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If you work with children, youth and their families in ELCA congregations, you should be a part of the ELCA Youth Ministry Network.  You belong.  Our executive director wrote an article about the reasons why it is important to be connected, and to be a part of a community that focuses on spiritual renewal, great continuing education and support.  You can read it here!

Join the Network Today!

The Benefits of Membership


"Basic" members receive:

  1. The Connect Journal, our online magazine, published 3 or 4 times per year
  2. Access to Third Tuesday Conversations, our monthly podcast
  3. Members receive access to the full archive of 3TC webinars
  4. The list of congregations willing to host visiting youth groups
  5. The results of our annual salary survey
  6. Access to Network placement pages to learn about open positions and calls

And we keep adding to the list all of the time!

Cost for Basic Membership:  Free!


What "Plus" (and higher level) members receive:

  1. Everything at the basic level, plus...
  2. Network Plus members receive deep discounts to attend the Extravaganza
  3. Access to the video archives of Extravaganza keynote talks
  4. Access to, our resource sharing web site.
  5. Discounts from some of our partner organizations, including: Hertz Car Rental; and TxtSignal.
  6. Access to the online membership directory

Costs: Paid memberships start at $95/year!

(Less for full-time students and retired folks!)