one of key things healthy youth ministry can do. 

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Youth Ministry Context: Small Youth Ministry

DCE Leah Abel joins Mark and Julianna in talking about the strengths and how God can work through small youth ministries.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – LCMS Youth Gathering – First Time Leaders

DCE Annie Anderson joins Mark and Julianna to share some of her insights for first time (and experienced) adult leaders! 

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Youth Ministry Context: Diversity

Mark and Julianna talk with Ashley Paavola about how youth ministry can thrive when a church brings together a diverse group of young people. 

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.