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Young Adult Service Area

St. Paul encourages young pastor, Timothy, “Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity” (1 Timothy 4:12).  The young adults in our congregations, those who have just graduated high school to those starting careers and families, are vital partners in the ministry.

 

Campus Ministry

The South Dakota District financially supports two campus ministries in South Dakota:

Concordia Lutheran Church, Vermillion and the University of South Dakota   

Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, Brookings and South Dakota State University    

Students at other colleges, universities, and technical schools in South Dakota are invited to attend any of our local congregations:

Augustana University, Sioux Falls: Christ, Faith, Lord of Life, Memorial, Our Redeemer, Resurrection, Zion 

Dakota State University, Madison: Our Savior Lutheran Church

Black Hills State University, Spearfish: St. Paul Lutheran Church

Dakota Wesleyan University, Mitchell: Zion Lutheran Church

Lake Area Technical Institute, Watertown: Mt. Olive Lutheran Church

Mitchell Technical Institute, Mitchell: Zion Lutheran Church

Mount Marty College, Yankton: St. John’s Lutheran Church

Northern State University, Aberdeen: Our Savior, St. Paul’s 

Presentation College, Aberdeen:  Our Savior, St. Paul’s

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City: Bethlehem, Divine Shepherd, Our Redeemer, Peace, Zion

Southeast Technical Institute, Sioux Falls: Christ, Faith, Lord of Life, Memorial, Our Redeemer, Resurrection, Zion

University of Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls: Christ, Faith, Lord of Life, Memorial, Our Redeemer, Resurrection, Zion

Western Dakota Technical Institute, Rapid City: Bethlehem, Divine Shepherd, Our Redeemer, Peace, Zion

Students attending colleges, universities, or technical schools outside of South Dakota are invited to find the active LCMS campus ministry at their school through LCMSU 

Men and women who are serving their country in the military and are currently stationed in the United States can find an LCMS congregation associated with their military base on this list of Congregations Supporting Military Bases.

Young Adult Service Opportunities

St. Paul encourages young pastor, Timothy, “Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity” (1 Timothy 4:12).  The young adults in our congregations, those who have just graduated high school to those starting careers and families, are vital partners in the ministry.

Lutheran Young Adult Corps

With an emphasis on faith, service, and community, Lutheran Young Adult Corps provides long-term service opportunities in communities of need for young adults between ages 18-26. Participants can give witness to their faith through acts of mercy, making a difference in the lives of the people they serve.  To learn more visit the Lutheran Young Adult Corps homepage.  

LCMS Servant Events

Servant events are available for young adults in a variety of places throughout the year.  To find a servant event and learn how you can participate, visit the LCMS Servant Event page.

LCMS Servant Event Manual

Thinking about participating in a servant event?  Find out all of the information that you need to know to make your servant event experience one to remember.  LCMS Servant Event Manual

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