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Concordia Seminary, St. Louis President Dr. Dale A. Meyer sits down with Rev. Mark Kiessling, director of Youth Ministry for The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), for Word and Work: In Intersection. The two men discuss ways the church can better reach millennials and young people, and explore the findings of an LCMS survey of young adults. In the second half of the show, the men are joined by several St. Louis-area teens who share their perspectives on the struggles by the church to engage young people in the life of the church. Learn more about the study here. 'Relationships, not programs': Youth Ministry shares research on young adults
youth, summer programs, decrease in baptism, decrease in confirmations, lutheran youth corps, lyc, parental involvement, generation z
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Meyer, Dale and Kiessling, Mark, "Word and Work Session 04" (2018). Word and Work: An Intersection. 6.