Confirming the Faith of Youth

Leader: Katie Douglass
ELECTIVE A:Tuesday 4/24; 4:15–5:45 PM
ELECTIVE C: Thursday 4/26; 11:30- 1:00 PM

This elective will share the findings of The Confirmation Project Research, which visited 24 congregations and camps and surveyed over 2,000 congregations in the United States to understand how confirmation and practices of faith formation are effective for strengthening discipleship in youth. This workshop will focus on the role of parents and mentors in confirmation as well as teaching practices that are culturally responsive.