Tag Archive for youth ministry resources

Helping Parents Who Have Lost A Child

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Book: “Cameron Cole candidly offers practical and biblical advice for those who mourn in Therefore I Have Hope

20 Memorable Family Christmas Traditions

on December 9, 2018 by

Traditions are important for families because they provide opportunities to keep your family legacy going

Keeping Students Committed To Christ...

on November 30, 2018 by

You can’t be a serious-about-faith-and-nurture parent, youth worker, pastor, or educator and not be concerned.

Unleashing youth as co-participants in...

on November 27, 2018 by

5 Essentials to help unleash the passion and creativity of young people in your church

Don’t miss these holiday resource...

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A gift for your church, your ministry, and your home

Books For Parents

on November 23, 2018 by

Jonathan McKee is the author of over 20 books to parents, teenagers, and youth workers

Who Is Gen Z?

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In Gen Z Lab we’ve gathered thought leaders to help you understand the unique challenges facing Gen Z and equip you to…

Social Media Detox For Your Teen Or...

on November 13, 2018 by

How to host a social media detox for your teen or tween

Sign Up For This Week’s Top 10!

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The Youth Culture Report

Book: How ‘Diversity Ideology’...

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“The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture.”

Book: Sex Matters……By...

on November 4, 2018 by

Our culture creates a lot of confusion about sex. Honestly, sometimes it’s difficult to know who’s telling the truth

Digital Radio Theatre: The Legend of...

on November 2, 2018 by

But few hear the story of the condemnation that dragged him outside America to a life in chains and what he discovered…

The Forgotten, Epic Adventure Of The...

on November 2, 2018 by

The Pilgrim Fathers built the cornerstone for a nation dedicated to faith, freedom, and thankfulnes

Find Your School/Campus Discover Your...

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Find school, get trained, reach the youth of your city!

FREE DVD: One Nation Under God

on November 1, 2018 by

One Nation Under God, celebrates and explains the crucial role that God has played in America’s founding and development

The 5 Love Languages And Your Teen

on October 27, 2018 by

After more than 20 years of marriage and family counseling, I am convinced there are only five basic languages of love

Book: Your Teenager Is Not Crazy

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Understanding Your Teen’s Brain Can Make You a Better Parent

Don’t You Walk Away

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“an essential guide to preventing and stopping bullying behaviors.”

TAKE THE YOUTH PASTOR COMPENSATION...

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Youth workers the information they needed to have an informed conversation with their church about their compensation

Full-Time Youth Pastor Compensation...

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by Dan Navarra

Book: Doing Life With Your Adult...

on October 6, 2018 by

Keep Your Mouth Shut and the Welcome Mat Out

Administration And Budgets

on October 4, 2018 by

Annette shares Ministry Architect’s findings as it pertains to budget, staffing, and volunteer norms for children’s ministry and how we can always…

Where Is National Youth Ministries And...

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“We don’t just do these big Jesus camps where kids get all jacked up”

Exploring Teen Suicide Free Download

on September 28, 2018 by

Every year, 5,000 teenagers commit suicide, a number that sadly continues increase

Answering Top Questions From Today’s...

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PART II

Teen Sex: STDs At A Record High… Again

on September 25, 2018 by

Your response to 4-years-in-a-row of STD’s at a record high

Family As A Picture Of The Gospel

on September 15, 2018 by

Scariness that comes with being part of a family in a fallen world?

Helping Parents Prioritize Faith

on September 3, 2018 by

If we’re not careful, the school year will come and go so fast that we might get to June and realize we’ve…

5 Books Every Youth Worker Should Read

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I REALLY believe they will be a help to every Youth Pastor and Youth Worker.

