Trips and Retreats

Crash Courses in Youth Ministry


How do you determine where to go and what to do with extended periods of time for faith experiences? How can your church be a better partner for service organizations, camps, and retreat destinations?

Chris Wilterdink is the Director of Young People’s Ministries at Discipleship Ministries of the United Methodist Church, where he helps to challenge, resource, and support the church’s discipleship efforts with young people around the globe. Chris brings 12 years of local church experience, and a variety of gifts in teaching, training, and organizing to this ministry. Chris has authored and co-authored several books including Everyday Disciples: Covenant Discipleship with Youth available through Upper Room Books.


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