A topic for discussion: Teenagers belong in the church, not in a youth group with a “holding tank” mentality.
Is it okay for a student leader to graduate from high school and return to youth group to serve as an adult youth leader?
We buy prescriptions from experts in hopes that it will cure our problems. Does this correlate to ministry?
Should youth ministry be separated by jr high and sr high or is a different age division better for youth group?
Some youth group kids appear to be very committed to Christ and growing spiritually, but are they actually committed to the youth pastor or to the church?
Typical youth ministry allows the church to place inappropriate expectations on youth leaders and leaves everyone feeling frustrated.
Keep your presentations short and use storytelling effectively to wow your audience and leave maximum impact.
Some groups use games, other’s don’t. Which is the right way to go in using games at youth group and why?
These are some of the general questions I ask or listen for during my conversations with a youth pastor search committee.