CYMS Lecture Series

Join us for the 2013–2014 Center for Youth Ministry Studies Lecture Series. These lectures are free to attend; pre-registration is appreciated.

All lectures will be available via webinar (unless otherwise notated) for those not in Chicago who wish to participate. Visit the registration links for details.

Parking is available in campus parking lots after 4:00 pm without a permit. Download our campus map and get directions to campus.

Senior Youth Ministry Research Presentations

Monday, April 28, from 11:45 - 1:00 in Nyvall Hall, Rooom 25

Are Young, Single Mothers Treated Differently Than Other Members in the Church Community?

Ellen Stych

"Strong like David, Pure like Mary": What We Talk About When We Talk About Gender Roles in the World of Youth Ministry
Laura Rudeen

Click here for Monday's webinar link.

Wednesday, April 30, from 11:45 - 1:00 in Nyvall Hall, Room 25

Christianity & Social Media: Who Are You Endorsing?

John Folkerts

Theology of Play: Understanding a Childlike Faith in Youth Ministry
Jamie Sladkey

Click here for Wednesday's webinar link.

Friday, May 2, from 11:45 - 1:00 in Nyvall Hall, Room 1

The Living Stones of the Holy Land "Occupation & Christianity"

Nadine Bitar

Click here for Friday's webinar link.


Daniel White Hodge at the North Park Justice Summit and Chicago Reload