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.

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Generation Z … Parenting Pro Tips for Their Millennial Parents

Are you a parent raising, or youth pastor leading, Generation Z kids?
Youth Pastor, Do You Love Your Church?

Youth Pastor, Do You Love Your Church?

Do you love your church? Love should motivate me to be at my best as I serve in the church.
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The Continually Critical Parent: How Teachers and Ministers Can Engage Them

Dealing with a constantly critical parent who just can't seem to say anything nice.
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How to Help Parents of Teens Who Don’t Want to Go to Church

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Youth Group Games: 7 Easy Circle Games

Need a couple of easy youth group games to keep in your back pocket?
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True Love Waits: Suggestions for a More Holistic Purity Culture

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Anti Porn: How Porn Hides on Popular Teen Apps

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Youth Pastor: Are You a Controversy Addict?

Youth Pastor: Are You a Controversy Addict?

Are you a controversy addict? For some of us, this rush of ‘rightness’ and ‘winning’ can subversively become the primary mover in our lives and as such becomes a true addiction.
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5 Messages Youth Need to Hear

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Why It’s OK for Youth Pastors to Not Hang Out With Students

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Confronting Addiction in Leadership

Confronting Addiction in Leadership

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What to Do When a Student Leader Goes Bad

What to Do When a Student Leader Goes Bad

Student leaders can be our greatest joy in youth ministry.
How to Teach Boys to Respect Women

How to Teach Boys to Respect Women

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How to Launch New Ideas for Ministry and Beyond

How to Launch New Ideas for Ministry and Beyond

You want to launch new ideas—new ministry, position, event or program.
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Why Lone Youth Pastors Feel Desperation in Ministry

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Walking With Students Through Depression

Walking With Students Through Depression

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How to Disciple a Teenager Well

“How can we equip teenagers to truly live out their faith in a world full of distractions?”

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The #1 Reason Youth Leaders Quit

The list of reasons why many youth leaders quit youth ministry could go on and on.
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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.