About the Guidebook

The LCMS Youth Gathering Guidebook serves as the printed guide for leaders and participants during their time at the Gathering. All attendees will receive a copy at Registration upon arrival and check-in. Dive into the Guidebook for the following:

    • Welcome Messages from the Youth Gathering Office, the Mayor of Houston, and LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison
    • Daily Schedules
    • Convention Center and Stadium Maps
    • Transportation Information
    • Bible Study Discussion Questions
    • Thematic Floor Highlights
    • Community Group Questions
    • Closing Worship Service
    • And Much More!

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About the Pre-Event Guide

Adult Leaders are encouraged to read the Pre-Event Guide before coming to the Gathering. Information provided in this resource is intended to help Adult Leaders with their final preparations before traveling to the Gathering. Information includes:

    • Food Truck Options
    • Gathering Offering
    • Special Needs
    • Transportation
    • Health, Safety, and Security
    • …and more!

Please note, page numbers referenced in the Pre-Event Guide, reflect pages found in the Gathering Guidebook that will be provided at on-site registration.

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