Tag Archive for youth ministry resources

Mom Wisdom From Our Parents’...

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Parenting Tips To Be A More Effective...

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Don’t miss this parenting video by Alexandra Motz. It’s really good. Alexandra is a part of HomeWord’s Pass it On training program

Explaining Our New Prayerbook

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It follows the Calendar Year, and has longer readings that take you through the Old Testament in (almost) its entirety each year,…

Safeguards: Shielding Our Homes And...

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Because children are vulnerable, they need to be protected. After more than two decades as a family counselor, Julie Lowe has…

Flashback Book: The Coddling of the...

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How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure

A Reflection on Barna’s Open...

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The Barna Group conducted a global survey that included over 24,000 teenagers from 26 different countries

Book: Calling Out the Called

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Discipling Those Called to Ministry Leadership

Recovering The Art Of Christian...

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In our post-Christian context, public life has become markedly more secular and private life infinitely more diverse

A Biblical Resource For Pastors On...

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We must not fall for the lie of culture that our bodies are to be changed to meet our self-perception

3 Takeaways From Barna’s New Research...

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The state of Generation Z’s faith

Book: A New Kind Of Diversity

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Making the Different Generations on Your Team a Competitive Advantage

Podcast..Ask Alice: On the Topic of...

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Root Ministry

Podcast: Teen Suicide

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Walt Mueller

Suicide Prevention And Additional Notes...

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Our teens desperately for need for the adults in their lives to be equipped to share Biblical truth and hope whenever the…

Book: Communicating To Middle Schoolers

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A Guide to Developing and Delivering Messages That Stick

Book: What Most Parent’s Aren’t...

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Four Insights About Parents That Should Radically Impact Your Ministry

Words teenagers want to hear as they go...

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Mostly out of love and good intentions, we parents offer support in ways that our teenagers experience as stress because our support…

Book: The Collapse of Parenting

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How We Hurt Our Kids When We Treat Them Like Grown-Ups

The Book “Irreversible Damage”

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Seducing Our Daughters’ the impact transgenderism is having on girls

Parent Ministry For The New School Year

on September 13, 2022 by

Help equip you with resources to share with parents for any upcoming Fall Kickoff or Back-to-School

Book: The Anxious Teen

on September 8, 2022 by

Ministry With Stressed And Fearful Students

Book: Handing Down The Faith….. (To...

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How Parents Pass Their Religion on to the Next Generation. by Christian Smith and Amy Adamczyk

Book: 3 Big Questions That Change Every...

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Making the Most of Your Conversations and Connections

Flashback Book: Gospel-Centered Youth...

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Specifically for youth workers focused on viewing all aspects of youth ministry through a gospel-focused lens

Book: A Conservative Evangelical...

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“I am convinced that the church is on the precipice of a far greater controversy that took place with the Fundamentalist-Modernist Controversy…

How Are You Ministering To The Parents?

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What are you going to do with parents? Kids become like their parents! And you better go out of your way to…

Book: Emotionally Healthy Spirituality

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It’s Impossible to Be Spiritually Mature, While Remaining Emotionally Immature


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Update And Re-release Of A Parenting...

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Paul David Tripp’s Book: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens

Book: America in Perspective

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Defending the American Dream for the Next Generation

Book: Race Marxism: The Truth About...

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Lindsay explains what critical race theory is, what it believes, where it comes from, how it operates, and what we can do…

Book: Don’t Tell Me I Can’t:...

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Kevin’s book is an argument for letting kids drive their own education and for letting them tackle life head-on in any arena…

Transformation Of A Transgender Teen

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“Mom and Dad, I need to tell you I’m not actually a girl,” she read. “My pronouns are they/them.”

Great Article From A Former ‘Trans Kid...

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California Weighs Gender-Transition Bill for Youths Beyond Its Borders

Parent Prayer Cards

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Using these cards, you can pray that God will develop His own characteristics within you and your family to change the world…

Resources For Navigating LGBTQ Issues...

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We’ve included a number of books that may also help you think through these issues before you talk with your teenagers.

Don’t Be Afraid Of The Teen Years With...

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And be on the lookout for the release of an updated edition of The Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting…

Book by Jim Burns: Finding Joy In The...

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Discover Purpose and Passion in the Next Phase of Life

Video: How To Raise Successful Kids...

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I think this Ted talk is worth watching. I like the term “over-parenting.” I think some parents are doing that and it’s…

Flashback: Help Me With…...

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We gathered up some of our favorite resources to help

Book: Lead Them To Jesus

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Biblical Truths and Practical Help for Youth Workers. From who is the trinity, LGBT issues to how to run your youthministry

3-Tips To Crush Your Ministry Calendar

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Have you ever had those months in student ministry where it feels like you simply can’t catch your breath?

The Federalist Papers…Free Online...

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Thomas Jefferson described The Federalist Papers as “the best commentary on the principles of government, which ever was written.”

Book.Battle 4The American Mind:...

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America’s original schools didn’t just make kids memorize facts or learn skills; they taught them to think freely and arrive at wisdom….

Teaching God’s Design For Sex and...

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Walt Mueller: 10 truths on sex and gender in God’s Word we must continually teach our children and teens

School Shootings And Grief

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Resources for Parents and Youth Pastors

Ways To Care For Teenagers With…....

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Suicide is the second leading cause of death among individuals between the ages of 10 and 34

Ways To Care For Teenagers Who Are...

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In 2020, it was estimated that 4.1 million adolescents between 12-17 had at least one major depressive episode

Books To Read For Your Middle Schooler

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Parent Que…

Theology Of Healthy Sexuality

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Walt Mueller

For Parents Near The End Of Senior Year...

