This week’s episode features Dr. Shelly Melia, faculty member at Dallas Baptist University, as we discuss the following questions surrounding the specific subset of parents known as the Millennial Parents.
- Who are Millennial Parents?
- What are some important issues churches need to address when engaging with millennial parents?
- How can a church better understand millennial parents?
- How can kids ministry leaders better equip and empower millennial parents?
Dr. Shelly Melia served as a children’s minister for over 20 years in Oklahoma, Florida and Texas prior to joining the faculty at Dallas Baptist University. She is the Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Ministry and directs the Master of Arts in Children’s Ministry and the Master of Arts in Family Ministry. Most importantly, she is the proud mom of three children.