Useful Links

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  • ELCA Youth Ministry
    The ELCA Youth Ministry page is your starting point for finding resources, individuals involved in youth ministry across the ELCA, as well as leadership development and faith formation programs and initiatives for youth.
  • ELCA Outdoor Ministries
    Outdoor ministries offer a wide variety of programs that provide growth experiences for people of all ages, many of whom become leaders in the church and their communities.

Youth Ministry Network

  • ELCA Youth Ministry Network
    The ELCA Youth Ministry Network exists to strengthen and empower youth ministry leaders in service to Christ by providing support, training, and networking for adults working with youth.
  • ELCA YM Network Store
    The ELCA Youth Ministry Network has become an Associate seller of! If you are looking for a resource, and are going to buy it through Amazon, you can do that online through the Network bookstore. The price of the book is the same, but the Network will get a small cut on each purchase, thus helping to fund the work of the Network.


  • Metropolitan Washington DC Synod
  • InterFaith Conference of Metro Washington
    IFC participates in and leads a variety of service programs where young people of many faiths come together to clean up the environment, help build houses with needy families and other socially constructive projects, with time for discussion as they learn about each other.
  • Lutheran Volunteer Corps
    A domestic volunteer service program for men and women who want to explore their spirituality while working for social justice and living in an intentional community.
  • LTSG Youth Ministry Certification School
    A certification school for youth ministry volunteers and professionals
  • Theological Education with Youth
    TEY seeks to amplify the faith and witness of high school youth as gifted leaders and theologians through a Summer Theological Academy and a Summer Leadership Academy.

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