Orange Tour: A Huge Gift To Parents

on August 30, 2018 by

Orange Tour is a one-day event in 17 cities…Parent Cue Live is a two-hour experience help parents become more connected to your…

Teaching Kids Theology

on August 28, 2018 by

8 Things to Remember When Teaching Kids Theology

Beyond The Screen

on August 25, 2018 by

Youth Ministry for the Connected But Alone Generation

Hope And Healing For Kids Who Cut

on August 25, 2018 by

Learning to Understand and Help Those Who Self-Injure by Marv Penner

Leading A Special Needs Ministry

on August 23, 2018 by

Special needs ministry is no longer a niche topic, but at the heart of serving communities

Flashback Study: Don’t Forget The...

on August 20, 2018 by

Family Relationships are Key to Kids’ Character Strengths

Christian Ethics

on August 19, 2018 by

An Introduction to Biblical Moral Reasoning

Generation To Generation

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Family Process in Church and Synagogue (The Guilford Family Therapy Series

How We Read The Bible

on August 19, 2018 by

8 Ways to Engage the Bible with Our Students

The Newest On Teens, Social Media &...

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Only 31% of young people said social media had “a mostly positive effect” on people their age

Apologetics

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Four things you need to now

Hiring 101

on July 29, 2018 by

In this 4-part online course Kevin Libick walks your church staff or search committee through a process for identifying and hiring a…

Youth Group Games

on July 15, 2018 by

The  Source for youth ministry

I’m A Pastor And I Want You To...

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When believers approach their individual involvement and commitment in a casual manner it weakens the entire body of Christ and the impact…

Book: “Future Faith”

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Ten Challenges Reshaping Christianity in the 21st Century”

Doughnut Appreciation

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Download and cut out the tags we’ve created to let the people your family appreciates

Thriving Values Resources For Parents On...

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Helping You Understand the Times and Know How to Respond

Barna: What The UK Doesnt Know About The...

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Much to celebrate about the work of the Church in the UK. But how are churches perceived by non-churchgoers?

The Next Evangelicalism

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Freeing the Church from Western Cultural Captivity

Book: Caught In Between

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Engage Your Preteens Before They Check Out. A comprehensive strategy for engaging preteens well before they make the transition

Book: Spiritual Grit

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A Journey Into Endurance. Character. Confidence. Hope

Book: Screenwise

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The core message of the book is that kids need mentoring, not (just) monitoring, and that kids deserve more empathy from adults…

10 apps Every Youth Pastor Should Have...

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I use plenty of other apps during the year, but these apps help me make it through the chaotic summer schedule

New At Youth Ministry?

on May 15, 2018 by

Here’s Help From Vision to Volunteers

Barna: Spiritual Conversations In The...

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How Christians’ Approach to Sharing Their Faith Has Changed in 25 Years

Campus Ministry Link: HS Students To...

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Connect your high school students to a campus ministry

How To Create An Inviting Culture…

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Use Social Media Strategically

Church Planting as Youth Ministry. Pt1

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An ongoing column which draws together insights from two crucial spheres of ministry: youth ministry and church planting

How To Lead When Your Not In Charge

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Learning to cultivate influence without authority is foundational to navigate culture today

 

Book: Wired Child: Reclaiming Childhood...

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A practical guide to building your child’s bond with family and fostering school success amid the allure of digital screens

St. Patrick’s Day Lesson

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St. Patrick’s Bad Analogies

Parent’s Guide To Social Media Use For...

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Children’s health experts warned that excessive use of digital devices and social media “is harmful to children and teens.”

Book: Hearts Of The Fathers

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Leaving a Legacy That Lasts! There is a fatherhood crisis in America. At the core of nearly all social ills facing America…

Divine Words For Desperate Parents

on February 24, 2018 by

I am trusting you, O LORD, saying, “You are my God!” My future is in your hands. (Ps. 31:14–15)

Solution To Smartphone Addiction Is Now...

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Grades have gone up, and discipline problems have plummeted. Students are interacting, talking to each other, reading, kicking a ball, socializing — because…

The Good Book: For Kids And Adults

on February 23, 2018 by

Explore 40 key Bible chapters that laid the foundation for understanding the entirety of scripture

Where To Get Practical Parenting Help

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Look at the last five articles I’ve written

Tragedy: 3 Week Teaching Series

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Written by youth workers who have all walked students through tragedy, helping them find their way through the darkness to the other…

Book: 4 Views On Pastoring LGBTQ...

