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Calendar:
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Date:
03/16/2019
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Author:
Alissa Fencsik

Description

Dr. Lisa Kimball will join us on March 16 for the Youth Ministry Symposium, focusing on the research and report of The Confirmation Project https://theconfirmationproject.com/

This year, CDSP’s annual Youth Ministry Symposium will examine confirmation and formation practices that support youth, intergenerational groups, and the mission and spiritual growth of congregations. The event, which is open to all, is designed for youth ministers and volunteers, clergy, camp leaders, and directors of education and formation.

Keynote speakers Dr. Lisa Kimball, an Episcopalian, and Dr. Jacob Sorenson, a Lutheran, serve on the leadership team of The Confirmation Project, a multi-denominational study of confirmation practices in congregations and camps funded by the Lilly Endowment. In their presentation, they will report on the findings of the study with a special focus on Lutheran and Episcopalian confirmation preparation and its potential for energizing congregational life.

The Youth Ministry Symposium is co-sponsored by Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, the Episcopal Dioceses of Northern California, California, El Camino Real, and San Joaquin, and Province VIII of the Episcopal Church.

Province VIII may support travel for Episcopalians coming from anywhere within Province VIII; please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

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Location information

Church Divinity School of the Pacific

Country:
United States
County:
California
City:
94709 Berkeley
Street:
Ridge Rd 2451