You can help teenagers in your congregation through better understanding of their developmental growing pains and the unique pressures of today’s rapidly changing culture. The Youth Cartel’s Mark Oestereicher explores teen challenges and how you can help them grow.
Date and time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Eastern time) Wednesday, January 22, 2020 in Newburgh and Thursday, January 23, 2020 in New Albany
Cost: $30 per person – or $25 per person when congregational teams of three or more register together
Best for: anyone working directly with middle and high school youth and those in contact with youth in their congregations
Intended Outcomes: You will be better equipped to understand the challenges of teens today in order to more effectively teach and help them grow.
Outline of the day:
- Understanding Teenage Brains – an important foundation for work with teenagers
- A Ministry of Belonging – teens struggle with identity, purpose and belonging
- Ministry with LGBTQ Teenagers – basic practices and guidelines to help you walk with LGBTQ teenagers