Youth Leaders

Youth leaders face daunting cultural and leadership challenges as the lead their church’s youth ministry. More than ever, youth pastors need youth ministry leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times for young people. churchleaders.com is dedicated to providing youth ministry resources and information for every youth pastor. If you serve on a church staff as senior high leader, youth ministry leader, student minister, next gen leader, junior high minister, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral resources and connections to a community of youth leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Youth ministry leaders from every denomination find free resources, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and articles they are looking for here at churchleaders.com. Join millions of youth ministry leaders who look to us for resources and encouragement for youth ministry leadership.

Leading your youth ministry is not only about teaching and building relationships, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.

Helping Students Transition to High School

Help middle school students transition to your high school ministry with these tips.

Teaching Students Purity

What if a million students committed their lives to purity?

The Youth Pastor is a Stray Dog

Dear brothers and sisters... I want to describe for you two types of dog. The first is my beautiful and wonderful Zoe....

New Blog to Check Out: The Landing – Celebrate Recovery for Students

The Landing launches at Saddleback Church in January 2011. Click here to check out their blog. You can also fill out their form to...

Honoring & Engaging Your Last Year Students

Posted by: Heather Flies Some of us call it junior high ministry… some call it middle school ministry… some have 6-8th grades… some 7-8th grades…...

Free Discussion Guide: "California Gurls," by Katy Perry

What's the message behind this chart-topping hit?

Deep Discipleship with Youth

Doug Fields offers tips for an outstanding discipleship retreat for teens.

Free Teaching Resource: Who Is Jesus?

At some point everyone asks, "Who is Jesus?"

Free Teaching Package: Which Chair Are You In?

In which chair are your students seated: confusion, compromise, or commitment?
12 Strategies That Prevent Youth Pastors from Going Crazy

12 Strategies That Prevent Youth Pastors From Going Crazy

Maintaining a healthy psyche while in youth ministry is extremely important.

Free Media Package: You, School & God

Remind your over-scheduled students to live out their faith everyday.

Free Video: Retro John 3:16

A familiar verse in bright, bold colors with a retro 70s feel.

Small Groups = Life Groups

Well, we made the change from calling them small groups to calling them life groups – it only took me a year...

Whatever Happened to College Ministry?

Reggie Joiner, Abbie Smith and Chuck Bomar share why young adults are disengaging from the church and what we can do about it.

Barna: Disturbing News on Youth Evangelism

A new study shows a decline of faith-related behavior by young evangelical Christians.

Free Video: Pop Quiz

Surprise your students with a pop quiz!

Free Media Package: You Pick

Engage your students by asking them to choose the topics.

Free Media Package: My Soul Sings

A journey through the book of Psalms.

Free Background: The Sweetest Thing

"Sweetest Thing" logo in doughnut-style font.

Random Facts Graphics

"In the weightlessness of space, a frozen pea will explode if it comes in contact with Pepsi."
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Youth Leaders

Today’s youth leaders face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, youth pastors need leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times for young people. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every youth pastor. If you serve on a church staff as senior high leader, student minister, next gen leader, junior high minister, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral resources and connections to a community of youth leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Youth leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of youth ministry leaders who look to us for resources and encouragement for youth ministry leadership.

Leading your youth ministry is not only about teaching and building relationships, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.