Renew I Educate I Connect 

Network Mission Statement:  

The ELCA Youth Ministry Network exists to strengthen and empower adult children, youth and family ministry leaders in service to Christ 

Our Vision:

We see a future where children, youth and family ministry in the ELCA flourishes and becomes ever stronger through: 

  • Renewal
  • Education
  • Connection

Our Core Values:

Striving to be faithful witnesses of the Christian Gospel, the Network values:

  • Faith formation for children, youth and adults as the key to growth in relationship with Jesus Christ.

  • Adult children, youth and family ministry leaders; equally valuing lay, rostered, volunteer and paid.

  • Healthy, supported and networked ministries.

  • A spirit of hospitality and inclusivity.

  • Professional relationships among adult children, youth and family ministry leaders.

  • Our partnership with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

  • Practices that are informed by Biblical and theological wisdom. 

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