The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (LSTC) has appointed Vance Blackfox as director of Youth in Mission. Vance serves on the Board of Directors for Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries and is the diversity chair.
Youth in Mission provides theological programs for high school youth and learning opportunities and resources for seminarians and youth ministry workers. The organizations goal is to provide opportunities for the youth of today to broaden their horizons, deepen their faith, and explore their vocation.
Vance hopes to help youth investigate theology through Youth in Mission by adding new elements to the already successful program and introducing new media to get youth engaged. Read more about Vance and the program here.