The average age of first exposure to pornography was estimated to be 8
These tips will help you be a little more effective as you minister to teenagers
by Justin Knowles
What You Need To Know About The Young Parents You’re Trying To Reach
Raising Kids When Both Parents Work
Youth ministry has been built on the backs and faith of people like Rick faithfully serving and loving teenagers
Because Only 60% Died
Ask God to Make Our Schools ‘Nurseries of Sound Science, Morals and Religion’
And What You Can Do To Help
5 Practical Steps to Avoid Doing Ministry Minute to Minute
Bluntly: there is no growth without risk
The Role of Adults in Today’s Discussions About Sexuality
Too Big or too Little a Deal?
by Jonathan McKee
Criticism can wreck us or make us stronger. Here are some helpful ways I’ve learned to handle it
Some mistakes go unnoticed. So you take notes and hope not to repeat
by Trevor Hamaker
or at least why they struggle to…
“The way you invest in your own family will significantly affect the influence you have with parents.”
Bridging the gap between middle/high school ministry is a year-long process that I believe starts in December
“I know who you are. And I know who you will become.”
This article is adapted from BEYOND THE SCREEN: YOUTH MINISTRY FOR THE CONNECTED BUT ALONE GENERATION,
Questions For a Church to Ask a Youth Worker..Questions For a Youth Worker to Ask a Church
20 Interview Questions For Youth Workers
Some 36.4 percent of women age 18 to 34 lived with their parents or relatives in 2014, the highest since records began…
by Mike Calhoun
I sat down with a college student this week. He had asked if he could interview me. Here’s how it went…
“If you aren’t comfortable, your students won’t be comfortable. You have to appear confident, not nervous.”
This is the same as Amazon but our ministry gets a potion of the proceed.
Kay and Rick Warren lead the most recognizable church in the world—Saddleback Community Church…
Research tells us the four main influencers in a teenager’s life are their parents, their peers, their community, and society.
10 Simple Steps to Deliver a Powerful 5 Minute Devotional
From Nigeria to Georgia…
by Adam McLane
Frustrations with parents who didn’t do what I needed them to do
Here’s why you need to become a substitute teacher in your community and how it will be effective to your ministry
To lead effective, balanced, healthy youth ministry, you need to pay attention to these eight “P”s
For there are many lonely husbands, wives, and singles who are primed for a fling, targets for an affair
Discussion Starters for Student Small Groups
A behind the scenes insight of the temptations, corruption, challenges and success of the Christian Rock band, Stryper
“Rich and long-lasting relationships come from making a strong decision of commitment.”
..unless delegating becomes less about lightening your load and more about developing your leaders, you’ll keep making these five common mistakes
What are we doing to strengthen the faith, gifting or character of those we work with
As we lead our teenagers in developing good spiritual habits, I think it’s important for us to realize the challenges they, and…
by Andy Blanks,
View your events more strategically…
by Adam Mclane
You’ll make your ministry sticky for kids and their families — so they’ll keep coming back!
10 Ways To Be An Exceptional Parent In A Quick Fix World
Includes five short films and discussion guide
How do you educate students and parents about porn?
Teaching Clip from the JH Uth Guy Dan
An amazing variety of almost anything you can imagine to be used for “not profit” endeavors
Some student is going to come to you and ask for help with their porn problem
At The Summit this year, we’ll address three of the Elephants in the Room of youth ministry
Following Jesus in a selfie-centered world
But what does it really mean for us? And how can you apply this mindset to your youth ministry?
I think this might be the wrong question. I think the right question may be…
“Among those with children who attended church before the separation, 35 percent say at least one child no longer attends,”
Joel is a missionary with Miami Youth for Christ who has dedicated his life to reaching teens in the Hip-Hop culture
A Month To Remember…
George Lockhart will be sharing at this conference. If interested please check here for more info..
What I’m learning as Executive Pastor of Willow Creek
Does your teenager have a texting problem?
(Don’t forget) more than 50 million Americans in 31 states voted to protect marriage in their laws
A group of girls getting a chance to try out their favorite future professions without having to be adults first
By Walt Mueller
6 Truths to Remember During Hard Times
We often aim for behavior modification over spiritual transformation
by Rachel Blom
A humorous and heart-warming documentary
by Christopher Wesley
Sexual revelations about their children shake most parents to the core
Giving kids opportunities to serve through childhood is one of the biggest ways to help them grow in faith and character
The Youth Culture Report is one of the best sources of trend spotting on the Internet. It’s a daily source of content for me
The Youth Culture Report is an invaluable resource for any one who works with students. I highly recommend the site.
This is an app every student pastor needs to have on their iPhone.
I use it all the time!
My number one resource for youth culture.
Here’s a great youth ministry and preaching resource.
The Youth Culture Report is a collection of links to news stories youth workers should be aware of.