Tag Archive for youth ministry resources

Book: Spiritual Parenting

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This book has been the most useful in understanding how to incorporate faith into the nitty-gritty everyday moments of life within the…

Face To Face And Hashtag Evangelism

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This event will change lives

Book: This Changes Everything

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How the Gospel Transforms the Teen Years

Book: Meet Gen Z

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How Should the Church Approach Us?

Book: Onward

on March 21, 2017 by

Engaging The Culture Without Losing The Gospel

Book: Owning Faith

on March 20, 2017 by

Reimagining the Role of Church and Family in the Faith Journey of Teenagers

The Search To Belong: Rethinking...

on March 20, 2017 by

by Joseph R. Myers

Book Review: Growing Young

on March 18, 2017 by

Sean McDowell‏

Book: Venti Jesus Please

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Listen in on their real conversation as teens talk about life, God, and relationships.
A clear gospel message for today’s teens

Book: The Skinny On Outreach

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by Greg Stier

Book: Are Your Kids On Track

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The goal is to break down 4 emotional, 4 social and 4 spiritual milestones

Book: Do Not Go In There

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5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Started Ministry

Take The Free Youth Ministry Assessment

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The questions are designed to help you accurately assess the health of your youth program while measuring your effectiveness and potential of…

Devotional: Lent And Holy Week

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Daily Office Booklet: Morning and Evening Prayer for Lent and Holy Week 2017

Book Review: Youth Ministry In The 21st...

on February 1, 2017 by

Austin McCann

Book: liked….Whose Approval Are...

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For many girls it starts early. The desire to be perfect. The need for approval. The longing for acceptance and being liked…

Book Review: Gospelize Your Youth...

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By Rachel Blom

Flashback: 16 Ways To Build A Youth...

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The following is a report on the practical applications of Mark DeVries’ new book, Sustainable Youth Ministry: Why Most Youth Ministry Doesn’t…

Free Children’s Ministry Ebook

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Encourage and equip your team with 5 Elements at the HEART of Every Children’s Ministry, from veteran children’s pastor Greg Baird

Power-Based Leadership And The Church

on January 19, 2017 by

Moving Away from Coercive Power in Ministry Leadership

Book: American Girls

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Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers

Book: Beyond Texting

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The Fine Art of Face-to-Face Communication for Teenagers

Book: Untangled

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Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood

Cultivating A Meaningful Partnership...

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Download your free “Get Started Guide: 12 Steps to Thriving School Partnerships” today

FREE Parenting eBook For Helping Teens...

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Download, “Issues and Answers,” by Roland Boyce

Book: Screens and Teens

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Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World

Pornography And The Brain…Values

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Wired For Intimacy. How Pornography Hijacks The Male Brain

1-Year Devo For Teenagers In 2017

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Foundations:A 260-Day Bible Reading Plan for Busy Teens

Book: Glow Kids

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How Screen Addiction Is Hijacking Our Kids-and How to Break the Trance

Gift Idea: Searching The Scriptures

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Find the Nourishment Your Soul Needs by by Charles R. Swindoll

Gift Idea: Visual Survey Of The Bible

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In just 13 two-page chapters there is a general overview of the whole Bible and its teachings with the visual aids of…

Gift Idea: Introduction To The Books Of...

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Easy-to-read overviews you’re looking for. From theology, to biblical archaeology, to the life of Christ

Gift Idea: Living By The Book

on December 9, 2016 by

The Art and Science of Reading the Bible: Howard G. G. Hendricks

New Book: “Never Mind My Thigh Gap...

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by Sarah Newton

Next: Why Church?

on December 1, 2016 by

Our students are finding that the local body of believers is often at odds with their rapidly shifting culture

Building A Better Youth Ministry

on November 29, 2016 by

30 Ways in 30 Days by Trevor Hamaker

Free College Ministry Resources!

on November 28, 2016 by

ebook, articles, podcasts & discipleship tools!

