Youth Gatherings

Resources for your group before/after District and national youth gatherings:

We encourage groups to gather locally and begin work locally on the LCYouth Gathering with the resources already published.

LCMS Youth Gathering 2022

July 9-13, 2022, Houston, Texas

Nebraska District Event at the Gathering

Your group is invited to join other groups from the Nebraska District and Rocky Mountain District for a special District event during the LCMS Youth Gathering on Sunday, July 10, 2022, 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. at The Rustic Downtown 1836 Polk Street, Houston.

$45 per person (Before Feb. 15)

Registration includes a buffet dinner (a variety of the flavors of Texas) and music from the main stage. The Rustic Downtown is next door to the George R. Brown Convention Center and less than a mile walk to the mass event at Minute Maid Park!

This open house event starts at 5:00 p.m. offering a convenient meal for your group. Food will be served buffet-style throughout the event. This is an opportunity for you and your group to meet with other people from the Nebraska District and also make new friends from the Rocky Mountain District.

To register your group for the District event, please complete the registration form below and return it, postmarked on or before April 15, 2022. No walk-ins will be allowed. All participants must be pre-registered.

Registration form for Nebraska District Event

Order form for Nebraska District shirts

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Middle School Youth Gathering 2022

November 12-13, 2022, Holiday Inn, Kearney


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District Youth Gathering – Omaha 2023

November 17-19, 2023, Embassy Suites, LaVista

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Youth Ministry Resources

Consider using the group function in CPH Faith Courses locally.  There are leaders guides, participant guides, and video driven content.

Download Youth Ministry has lots of resources and activities for your group.

For more resources, consider joining the mailing list for our Sharing His Heart newsletter.  An issue is sent around the first day of each month from September  through May each year.  Content is connected to youth, children’s and family ministry.  To join the mailing list, add your email by clicking on this link.

We look forward to the yearly Middle School Youth Gatherings, the LCMS Youth Gathering in Houston in 2022, and the District High School Gathering in November of 2023!

Contact the Education & Youth Office

1-888-643-2961, 1010
Email Bob Ziegler:
Email Candi Menze:

Bob Ziegler, Education and Youth Ministries

Consults with congregations and commissioned ministers regarding the call proces and ministry opportunities. He is also available to resource congregations in the area of youth ministry.

Candi Menze, Assistant for Education and Youth

Helps with call documents and forms for teachers and DCEs. She is a vital part of coordinating Middle and High School Youth Gatherings, and the District Convention.