Saturday, May 30th at 10am
Churches are both shrinking and aging as more young people disengage. Based on groundbreaking research with over 250 of the nation's leading congregations, Growing Young provides a strategy any church can use to involve and retain young people. it profiles innovative churches engaging 15-to-29 year olds that a growing- spiritually, emotionally, missionally, and numerically. Packed with ideas, Growing Young shows ministry leaders how to position their churches to reach younger generations in a way that breathes life into the whole church. This workshop will explore the Six Essential Strategies and talk about how your congregation can use these as part of your ministry.
Presenters: Deacon Ingelaurie Lisher, Synod Youth Committee Chair, serving at St
Mark's Lutheran Church by the Narrows, Tacoma and Terri Hekroth, Director of Youth
Ministries at Creator Lutheran, Bonney Lake. Follow-up will be a book group to continue