District Youth Gathering
April 5-7, 2024

Cross Pointe Retreat Center, Rocky Mount
For JR & SR Youth (Grades 6-12)

Registration Deadline is March 25

Calling all Junior and Senior Youth!

Our District Youth Gathering will be happening this spring with special guest speakers Cassie Moore and Tanner Olsen. Join us for worship, main sessions together, topical break out sessions, fun recreational activities, opportunities to build relationships centered around God’s Word with others in Missouri, and more at Cross Pointe Retreat Center!

Biographies of Speakers

Cassie Moore

Cassie Moore is an author, international speaker, and leadership consultant with 15 years’ experience as a Director of Christian Education in Lutheran churches and schools. A prolific author, she grew up in Illinois and Minnesota, has a degree from Concordia University in Irvine, California, and has helped lead multiple national and district youth gatherings. In her free time, Cassie loves dogs, chatting over coffee with friends, hiking and kayaking, and traveling.

Tanner Olsen

Tanner Olson is an author, poet, and speaker living in Nashville, TN with his wife Sarah, their son Judah, and dog, Pancake. The mission of Tanner’s writing is to spread hope and announce love through written and spoken word poetry. From classrooms to churches to coffee shops to conferences, Tanner has traveled the country performing poetry, delivering messages of hope, and sharing stories. You can find Tanner's work at writtentospeak.com and @writtentospeak on Instagram.

Missouri District Youth Leader

Dan Kreienkamp, DCE

Director of Family Life and Youth
314-590-6200
dan.kreienkamp@mo.lcms.org

Events Coordinator

Sue Thompson

Events Assistant & Receptionist
314-590-6217
sue.thompson@mo.lcms.org