The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Youth event gathers speed

Online registration for the 2012 ELCA Youth Gathering, which opened in October, reached 28,214 at presstime. Registration for the July 18-22 gathering in New Orleans closes May 26.

Teenagers going into ninth through 12th grades or who have just graduated (by event time) may register as part of a congregational group.

In addition to mass gatherings in the Superdome, community life activities and community-based justice projects, participants will engage in interactive learning called "Practice Peacemaking."

Leadership events for both definitely abled and multicultural youth are July 16-18.


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