The Youth Leadership Summit WILL BE in Houston, in November. So don't delay and REGISTER today! More information will be coming later about the schedule, and possibly serving in the city to help with the clean up from Hurricane Harvey. Please continue to pray for the people of Houston. See you in November!
Two High School youth from each synod, one adult per synod. We strive for diversity and inclusion, please select at least one candidate from your synod to help us meet our goals.
We will be partnering with the ELCA Youth Gathering and specifically the Synod Day Planning Team to pilot the materials for 2018. This will be your chance to provide feedback to planners and get a special look at what is going to happen in 2018!
Pastor Kevin Strickland, Assistant to the Presiding Bishop and ELCA Executive for Worship
Partial List of Guest Speakers:
Peggy Hahn, Executive Director, LEAD
Molly Beck-Dean, ELCA Youth Gathering Director
Rachel Alley, Assistant to the Bishop for Youth & Young Adult Ministries
• Event Registration is anticipated to be covered by the ELCA via a special grant for youth leadership development
• Synods are responsible for transportation to the event
Liability Release & Medical Authorization
In addition to the online registration (linked above) each participant also needs to turn in a signed medical authorization form and a liability release form on or before October 1, 2017. Forms can be scanned and emailed to Darcy Mittelstaedt.
Excused Absence Request Letter
We conclude on Sunday with closing worship which ends at 10:30am
Contact us via e-mail.
Youth Core Leadership Team Application
Are you currently a rising 9th or 10th grader? You are eligible to complete the application to be considered for a two-year program of leadership development and faith formation sponsored by the ELCA Churchwide expression of the church and synodical youth ministry leaders.
Want to learn more about the Team? Download this document.
Ready to apply?
Youth Core Leadership Team Applicant Reference Form Need the PDF to download? Click here.