Youth Leaders

How to Give an Effective Missions Testimony

How to Give an Effective Missions Testimony

If you want to share what God showed you and your students on a mission trip, try these tips.
30 Lessons on Life and Ministry

30 Lessons on Life and Ministry

A 30-year-old explains what he's learned along the way.
How You Can Live Like a Rock Star on a Youth Pastor's Salary

How You Can Live Like a Rock Star on a Youth Pastor’s Salary

There are numerous tricks for how to enjoy life and still look good while working in youth ministry.
4 Super Effective Ways to Motivate Spiritually Apathetic Teenagers

4 Super Effective Ways to Motivate Spiritually Apathetic Teenagers

Break up the hard ground of apathy with a massive prayer effort.
Kara Powell: #1 Reason Youth Leave the Church—And How to Reverse the Trend

Kara Powell: #1 Reason Youth Leave the Church—And How to Reverse the Trend

"On purpose, raise tough questions about what’s happening in our world."
Conquer the Youth Lock-In, Before it Conquers You

Conquer the Youth Lock-In, Before It Conquers You

The term youth ministry is synonymous with youth lock-in. Teenagers like being together and staying up all night and telling everyone about it the...
3 Confessions from a Parent to a Youth Minister

3 Confessions From a Parent to a Youth Minister

What parents really want you to know.
10 Things Youth Leaders MUST Do

10 Things Youth Leaders MUST Do

If you want to truly help your students, do these things.
How to Apologize When You Mess Up

How to Apologize When You Mess Up

We all mess up and we all say we're sorry, but we don't all apologize well.
The Top 3 Qualities in a Youth Ministry Hire

The Top 3 Qualities in a Youth Ministry Hire

What one experienced youth minister looks for in a new hire.
How Your Temperament Will Impact Your Ministry

How Your Temperament Will Impact Your Ministry

Are you alive doing what you do, or is it deadening? Your temperament can empower or debilitate you in your ministry.
4 Essential Aspects of Addressing Sexuality with Teenagers

4 Essential Aspects of Addressing Sexuality With Teenagers

"The kitchen table and living room are perhaps the best places for this discussion."
How to Help Kids Attack the Number One Lie They Hear

How to Help Kids Attack the Number One Lie They Hear

Part 2: How to help your students take a stand for truth in a constantly changing world.
4 Tips for Kicking Off Your Fall

4 Tips for Kicking Off Your Fall

The fall seems to bring tons of opportunities for friendship evangelism and a boost of momentum.
The 11 Roles Your Team Must Fill

The 11 Roles Your Team Must Fill

From volunteers to staff, these are the roles that your group must fulfill.
The Number One Lie the World Tells Our Students

The Number One Lie the World Tells Our Students

Part 1: What you need to help your kids stand up against.
One Of The Many Problems Youth Pastors Face: What To Do When A Youth Pastor and Senior Pastor Don’t Align

One of the Many Problems Youth Pastors Face: What to Do When a Youth...

How can the youth pastor/senior pastor relationship improve?
5 Ways to Care for Your Team

5 Ways to Care for Your Team

How to attend to the needs of your staff and volunteers.
A Mid-Year Checkup: How Are You Doing?

A Mid-Year Checkup: How Are You Doing?

Some resources to help you the rest of the way.
Is it Necessary to Split Middle and High Schoolers?

Is It Necessary to Split Middle and High Schoolers?

How, when and why do you split middle school and high school?
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