Youth Ministry

Youth Ministry in MNO Synod

Keep track of all the upcoming news and events here.


will take place at Luther Village, October 11-14! Click here for registration info, as it becomes available.
Highlights from the 2018 retreat here.

Youth and Campus Services for 2019-2020
(First Sunday of the month at 6:30pm, unless otherwise noted)

November 3, 2019Lundar, Lundar (exact information about service-time, etc, will be available closer to the date)

December 1, 2019 Messiah, Winnipeg

January 5, 2020St Stephen St Bede, Winnipeg

February… *plans in the works*

March 1, 2020Faith, Winnipeg

April 5, 2020St Saviour’s Anglican, Winnipeg

May 3, 2020Sherwood Park, Winnipeg (Pre-CLAY event!)

The theme for CLAY 2020 is “EnRoute” – click here for information about this ELCIC National Youth Gathering! Make sure to mark August 20-23, 2020, in your calendars, and make time in the days leading up to those dates for an MNO Bus Trip (information will be available around December, 2019)

*event pages will be posted to the MNO Synod FB-page as dates approach! For some video clips of previous MNO Youth Service, click here.

Hosting a Youth Service?  Click here for information!

Is your Police Background Check up-to-date (no more than four years old, according to our policy) and on-file at MNO Synod Office? In Winnipeg, go here to get a background check done. For information about getting an RCMP police information check and vulnerable sector check, click here. MNO Synod follows the ELCIC Policy for Protection of Children, Youth, and Other Vulnerable People. If your background check is more than four years old, please have a new one completed and included on file at MNO Synod (if you are a leader engaged in a bus trip, retreat, or other synod youth activity).

Here is a Witness Moment from 2014 with Pastor Tyler Gingrich speaking about ministry with young people

There are no upcoming events at this time.


Photo highlights from CLAY - with lots of us from MNO there...!! AUGUST 16 Highlights Group picture AUGUST 17 Highlights Persians! AUGUST 18 Highlights More highlights AUGUST 19 Bus home Supper at Luther Village HIGHLIGHTS VIDEO OF BUS TRIPS & CLAY

Young musicians! Apply to be in Prairie Fire!

Prairie Fire is the MNO Synod's youth band! Are you a musician? Are you comfortable with worship leadership, or wanted to learn and be involved in leadership? Apply to be part of the band! The commitment: -weekly rehearsals between September and May -monthly youth...

MNO Winter Youth Retreat

February 18-20, 2017 St Paul's Lutheran Church, Steinbach, MB Our theme was “In Another’s Shoes” What would it be like to live in another place? Can you imagine not living in Manitoba or Northwestern Ontario? …or even being from outside Canada? Questions like these...

Upcoming Events

  1. Fall Youth Retreat

    October 11 @ 5:00 pm - October 14 @ 3:00 pm
  2. CLAY 2020 MNO Bus Trip

    August 16, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - August 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Recent Newsletters

August 7th, 1:49 pm

Have you seen the new issue of #myELCIC Canada Lutheran magazine? Our synod pages highlight the recent trip MNO took to our companion synod in Cameroon! (ABT also highlights their relationship with Colombia!) Learn about Cameroon, and support our partnership through the appeal! “In Mission for Others” @canadianlutherans ... See MoreSee Less

Witness Moment – YouTube Channel