The Southeastern Iowa Synod is committed to nurturing faith, equipping leaders, and celebrating the ways in which God works through children, youth and families in our synod.

ConFEST

ConFEST is a synod-wide event to enhance and support congregation confirmation ministries by exploring churchwide connections, engaging servant learning and creating community. Information and registration for 2018

 


Children's Ministry Group and Resources

Stay up to date on the Children's Working Group by checking out their blog, click here . Download the Resources Fall 2015 Resource Day packet Steps To Creating a Child Safety Policy SE Iowa Sample Child Safety Policy The Children's...

ELCA Youth Gathering

  Every three years, 30,000 high school youth and their adult leaders gather for a week of faith formation known as the ELCA Youth Gathering. Through days spent in interactive learning, worship, Bible study, service and fellowship,...

Southeastern Iowa Synod Children/Youth Leader Network

The Southeastern Iowa Synod Children/Youth Network is made up of adults who have a passion to walk with young people in Christ’s mission for the sake of the world! The purpose of the network is to make connections with people in children/youth ministries, an...

Practice Discipleship

Practice Discipleship Initiative Trains Youth Workers and ALL People Interested in Faith Formation This Practice Discipleship Project is the result of a dynamic partnership between the ELCA Youth Ministry Network, ELCA Lutheran seminaries and colleges...