Our Mission The Faith Formation Resource Team of the Northeastern PA Synod affirms the diversity of God’s people while supporting and equipping the baptized along their faith journey and helping them apply Lutheran theology to all aspects of church and daily life. Team Members Cheryl Statham – ConvenerDeacon Marlane DruckenmillerMarlene WerkheiserEd JonesP. Scott ParadiseP. Roger TimnDeacon Joy GerhartTina JohnsSamantha JohnsScherelene Schatz Resource of the Month for September Resource of the Month – Growing Young: Six Essential Strategies to Help Young People Discover and Love Your Church You’ve been hearing about Growing Young for some time, but perhaps you don’t really know what it’s all about. You can check out this book to find out more about it. The book looks at all 6 strategies in more detail: Be the best neighbors, Empathize, Key Chain Leadership, Take Jesus’ message seriously and more. Contact the synod office if you would like to borrow this very important resource.