Youth Leaders

Learning from the "Godfather" of Youth Ministry

Learning From the “Godfather” of Youth Ministry

Some encouragement from the thoughts of Mike Yaconelli.
How Do You REALLY Follow Your Passion?

How Do You REALLY Follow Your Passion?

Learning to discern—and follow—your passions.
The 3 Things that Guarantee a Connection with Your Audience

The 3 Things That Guarantee a Connection With Your Audience

What you need to do to make sure your message gets across.

Video Games & Teens: Understanding Digital Natives, Pt. 2

In the second part of this series, learn how to understand our students and their entertainment choices.
7 Things Youth Need From Their Parents So They Won't Abandon God

7 Things Youth Need From Their Parents So They Won’t Abandon God

"When it comes to kids’ faith, parents get what they are."
Why Student Ministers Matter

Why Student Ministers Matter

A student writes a letter that shows why youth ministers do what they do.
4 Signs You Need to Step Down

4 Signs You Need to Step Down

You will not be the leader of your ministry forever.
Social Media & Teens:

Social Media & Teens: Understanding Digital Natives, Pt. 1

Our students are digital natives. Here's how to begin to understand them.
6 Myths on Showing Movies at Youth Events

6 Myths on Showing Movies at Youth Events

Ever wondered if it was legal to show a movie at your church? Find out if you've been breaking the law.
Is Teens' Narcissism Worse than Ever?

Is Teens’ Narcissism Worse Than Ever?

Why do teens seem to love themselves so much?
10 Keys to Effective Youth Ministry

10 Keys to Effective Youth Ministry

Have you ever felt like you weren't making a difference? These tips might help you become more effective.
3 Reasons to Go on Mission this Summer

3 Reasons to Go on Mission This Summer

Why students should consider a mission term this summer.
College Doesn’t Change Your Heart, It Reveals It

College Doesn’t Change Your Heart, It Reveals It

“What our students need is the one thing Jesus said was necessary: a heart that’s found its rest in him.”
The Key to Making Your Lessons Stick

The Key to Making Your Lessons Stick

A simple way to get your students to internalize the Gospel.
The Importance of Youth Ministry

The Importance of Youth Ministry

"Youth ministry can connect teens to the mission of the church."
Protecting Our Kids From Digital Heroin

Protecting Our Kids From Digital Heroin

"Did you know that the most tech-cautious parents are tech designers and engineers?"
5 Problems Facing American Youth Ministries

5 Problems Facing American Youth Ministries

These issues are causing serious problems.
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