Life and Ministry with Youth

In Word and Work: An Intersection, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, President Dr. Dale A. Meyer sits down with Rev. Ron Roma (’80), chaplain at the Lutheran Church Extension Fund, who retired last year from Lutheran High School South in St. Louis after 43 years of service. Roma served as an instructor, counselor, pastor, and department chairman at the school. Roma also is a founder of the Show Me Lutheran Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) program, which offers retreats for older youth to encounter the presence of Christ in their lives and to commit themselves to a life under Him. Learn more about the program at

In the audio version, also hear a Preachers Studio segment with Professor David Schmitt who interviews Dr. William Utech (’88), assist to the district president for Missions in the LCMS Minnesota South District, as well as a chapel sermon by Utech. You can download the episode in video (mp4) or audio (mp3) format at the Word and Work Scholar page.

Word and Work: An Intersection is a video and audio program providing a behind-the-scenes look at ministry where everyday life and God’s Word meet. It is broadcast on KFUO Radio every Thursday at 2:00 pm CT.