Articles for Youth Leaders

4 Things Millennials Want in Their Leaders

Who are the Millennials, and what do they want in today's leaders?

4.5 Questions with Duffy Robbins

Doug Fields interviews Youth Ministry veteran Duffy Robbins on the subject of leadership.

3 Youth Ministry Predictions for 2011

Greg Stier shares why he believes 2011 will be a great year for youth ministry.

Parenting Millennials: Uncomfortable Responsibilities

The future of Millennials may be at stake unless parents make some important changes.

Every Leader Needs One of These

Doug Fields shares the key to staying in ministry for the long haul.

Reggie Joiner on Parents in Transition

Be ready, every child seems to move in warp speed toward the teenage years.

3 Reasons Good Curriculum Makes Volunteers Better

Doug Fields shares how your leaders will benefit from putting the right curriculum in their hands.

7 Things My Teacher Did to Change My Life

How a Sunday School Teacher changed the life of a teenager.

10 Simple Ways to Change the World

Adam McLane shares 10 simple tips to help change your community.

Fighting Discouragement in Youth Ministry

What's discouraging you right now in Youth Ministry? Whatever you are facing, we have some encouragement for you.

5 Reasons Why You Should Fire More Volunteers

Does your church struggle with managing volunteers? Maybe it's time to clean house.

The Lost Value of Ritual in Youth Ministry

Establishing sacred rituals will set your youth group apart from every other group.

3 Myths About Teenagers

Reggie Joiner encourages leaders not to buy into these three myths about teenagers.

Ministering to Abusive Families

Do you have a game plan for dealing with family abuse in your ministry?

Church-Going Teens Have Higher GPAs

Teens who attend church get better grades, but probably not for the reasons you think.

Study: Are Students More Stressed Now than During the Depression?

Are today's youth more stressed than teens their own age who grew up in the 1930s?

Fragile Family Phenomenon

Forty percent of all babies are born into "fragile" families. Has the church noticed this phenomenon?

I Think I’m Gay: Dialogue with Teens Who Struggle

As youth workers, we need to be ready to walk with students through trials.

New Study: Video Games Not Harmful to Most Students

Contrary to popular belief, video games may not be harmful to teens.

The Gospel According to Hollywood

Sure, you know the classical theologians, but what are today's "new theologians" teaching?

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