Faith in Boston: How Congregations Matter in a Changing Metropolis

Session IV: Ministry to Youth at Risk: Serving and/or Including

After brief comments by Gerson Depina, a youth member of St. Mary's Episcopal Church, HDS student Diane Rollert presents "Ministry to Youth at Risk: Serving and/or Including," based on her work with several Boston-area churches and youth ministries. This is the fourth panel of a day-long conference on "Faith in Boston: How Congregations Matter in a Changing Metropolis" held April 30 in the Braun Room. Panelists participating in the roundtable discussion include the Rev. Ray Hammond (Bethel AME Church), the Rev. Omar Soto (Congregación León de Judá), the Rev. Wesley Williams (Youth Support Ministries), and the Rev. Louis Zinnanti (Christ the Rock Metro Church). This panel concludes with comments by Christopher Winship, a professor in Harvard's Department of Sociology.