3 FREE e-books In Your Inbox

on November 26, 2016 by

Fuller Youth Institute: Become an FYI Insider by joining our community of over 23,000 parents and leaders

Listen To Jonathan McKee On Focus On The...

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Focus on the Family’s daily broadcast with Jim Daly talking about how to connect with your tech-absorbed kid

Study: The State Of Youth Ministry

on November 21, 2016 by

The findings of three nationwide studies. What’s going on in youth group? And is it working?

6 Strategies To Help Young People...

on November 21, 2016 by

Ed Stetzer

YM360’s Friendly Guide To Youth...

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Download this FREE Guide to Writing Bible Study for Teenagers

Flashback: The #1 Secret To Effective...

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Podcast: Terry Linhart with Dave Rahn

The 4 Siblings Behind The Designs Of...

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LifeCulture Apparel was launched in September by the Cunningham siblings: Ian, 24; Aidan, 20; Alyssa, 18; and Sophia, 16

Book: Return To Order….Values

on November 5, 2016 by

Important instrument in reshaping the educational (financial) foundations of our youth, preparing them for leadership

5:1 Church Ministry Vs Youth Ministry...

on November 4, 2016 by

Sticky Faith


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Is there a typical youth group? Is it just me or are teens more busy than…

Book: Parenting Do-Over: 7 Vital Changes...

on November 2, 2016 by

by Jonathan McKee

Understanding Social Media and Teenagers

on October 29, 2016 by

Adam McLane: My new online course!

Book…Next: The Gospel Reframed

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If the gospel is so powerful, what is it that makes it so? What does it mean to a student, or…

A Look At Today’s Youth Culture &...

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Sermon “Opening Up the Doors of Dialogue In Your Home” by Jonathan McKee

Book: The Faithful Artist

on October 22, 2016 by

A Vision for Evangelicalism and the Arts

Ministry Architects + The Youth Cartel...

on October 20, 2016 by

April L. Diaz

The #1 Secret To Effective Teaching

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Podcast: Terry Linhart with Dave Rahn

International Day Of Prayer For The...

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The number one thing persecuted Christians ask for is prayer, and we want to equip you to be able to meet their…

Flashback: The First Ever National...

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5 Reasons To Attend…

Book: Untangled

on October 10, 2016 by

Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood

International Day Of Prayer For The...

on October 7, 2016 by

Free church resource kit — a service guide, sermon outline, video files, social media elements, Prayer Partner card templates and more!

Do Your Students know About Bible...

on October 5, 2016 by

Walk them through Bible Gateway. Read, search, study, compare, & share the Bible in 200+ versions & 70+ languages. Free app

How To Become A Church Young People Love

on October 3, 2016 by

Discover how effective you are at engaging the next generation

Why The Jewish Biblical Feasts Matter

on September 28, 2016 by

by Rachel Blom

Book: Under Our Skin

on September 28, 2016 by

Getting real about race and getting free from the fears and frustrations that divide us

Book: Black Mans Guide To Survival For...

on September 26, 2016 by

Officer and lawyer co-author Book. The book boils down to four words: “Comply now, contest later

8 Expert Authors Whose Books Will Grow...

on September 26, 2016 by

Almost every ministry leader I talk with is reading a book to improve themselves and their ministry. But with more than a…

Learning How To Fail…In Ministry

on September 25, 2016 by

People who do ministry are going to fail. The question is: “What are you going to do about it?”…Ed Stetzer

Don’t Do This….#FAIL

on September 25, 2016 by

Learning From the Screw-Ups of Youth Ministry Leaders

Register For Josh McDowell’ Free...

on September 20, 2016 by

LIVE on October 4: Live and leave a legacy through your faith and finances

Sleek Christian Books Deliver The...

on September 20, 2016 by

Beauty is a theme of key importance that speaks throughout the pages of the books. Even the name, “Alabaster,”….beauty

Legacy Grandparenting Summit Nov 15-17...

on September 12, 2016 by

Grandparents with decades of life/faith experience equipped to intentionally, strategically build stronger families and churches!

