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Youth Workers’ Gathering 2011 – Oklahoma City

We are in a new decade and a new time, and youTheology is very aware of this. From Friday, March 25th to Saturday, March 26th, we will look at the theme, “Youth Ministry in a New Decade” with adults who work with youth. Dr Reggie Blunt of Garrett-Evangelical Seminary, Bishop Robert E Hayes of the Oklahoma Annual UMC Conference along with Diana Northcutt of the Oklahoma Annual Conference, John Gilstrap of Church of the Servant along with others will be helping us to learn more abut youth ministry as the times change. Specifically, we’ll look at Native American Youth, Youth Ministry in the Small Membership church: Working with 10 or less youth, Getting Kids and Parents to Re-prioritize so that Faith Development is not always at the bottom of the list, Urban and Large Church Youth Ministry.

Plan now to attend. The Gathering will be held at Church of the Servant in Oklahoma City. Click here for more information.
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Perspectives From the Field: My Journey as a Parent in Youth Ministry

I remember the first few times I went to help out at the youth group meetings at our church. My daughter was not too happy with the idea at first. But, soon she enjoyed having me there. It is great being an involved parent. You get to see the progression of the youth, including your… Continue Reading