Do you have a love of Jesus and a heart for young people?
Interested in creating pathways for increased empathy and leadership roles for younger people in our your church?
Join in a book study of “Growing Young: 6 Essential Strategies to Help Young People Discover and Love Your Church” by Kara Powell, Jake Mulder and Brad Griffin.
The conversation will take place monthly on Zoom to discuss and digest this powerful tool which leads congregations to engage younger generations in a way that breaths vitality, life and energy into your whole church. This study is for staff, volunteers, committee members, etc. It will be a monthly study so these strategies can soak in and make a difference in your congregation.
Our first Zoom book discussion will be Thursday, October 22 @ Noon.
After Oct. 22nd, we will meet the second Thursday of each month through May of 2021.
You can also join the SW MN Synod Book Club Facebook Group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/SWMNSynodBookoftheMonth to follow and share about the book.
The Growing Young book study will be led by Pastor Dee Pederson (SW MN Synod Director for Evangelical Mission), Sister Sarah Hausken (SW MN Synod Youth Ministry Coordinator), Pastor Dale Degner (Christ Lutheran, Slayton), Gwen Degner (Christ Lutheran, Slayton), Nancy Johnson (First Lutheran, Pipestone), James Lucas (Faith Lutheran, Spicer), Pastor Kathleen Ulland- Klinkner (Our Saviors Lutheran, New Ulm) and Vicar Jon Wendt (First Lutheran, Worthington).
You must RSVP to receive the book club communications. A confirmation email will be sent to access the Zoom Meeting.