Network Mission Statement:
The ELCA Youth Ministry Network exists to strengthen and empower adult children, youth and family ministry leaders.
We see a future where children, youth and family ministry in the ELCA flourishes and becomes ever stronger through:
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.
The ELCA Youth Ministry Network strengthens and empowers adult leaders of children, youth and family ministry in service to Christ.
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