Kurt Johnson discusses the basis of most struggles for middle school students.
Megan Hutchinson encourages youth leaders to be equipped for dealing with severely depressed kids.
Andy Blanks reminds us of the beautiful, yet simple call in Scripture for every leader.
A new book says today's generation of teens is falling victim to a "spineless" faith.
What if a million students committed their lives to purity?
Doug Fields offers tips for an outstanding discipleship retreat for teens.
"You don’t have to be a youth worker very long before you feel the urge to quit."
Our prime directive is to make disciples who make disciples.
Mark Oestreicher rethinks the lengthening of adolescence and how it impacts youth ministry.
How bungee jumping can teach us about the difference between belief and faith.
"The rewards that come with 'dangerous' youth ministry are astronomical."
Mark Oestreicher reacts to recent news story about lack of youth involvement in church.
Are today's teens the most stressed-out generation?
Reggie Joiner, Abbie Smith and Chuck Bomar share why young adults are disengaging from the church and what we can do about it.
A new study shows a decline of faith-related behavior by young evangelical Christians.
Research shows a growing number of college students are saying "no" to casual sex.
Most Americans agree that youth violence is increasing because of the recession.
The Barna Group released some startling stats from an in-depth research study on the problem of porn—and the results are eye-opening, especially for ministry leaders.
Abstinence-Only is Effective, Study Shows
This past weekend I shared breakfast with my YS roommate. Bruegger’s Bagels and chocolate milk, case you were wondering. Our discussion centered on the question,...