Youth Leaders

Youth Leaders

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 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.

Quick and Easy Christmas Games for Your Youth Group

Quick and Easy Christmas Games for Your Youth Group

Four favorite games guaranteed to add that extra sparkle to your Christmas fellowship or get together.
Scary Stats, Youth Ministry, and Hope for the Future

Scary Stats, Youth Ministry and Hope for the Future

Thinking about the scary stats about the spiritual condition of this next generation?
Why Youth Pastors Need to Multiply Leadership

Why Youth Pastors Need to Multiply Leadership

Exhausted, alone and too many people are coming at you for too much stuff? Youth pastor, you need to multiply leadership.
How Healthy is Your Relationship With Your Pastor?

How Healthy Is Your Relationship With Your Pastor?

How to tell if you're in the right spot.
What Is Purity Really All About?

What Is Purity Really All About?

A message about purity kids need to hear.

The Most Important Thing You Could Do for Students This Week

I didn't do anything last week that mattered more to my students than the time I took to do this.
Parents: 5 Reasons to Keep Your Students in Youth Group

Parents: 5 Reasons to Keep Your Students in Youth Group

Don't let your kids miss out on these 5 vital reason to stay plugged into youth group.
Bridge the Gap Between Church and School

Bridge the Gap Between Church and School

Five steps and three principles to bridge the gap between church and school for your students.
How to Help Teens Deal with Difficult Situations at Home

How to Help Teens Deal With Difficult Situations at Home

"There’s no such thing as a perfect family, but some of our teens face a more difficult situation at home than others," says Rachel Blom.
7 Essentials for Youth Small Group Leaders

7 Essentials for Youth Small Group Leaders

Youth small groups can be tricky, but hopefully these essentials will help you create a wonderful small group experience for you and for the students you serve.
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Why Student Ministry Is Failing in Most Churches

Before we begin, you need to know that I spent years as a student participating, as a volunteer serving, and as a pastor leading in the student ministry trenches.
5 Tips for Discipline and Disruption in Junior High Ministry

5 Tips for Discipline and Disruption in Junior High Ministry

How you handle discipline with junior highers will communicate a lot about how you love them.
What Youth Workers Should Do With Angry Parents

What Youth Workers Should Do With Angry Parents

No matter who’s at fault, I have found the two silver bullets to de-escalate just about every major conflict between angry parents and youth workers.
Holding on to Hope: 12 Truths for Parents Whose Kids Wander Away From Faith

Holding on to Hope: 12 Truths for Parents Whose Kids Wander Away From Faith

Faith is a personal, lifelong discovery, with many detours and bumps in the road. Your kids’ faith journey is THEIR journey, not yours.
11 Keys to Building a Youth Ministry Network

11 Keys to Building a Youth Ministry Network

I'm confident that we can strategically plan meetings that will be of interest and will have a greater impact on youth workers and ultimately students.
Is This the Most Stressed Out Generation in History?

Is This the Most Stressed Out Generation in History?

How to help out our very overwhelmed students.
5 Ways to Keep the Next Generation in Church

5 Ways to Keep the Next Generation in Church

Lots of information abounds on next generation young people leaving the church. But not all leave; many stay, thrive and are impacting the world for Christ. Why do they stay?
Why You Should Raise PKs in the Ministry

Pastor’s Kids: Why You Should Raise PKs in the Ministry

Being a youth worker is a calling and so is being a parent. Raising your pastor's kid in the ministry is good for both them and the ministry.
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Lawnmower Parents and Snowflake Spirituality

Lawnmower parents are creating a generation that has no idea what to do when they actually encounter struggle.”
Taking Care of the Introverts in Your Ministry

Taking Care of the Introverts in Your Ministry

One-third to one-half of the students in our youth ministries are introverts. And in my ministry experiences, three-quarters of our programs and ideas nurture the extroverted nature.
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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.