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Being Filled With the Holy Spirit: Experience the God of Free Refills

How is being filled with the Holy Spirit like receiving unlimited free refills? Share these biblical insights with teens at your church.

4 Things You Might Not Think About When Picking a College

But if your student hasn’t yet made up his or her mind on where to start college, don’t worry! Here are four pieces of advice.

How Long Should You Preach to Students?

How long should you preach to students? This is a common question among youth workers, especially within an American culture where attention spans matter.

Lessons From the Man at the Pool of Bethesda: How to Wait on God

Can you learn lessons from the man at the Pool of Bethesda? Take comfort in these insights from a veteran youth leader.

Student Evangelism: 3 Lies About Teenagers Spreading the Gospel

Student evangelism is one of the most exciting parts of youth ministry. When teens put their faith in Christ, they are excited and refreshed by God's Spirit.

Why Youth Leave the Church: 10 Surprising Reasons Teens Disappear

Why youth leave the church is a challenging, often-discussed topic. Discover 10 surprising reasons why teens leave churches and youth ministries after graduation.

Empowering Youth: Building Leadership Skills in Ministry

Are you empowering the youth at your church? Discover the importance of equipping teens to be leaders.

Caitlin Clark Quotes: 8 Insights About Leadership and Teamwork

Caitlin Clark quotes about basketball are fitting for churchwork and youth ministry. Discover 8 insights about leadership and teamwork.

A God Honoring Way for Teens To Discuss Political Topics

Whether you’re a youth leader, teacher or parent, it’s important to help your teenagers think about and talk about politics respectfully. They can do this in a God honoring way that makes the Gospel look attractive.

The Religious Life of Gen Z

Up until its release, most social commentators have tended to assume that Gen Z is largely apathetic when it comes to religion. But the Deakin researchers found that some of this had to do with how we’ve been asking teens about religion.

A Better Youth Pastor: 3 Self-Improvement Tips to Boost Your Impact

Want to be a better youth pastor and leader? Step up your youth ministry game with these tips.

An Anxious Generation—Now What?

The mental, emotional and spiritual health of our young people—the "anxious generation"—is declining. Are you ready to do something about it?

How Do We Grow in Faith: 7 Steps to Build Teens Up in Christ

How do we grow in faith is at the core of youth ministry. Begin with these 7 simple steps for faith development.

How To Make Youth Camp Count

I’ll never forget going to youth camp for the first time. That camp did five simple things I’ve rarely seen replicated at other camps.

4 Truths the Next Generation Needs To Know About the Church

You don’t have to look far to find stats, articles, or books on what’s wrong with the church today and how the next generation of young people is leaving in droves upon their high school graduation.

God’s Character: How We Reflect God to the World Around Us

Want to know how to reflect God's character? Discover Bible-based insights from a former youth pastor.

How to Fast for God: Beginners Guide to the Spiritual Discipline of Fasting

Wondering how to fast for God? Here's a helpful beginners guide to the spiritual discipline of fasting.

Prayer Topics for Youth Ministry: Resources for Leaders, Teens & Parents

Need prayer topics for youth ministry and parenting? These resources will help youth ministers, teens, and parents talk to God.

Bonfire Ideas for Youth Group: Ignite Faith, Fellowship & Friendships

Bonfire ideas for youth group extend well beyond goofy songs and gooey snacks. They're fantastic opportunities for faith growth, connection, and laughter.

Why Should Students Consider a Christian College?

As a parent of teenagers, I see enormous value in the Christian college's approach to forming “whole and holy persons. Here’s why all Christian teenagers should consider a Christian university as part of their search.

Digital Expert Brad Hill Shares With Ed Stetzer What ‘Spiritually Open’...

Brad Hill joins “The Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast” to explain just how valuable a resource the internet can be for pastors and why digital ministry is not merely an on-ramp to get people into church.

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