Since education for children and youth is universal throughout North America, homework tutoring presents an opportunity for ministry for virtually every ELCA congregation. Tutoring not only helps the students get better grades, it also brings them into fellowship with the church and presents the chance to tell them about the gospel.

In “Fly like an eagle,” learn about a mentoring program called EAGLES that seeks to help youth succeed. Based out of Zion Lutheran Church, Hickory, N.C., the program is geared toward male students who are struggling with poor grades and personal challenges.

Download this study guide to discuss “Fly like an eagle,” which appeared in the July issue of Living Lutheran. The pdf includes three pages of discussion questions and a copy of the article.

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