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Monthly Youth Ministry Update from Silvi Pirn

IMPACT 2022 Theme: Division

Silvi Pirn In 2022 through meetings and activities, the IMPACT program invites high school youth to explore the theme of Division through the lens of our Christian faith. What divides us and keeps us divided? How do we know we are divided? How might God's love show us a way across division? I invite [...]

New Staff Member

Tyler Yost Tyler Yost recently joined Kenilworth Union Church staff serving as Associate Director for Children and Family & Youth Ministries. He is nearing completion of his Masters of Divinity from Garrett–Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston. Please welcome Tyler and his wife, Kylie, to the North Shore as they apartment hunt this spring! [...]

Pay Attention to the Pain

By Silvi Pirn Some time toward the end of last summer, I decided—or maybe it was God who decided for me—that the theme for this year’s IMPACT High School program would be “Pain.” Our high schoolers have been preparing to work in the Bahamas this year. Hurricane Dorian destroyed swaths [...]

2020-04-23T07:37:36-05:00Church Stories, update, Youth Ministry|

“Growing Young” at Kenilworth Union Church

By Silvi Pirn The next generation of young people has everything to do with the future of Kenilworth Union Church. While many mainline protestant churches like ours are experiencing “aging and shrinking”, Kenilworth Union may be in a unique position to capitalize on on its historically strong youth ministry to strengthen and grow our [...]

June 2018 Youth Update

IMPACT Cuba: simple truths where life is complicated By Silvi Pirn The last two weeks of June, two teams from Kenilworth Union Church took part in this year’s IMPACT mission trips to Cuba.  As it is with IMPACT, each of us learned truths about ourselves and others and [...]

2018-07-19T15:30:13-05:00Church Stories, update, Youth Ministry|