Category: Youth

Gathering News – October 2017

Registration Gathering registration is open! We have over 10,000 participants registered with more than 750 congregations represented. Make sure you register your group soon to be eligible for our Gathering Giveaways. In October, we will be drawing from our registered congregations for a chance to win a meet-and-greet with a Mass Gathering band, a meet-and-greet …

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2018 Gathering Registration Opens

Be ready when you log in with the information needed to enter your participants, but know that you will be able to go back in to update data as needed. In fact, one question I’ve been asked is: Can I still add additional participants before the November “early-bird” deadline, if families change their mind and decide to …

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Youth Gathering News – September 2017

Houston As the sun starts to shine again in the Houston area, people, businesses and churches start the initial wonderings and workings of thinking what’s next. Many of you have asked questions and shown concern about Houston and the Gathering. Here’s what we know now: The 2018 Gathering is on! Registration opens Sept. 15. The …

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Youth Gathering News – June 2017

Volunteer Volunteer applications are open! Love the Gathering but aren’t in 8th-12th grade or a group’s adult leader? Join us at the Gathering as one of our many volunteers. Be a part of the faith formation and transformation of lives for thousands of our young people. Learn more about our four volunteer opportunities and submit …

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Youth Gathering News

Idea submission Do you know a great band, an inspiring speaker, fun games, service learning experiences, or just have some great ideas that you think that Gathering should consider? Well, we want to hear from you! Let us know your thoughts by submitting your idea through our website. These ideas will be sent off to …

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Important Dates for the 2018 Youth Gathering

Houston, We Have a Gathering and We Have Some Important Dates GATHERING: 6-27-18 through 7-1-18 June 2017 training at Synod Assembly 6-17-17 August 2017 pre-registration information will be on-line September 15, 2017 early bird registration opens cost $ 350 early bird cost $ 150 non-refundable deposit November 16, 2017 regular registration $ 390 (still $150 …

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Houston Youth Gathering News

June 27 – July I, 2018, we will be gathering in Houston for the ELCA Youth Gathering. Every three years, 30,000 high school youth and their adult leaders gather for a week of faith formation known as the ELCA Youth Gathering. Through days spent in interactive learning, worship, Bible study, service and fellowship, young people grow in faith …

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LYO Gathering at LOMC

LYO (Lutheran Youth Organization) gathering at LOMC on Sunday, December 13 from 12-3pm for Jr. High and High School Students and first year College students. Please bring a snack and a small gift for exchange (white elephant). We will have games and gift exchange. Bring your friends! Find out more…  

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Rise Up ELCA! In Detroit!

The ELCA Youth Gathering is officially underway in Detroit. There are many ways that you can follow the events on social media and your computer. See the event schedule, the live video streaming schedule, and watch videos. If you want to follow on Twitter, the hashtag is #riseupelca. The photos and comments on Twitter are directly visible …

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