Category : Intergenerational Ministry

Intergenerational Youth Ministry: An oxymoron or the future?

Intergenerational Youth Ministry: An oxymoron or the future?

Consider key reasons why recent youth ministry practices focus upon separating the generations, key reasons for bringing the generations together, and how to introduce an intergenerational philosophy into your congregation. Continue reading

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To Stratify Well

To Stratify Well

All professional church-workers are Called to “equip the Saints” in congregations, which includes all ages of Gods people! Continue reading

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Graying and Greening of the Church

Graying and Greening of the Church

Generally, many youth workers do not think of connecting intergenerationally to enhance youth programming, but youth are shown to benefit from finding older role models in their congregations. This article takes a close look at the current generations of youth and older adults to show the need to connect these generations in service to and with one another. Continue reading

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Systems Breakdown-The Face of Family Ministry In Many LCMS Congregations

Systems Breakdown-The Face of Family Ministry In Many LCMS Congregations

The Body of Christ includes all baptized people, from infants to the elderly. Connecting all God’s people in family ministry programming gives individual congregations, and the individuals that make them up, a stronger presence in the world. Continue reading

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