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thESource is published by the Youth Ministry Office of The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod.
About LCMS Youth Ministry
LCMS Youth Ministry FAITHfully Leads, Serves, Resources, and Networks youth and adults with districts and in congregational settings with a vision of hope and celebration in the name of Jesus Christ.
Learn more about LCMS Youth Ministry.
About The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod
In grateful response to God's grace and empowered by the Holy Spirit through Word and Sacraments, the mission of The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod is vigorously to make known the love of Christ by word and deed within our churches, communities, and the world.
Learn more about LCMS belief and practices.
Youth Ministry Office Staff
Rev. Dr. Terry K. Dittmer, Director
Rev. Mark Kiessling, Associate Director - Gathering Program
Jim Lohman, Associate Director - Servant Events/Gathering Arrangements
Krista Miller, Associate Director - Gathering Registrar/Operations
Jeannie Smithson, Coordinator - Financial and Clerical Support
Contracted Resource Personnel:
Sherrah Behrens, thESource Editor
Jessica Bordeleau, LYF and Young Adult Ministry Consultant