Youth Gatherings

Middle School Youth Gathering
November 4-5, 2023 at
1C, Columbus

Visit the MSYG page for more information.

For more information about our future Middle School Youth Gatherings for 6-8th grade students, visit our MSYG FACEBOOK PAGE. Our next MSYG will be held in fall 2024!

District Youth Gathering – Kearney 2023
November 17-19, 2023

Join us on Facebook to keep up with news and announcements.

More information will be available on the District Youth Gatheirng page HERE throughout the year.





LCMS Youth Gathering
New Orleans, Louisiana • July 19-23, 2025

More details can be found on the Gathering website.

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 District High School Gathering in November of 2023, and the LCMS National Youth Gathering in 2025!

Contact the Education & Youth Office

1-402-643-2961, 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.