LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Special Episode: When You Can’t Meet Face to Face

Mark, Julianna, and special co-host Meredith Whitefield discuss ideas, encouragement, and thoughts about how we can be light in a dark, troubling world.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – 7 Practices of Healthy Youth Ministry: Resilient Identity in Christ

Mark and Julianna discuss the pieces of developing a resiliency and humble confidence in young people as they face everything that life throws at them.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Youth Gathering Resource: Rev. Michael Salemink and Life Issues

Mark and Julianna talk with Rev. Michael Salemink about how young people can be drawn into important discussions around the sanctity of life.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – 7 Practices of Healthy Youth Ministry: Warmth, Challenge and Grace

Mark and Julianna discuss how Warmth, Challenge and Grace best describe what young people told us helped keep them attached to the church community.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Youth Gathering Resource: Rev. Dr. Trevor Sutton and Lutheran Identity

Mark and Julianna interview Rev. Dr. Trevor Sutton about how young people navigate the tensions of Lutheranism in the world.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Youth Gathering Resource – Rev. Casey Kegley and the Psalms

Mark and Julianna interview Pastor Casey Kegley who wrote a Bible study on the Psalms titled, “The King in the Psalms.”

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – 7 Practices of Healthy Youth Ministry: Engaged Parents

Engaged parents are a critical part of healthy youth ministry. Mark and Julianna discuss the role of parents in youth ministry and how congregations can support parents in their vocation.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – Welcome to End Goals

LCMS Youth Ministry staff Rev. Mark Kiessling and DCE Julianna Shults introduce End Goals and how they hope it will help you develop seven practices of healthy youth ministry in your congregation.

LCMS Youth Ministry End Goals – End Goals Trailer

Join Rev. Mark Kiessling and DCE Julianna Shults as they introduce the End Goals podcast.