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April 24, 2013

The Princeton Forum on Youth Ministry Lecture
Tuesday, April 23 through Friday, April 26
The public is invited to attend the Princeton Lectures on Youth, Church, and Culture and conference worship services. All lectures will be held in the auditorium of the Mackay Campus Center and worship will be in Miller Chapel.

Princeton Lectures on Youth, Church, and Culture
Elizabeth Drescher is a scholar, researcher, and writer. She is a faculty member in religious studies and pastoral ministries at Santa Clara University. Her recent research and writing has focused on the spiritual and pastoral implications of the increasing integration of digital social media in everyday life. Her research on the prayer practices of religious “nones” will find its way into her latest book project, Choosing Our Religion: The Spiritual Lives of Religious Nones (Oxford University Press, 2013). Learn more at and follow her on Twitter @edrescherphd. 
Tuesday, April 23 - 7:15 p.m.
“Nones Beyond the Numbers: Spiritual Stories in a Secular World” 

Thursday, April 25 - 7:15 p.m.  
“Youth and Young Adult Ministry in the Land Between Religions: Engaging the Nones We’ve Formed” 
Nicholas M. Shepherd is CEO and Team Leader for CYM – the Centre for Youth Ministry. CYM provides theological education and professional training for Christians working with children and young people and produces resources and research to support this work. Nick holds a PhD from King’s College London, where he undertook research into young people’s participation in youth ministry. A former Youth for Christ staff worker, Nick has been involved in youth ministry for over twenty years. He is the former editor of the Journal of Youth and Theology. Nick is married to Bridget and lives in South London. 
Wednesday, April 24 - 11:30 a.m.  
“Following into the Future: Youth Ministry and the Practical Theology of Being the Church”

Friday, April 26 - 8:45 a.m.
“The Future of Following: Young People and the Practical Theology of Being Christian”  

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