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I felt like it was the first time I was reading something that gave actual direction on possible approaches to ministry

My Favorite Graphic Creating apps In...

on February 12, 2018 by

But over the past several years there has been 1 app that I have settled into using on a regular basis.

Apologetic Book: The Truth Is…

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The Truth Is: Sharing The Truth of Jesus with Confidence, Conviction, and Compassion

Grow Numbers

on February 6, 2018 by

Grow Numbers is a check-in, attendance tracker, and database management software built specifically for Youth Ministry.

Simply Text

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Simply Text enables consistent and effective communication across channels to everyone involved in your ministry

Book: Families And Faith

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Families and Faith: How Religion is Passed Down across Generations

Book: The Blessing..Biblical Tool To...

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Biblical tool that can help YOU (Parents) communicate unconditional love into the lives of your kids

Biblical Sexuality Among Families

on January 28, 2018 by

Sex Education Curriculum for Families and Parent Conversation Guide

4 Views On Pastoring LGBTQ Teenagers

on January 26, 2018 by

Effective Ministry to Gay, Bi, Trans, Queer, and Questioning Students Among Us

Helping Strangers May Help Teens’...

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When teens step out of their comfort zone to help people they don’t know, they feel confident

Book: Your Family God’s Way

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Helpful he offers communication advice into two crucial areas of family life: communication and conflict resolution

Internet Safety

on December 23, 2017 by

A way to protect computers from accessing inappropriate content on the internet

Making An Impact In A Culture Of Instant...

on December 23, 2017 by

When we overinvest in the young, we proclaim our hope in the future. We train and educate young people to envision a…

Faith Formation In A Secular Age

on December 22, 2017 by

Responding to the Church’s Obsession with Youthfulness (Ministry in a Secular Age

Reimagining Young Adult Ministry

on December 22, 2017 by

A Guidebook for the Ordinary Church

Christmas Time:“Circuit Jammers To...

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5 communication “circuit jammers” to avoid as you spend time with your children and teens this Christmas season

Book: Growing Up Social

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Being a parent is hard. So, too, is navigating technology and screen time with young children.

Teachable Doctrines Of The Faith

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52  gospel centered questions and answers. Also devotional book and curriculum book for developing Christian beliefs in a child’s heart and mind.

4 Topics You Should Teach On Every Year

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Here are some recommendations in each of the following 4 areas

Doug Fields: Understanding Relational...

on November 28, 2017 by

Great for volunteer training. Give DYMU a try for FREE? We’ll give you access to a session from YM101.

Book: Dare 2 Share. Equip Youth To Share...

on November 27, 2017 by

Learn how to intentionally engage others in real, give-and-take dialogue and invite them into the most life-changing relationship they’ll ever experience

View The Bibles That Came Over On The...

on November 23, 2017 by

The Museum of Bible 8-story, $500 million museum features artifacts, exhibits and a Christian-themed musical

Best Travel Advice For Youth Pastors

on November 21, 2017 by

10 Flight Tips If You Actually Want to Get There

Communicating Like A Social Media Pro

on November 17, 2017 by

How many hours do you put into managing your social media accounts?

3 Ways To Get Students To Read Their...

on November 17, 2017 by

According to Ed Stetzer, “only 45 percent of those who regularly attend church read the Bible more than once a week.”

Book: Understanding Your Teen….By...

on November 16, 2017 by

Shaping Their Character, Facing Their Realities

Book: Reclaiming Conversation

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The power of talk in a digital age

app Helps Parents Figure Out If Their...

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If it spots something fishy, whether your kid created it or received it, it sends you a real-time alert. Cannot view the picture

Manage Your Family’s Screen Time…...

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Put down your phone and get back to your life

3d Guide To Making Wise Media Choices

on October 31, 2017 by

Leaders Guide

Stranger Things…3d Cultural...

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I cannot emphasize enough just how important and necessary it is to teach kids these skills

3d Media Reviews

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Walt Mueller

An Inside Look At The Museum Of The...

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Chairman of the board Hobby Lobby Steve Green sits down with Judge Jeanine to discuss the importance of the Bible