Urban Plunge

Exploring Poverty, Hunger and Homelessness

For Middle & High School Youth and Their Families

Sample Schedule


7:30pm       Icebreakers

8:00pm       Interactive Storytelling “Here’s My Story of Homelessness”

8:45pm       Snacks

9:00pm      ‘Walk Across the Line’ and ‘Power Shuffle’ and Worship/Devotional on Sermon on the Mount

10:00pm     SLEEP!

(Remember to dress for outdoors tomorrow, which will involve walking, on/off Light Rail)


9:15am        Live out the Gospel with ‘Word on the Street’, and explore the gifts and challenges of Urban Life

9:45am        Depart for Light Rail (lunch will occur where/when each group decides)

2:00pm       Debrief ‘Word on the Street’

3pm-Eve.    Afternoon and evening options:  Service projects at local ministries, Augsburg College Campus Kitchens, visits to Afro Deli & Midtown Global Market

  • Explore gifts & challenges of the urban environment with Augsburg College student guides
  • Dig into issues of race, place and class with a community of faith
  • Live into the Sermon on the Mount for a weekend
  • Connect with Augsburg College student mentors