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Below are some resources from the Rooted blog for parents of high school seniors from parents who have been there

Flashback Book: The Pandemic Population

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Eight Strategies to Help Generation Z Rediscover Hope After Coronavirus

Book: Don’t Miss It: Parent Like...

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Parents have approximately 936 weeks from the time their child is born until he or she graduates from high school. It goes…

Grooming & Sexual Abuse Of Students...

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Families should be skeptical of introducing sexuality into the classroom at young ages, especially if teachers are permitted to keep those conversations…

Study: Public School Employees Were ...

on April 20, 2022 by

Government Accountability Office. Sexual abuse by school personnel raises particular concerns because of the trust placed in schools


Prevent Sexual Abuse By School…

Did You Get A Raise? Do The Inflation #...

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Youth Pastor Compensation Update with Dan Navarra

Book: Undistracted, by Bob Goff

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What it looks like to live a beautiful and purposeful life rather than drifting aimlessly from one season to the next

Free Curriculum To Prepare For Good...

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Video based curriculum I take the audience on the journey that Jesus went through

The Biggest Story Bible Storybook

on April 5, 2022 by

104 Engaging Bible Stories for Ages 6–12 from Author Kevin DeYoung, Illustrated by Don Clark

The New Normal, Updated & Expanded

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10 Ways to Care for Gen Z in a Post-Pandemic World

Fail: Finding Hope & Grace In The...

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10 Truths On Sex And Gender From God’s...

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Our children are being educated on sex and gender by a  cultural narrative as young as pre-school age

Youth Ministry Podcasts

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A collection of shows to help you win in youth ministry. The network is led by the longest-running podcast in youth ministry…

Book: Young Adult Ministry Now

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Churches need young adult ministry now because the Church needs young adults—now.


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For over ten years, Justin has been leading discussions between Christians and atheists, and yet he still believes in God

The Jesus I Wish I Knew in High School

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“We get it―and Jesus gets it too. Here’s who Jesus is and how he wants to meet you in this intense time.”

Book: The Desecrators

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Defeating the Cancel Culture Mob and Reclaiming One Nation Under God

Book: 3 Big Questions That Change Every...

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Remember: A 40 Day Easter And Lent...

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Challenges you and your students to remember the crucifixion and why it was necessary in God’s plan for our salvation.

Dad Hasn’t Seen Transgender Son, &...

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Transgender ideology has already achieved a powerful hold on our court system—and parents and children are paying the price.

Dad’s Letter To His Daughter About...

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Tom Stein on the Seven L’s of Husband-Hunting

Barna: Growing Together Report

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Discover how God can use discipleship to nurture a resilient faith in you and the people you love

Isolation & Loneliness In Teenagers

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Isolation & Loneliness In Teenagers

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Part 2

Book: A Student’s Guide To...

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Justification is part of the grand story of God’s love and salvation that is unfolded in the Bible

Belong: Quotes From ‘A Student’s...

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Even in our greatest losses, failures,   and   deepest   griefs  we  can  be  assured  that  we  belong  to  God in love

Good Pictures Bad Pictures Jr.

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A Simple Plan to Protect Young Minds

Book…Being Young: A Biblical Theology...

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For thousands of years, God has used young people to help his kingdom grow. He has used youth to be kings and…


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The National Youth Pastor Compensation Survey has had well over 5,000 respondents over its lifetime.

A Biblical Response To Homosexuality (4...

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Sean McDowell examines whether or not homosexuality is a gospel issue, whether or not homosexuality is…

Book: Seducing Our Daughters’ To...

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The Book “Irreversible Damage” Seducing Our Daughters’ the impact transgenderism is having on girls

Book: Live Not by Lies

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A Manual for Christian Dissidents

Book: The Jesus I Wish I Knew In High...

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What it’s like to be perfectly loved and accepted, have hope for the future, and experience grace and mercy when you mess up.

Rescuing My Daughter From Her...

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Gender dysphoria—the incongruence between the mind and the body—moves stealthily and quickly to invade girls and boys alike

Getting Your Child Out Of The Gender...

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Many parents today find their families under assault by an insidious predator…The Gender Cult

Book: Gender Dysphoria A Therapeutic...

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A Therapeutic Model for Working with Children, Adolescents and Young Adults

Ensnaring Your Kids

on December 12, 2021 by

Fighting Back Against  Woke  Ideologies In Children’s Books

Belong: 3 Big Questions That Change...

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Book by Kara Powell & Brad M. Griffin. Making the Most of your Conversations and Connections

Belong: Faith Questions Teens Are...

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The Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast With Kara Powell and Brad Griffin

Belong: What Works For Student Ministry...

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Kara Powells advice to leaders leading young leaders

Belong: Ministering To Teens

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Things to consider

Course: Parenting In A Tech World

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This course gives parents and caregivers strategies and insights to parent confidently in a technology-dependent world

Book: Christianity And Wokeness

on November 30, 2021 by

How the Social Justice Movement Is Hijacking the Gospel – and the Way to Stop It

Book: My Captivity, And My Fight Against...

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Nadia was taken to Mosul and forced, along with thousands of other Yazidi girls, into the ISIS slave trade

Book: Mentorship And Marketplace

on November 27, 2021 by

A New Direction for Youth Ministry

Sharing Nudes Doubled Among Pre-Teens In...

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Twice as many children between the ages of 9 and 12 reported sending nudes or other Self-Generated Child Sexual Abuse Material (SG-CSAM)…

Book: Church Culture That Resists Abuses...

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Title: A Church Called Tov