As parents, we know all too well just what it means when life gets REAL. Real life is broken. Real life is messy. Real life is marked by failings and struggles.
The extent to which participants can use their phones and other devices during the Gathering is at the discretion of their
We're excited to experience the Minneapolis and St. Paul area in 2019. Gathering planners have composed a list of youth-friendly activities
Learn more about the 2019 LCMS Youth Gathering program. Gathering 101 materials include media and communication projects, the tentative Gathering schedule,
The sample planning timeline is a tool to help Adult Leaders frame their task lists and connection opportunities with the congregation
Fundraising ideas shared by fellow adult leaders across the country. Read more...
Choosing adults to serve as leaders with your church’s group participating in the LCMS Youth Gathering is both a blessing and
You’re not alone! Sometimes a leader can get nervous as the responsibilities of leading a youth group to the Gathering begin
Tools to help empower you to initiate relationships with students and demonstrate your interest in them. Read More
One of the unique opportunities of the 2019 Gathering is our theme text(s). Psalm 46 is our initial lens and entry