Taking the pain out of establishing new youth leaders

It’s a very time-consuming process to establish youth leaders with background checks, interviews, references, and more.

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Study scripture for depth, not speed [Time Out]

Do you study scripture to put your time in and get through the text, or do you read it to learn, to grow, be challenged and go deep?

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Free 9/11 PowerPoint motion background [Freebie Friday]

Download a PowerPoint motion background loop video for free! This loop is perfect for 9/11 church services.

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The Super Bowl of pop-youth culture

MTV’s Video Music Awards reflect where pop-youth culture is and helps youth workers understand our youth groups a bit more.

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4 ways youth workers can increase their income

How we stretched our money and increased our income while serving in ministry.

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This hurricane makes me evaluate my perspective [Time Out]

I do a lot of reflection in the middle of a hurricane like this. It makes me evaluate my perspective and be thankful for many things.

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What does extended adolescence mean for youth ministry?

There’s a lot of research surrounding the idea of “extended adolescence,” but what implications does it have for youth ministry?

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Creation lesson plan with student handout [Freebie Friday]

Download this free lesson plan on Genesis 1 and the Creation story for youth groups!

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Assessment questions for your team’s communication [Links ‘n...

Articles from around the web about youth ministry, including a post with questions to use when assessing your team’s communication.

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Using video to reach teenagers on YouTube

Join us in answering teens’ questions about life on YouTube!

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