Urban youth missions director to speak
Thursday, September 18, 2008
After speaking in chapel, Iverson will speak in youth ministry classes. Another representative of YouthWorks will be available to talk with students and community members in the Rowenhorst Student Center. He will have a display table with informational materials about short-term mission work and summer programs and be available for answering questions.
YouthWorks introduces youth to missions and service for a week during the summer. During 2008, the ministry will expose 38,000 youths to short-term mission trips at more than 75 different sites around North America. Iverson’s job is to make sure the short-term missions are good experiences for the youth who serve as well as the people who are being served.
Iverson was a summer youth counselor for his church,