youth and family resources

Eastern North dakota campus ministries

ELCA campus ministry is a Lutheran ministry for students, faculty, staff and others on campus.  We are a church this is energized by lively engagement in our faith and life and the mission of campus ministry is to invite people in academic setting to engage more deeply with the teaching of Jesus Christ and fulfill their vocation as disciples.

Eastern ND Synod has 2 campus ministries: Crossroads Campus Ministry at NDSU and Christus Rex at UND

campus ministry sunday

CAMPUS MINISTRY SUNDAY WILL BE RECOGNIZED ON OCTOBER 3, 2021 (or any Sunday of your choosing)


Sermon - preacher Rev Chad Brucklacher, Christus Rex Campus Ministry

Worship Recording

Order of Worship

Resource Bulletin

Prayers of the People - written by UND student, Julene Hawkins

Bulletin Insert

Past Resources:



Prayers - prepared by Christus Rex student leader, Julene Hawkins

Bulletin Insert

Sermon - prepared by Kim Adams

Past resources


Campus Ministry Sunday was recognized on October 7, 2018

Resources created specifically for Campus Ministry Sunday by Crossroads Ministry at NDSU and Christus Rext at UND:

Liturgy - prepared by Pr. Dave Adams, to lift up the joint theme of "Be Loved"

Prayers - prepared by UND Senior Bryce Bommersbach

Sermon - preacher Kathy Fick of UND

VIDEO Sermon

Giving envelopes always available at synod office

2022 elca youth gathering

Every three years, 30,000 high school youth and their adult leaders from across the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America gather for a week of faith formation known as the ELCA Youth Gathering.  Through days spent in interactive learning, worship, Bible study, service and fellowship, young people grow in faith and are challenged and inspired to live out their faith in their daily lives. 

The new dates for the 2022 ELCA Youth Gathering will be July 24-28,2022 in Minneapolis, MN.

Two pre-events, the Multicultural Youth Leadership Event (MYLE) and the tAble, are scheduled for July 21-24, 2022.

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