Some Things Id Do Differently…...

on September 7, 2016 by

Walt Mueller

5 Disturbing Trends In Youth Ministry ...

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I’ll share the 5 Disturbing Trends with you here, but you’ll have to listen to the Podcast to know how we’ll fix…

“Cutting”….The Scream On The...

on September 4, 2016 by

Walt Mueller

52 Ways To Connect With Your Smartphone...

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Youtube interview: Jonathan McKee offers just the help you need to have meaningful interaction with your Smartphone Obsessed kids

Flashback: “Moralistic Therapeutic...

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More teens becoming ‘fake’ Christians

Why Doubt Needs To Have A place In Your...

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It’s not doubt that is squelching young people’s faith…It’s protective parents who shield teenagers from hard conversations that feel too to navigate


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Video Course

The Myth Of The Non-Christian

on July 18, 2016 by

Engaging Atheists, Nominal Christians and the Spiritual But Not Religious

What Are Your Goals For Students This...

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Paul Worcester shares a summer goals worksheet that he uses with students through Christian Challenge and Chico State University

Summer Camp Training

on June 3, 2016 by

The goals and purpose of camp counseling.”Who are you? and Why are you here?”

Book: ‘An Other Kingdom’

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…a powerful call to depart the consumer culture and return to a neighborly covenant culture

Book: It’s Not Too Late

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The Essential Part You Play in Shaping Your Teen’s Faith

Flashback: Why College Students And...

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What is needed to bridge that gap between the youth and the church?

Flashback: The Book Of Common Prayer Is...

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Alan Jacobs explains why the nearly 500-year-old Anglican prayer book retains its influence, and why it should appeal even to (non-Anglican) evangelicals

How To Do Your Own Color Powder Games

on May 19, 2016 by

looking for a summertime fun night the youth would definitely remember

The Jewish Intellectual Who Predicted...

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Religion is in our blood, and the more we deny it, the sicker our society becomes

Book by Leonard Sweet: From Tablet To...

on May 12, 2016 by

Where Community Is Found and Identity Is Formed

Activate Your Free “Constitution...

on May 11, 2016 by

The Meaning and History of the Constitution, same professors who teach this course on Hillsdale College’s campus

Top 10: “Must Reads For Family &...

on May 11, 2016 by

JrHigh UthGuy

Book: Surviving Middle School

on May 10, 2016 by

Essential Tools to Prepare You for the Road Ahead

Marko: Middle School Leadership

on May 10, 2016 by

The Junior Higher Who Called My Bluff

Taking Care of the Introverts In Your...

on May 10, 2016 by

Brooklyn lindsey

At What Age Should I Let My Kid Have A...

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“What age should I let them have access to all of this stuff?!!”

52 Ways To Connect With Your Smartphone...

on April 30, 2016 by

How to Engage with Kids Who Can’t Seem to Pry Their Eyes from Their Devices!

The Priorities, Challenges, And Trends...

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Millennials are leaving the church. Nearly 6 in 10 (59%) young people who grow up in Christian churches end up walking away

Authentic Discipleship (Part 1)

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The 8 attributes of discipleship found in the research from the book, Transformational Discipleship

The Why Behind Endeavor Ministries

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Across the world, young people desire higher expectations and greater accountability. And the Church should be first to lead the way forward…

Sticky Faith Launch Kit

on April 17, 2016 by

The FYI team has developed a proven process to help you lead change in your ministry

Leaders Are Readers…

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CPYU: Books Books Books With Byron Borger

Values: 4 Digital Demands Placed Upon...

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Meeting these demands can have negative effects

The State Of Youth Ministry Report

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YOUTH SPECIALTIES and YOUTHWORKS commissioned BARNA GROUP to conduct a nationwide study of youth ministers, pastors and parents of teenagers