I received word yesterday that Youth Encounter (formerly Lutheran Youth Encounter) was closing its’ doors. http://www.youthencounter.org/blog/posts/news/ This was not surprising news. Youth Encounter had been lacking in monetary support and struggling to find its’ place in modern times for a while now. It wasn’t for lack of trying – they had tried all different kinds … More RIP L.Y.E.
When I was in my early twenties I traveled for a couple years with Youth Encounter – an organization that sends out teams of 5-7 people to churches throughout the United States and other countries and the teams put on programs to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ through music and story and puppet shows. … More Those Kids Are Our Kids (Sermon from 5/3/15)