YouthMin - Resource for Youth Ministry
It’s Friday… But Sunday’s Coming

I’ve always loved this sermon clip, especially on Good Friday. If you’ve never seen it, check it out, I’m sure you’ll enjoy it. Then share it with your friends and family today.    

Why I write my own Youth Ministry Curriculum

We’ve been going through a bit of transition with YouthMin.org the last two months as some of the most active contributors have moved to new ministries, had babies, etc. etc. But we’ve also been going ...

The importance of Time in Youth Ministry

Last year at the Orange Conference, the theme was Focus, but really it should have just been Time, because that’s what everything came down to. I remember how Reggie Joiner would bring out this big jar of ...

Youth Group Game: Moose Moose

Here is a game we’ve been playing in our ministry for years, and is always a crowd favorite yet requires no materials and nothing to set up. The hardest part of the game is getting students to fully understand ...

Looking for signs of growth in Student Ministry

I’ve been going through a ton of old files on my computer looking for something that a friend asked for, and in the process, I’ve been laughing at myself a ton. Designs that, at the time, I thought were ...

Youth Group Game: Heads Up!

The other day I stumbled onto a great game that is PERFECT for small groups. We played it at our Leaders party this past week and they all loved it, but I know students will have a blast with it as well. It ...

Youth group game: Peanut Butter Pong

This is a really easy game to play and fairly easy to set up. You’ll just need a cheap loaf of bread and jar of peanut butter. The way we play is with two teams going against each other, and this requires ...

Why Small Group Leaders are so important to Youth Ministry

I grew up in a pretty big youth group in California, with a ton of kids, a ton of leaders, and an amazing Youth Pastor. I’ve long credited my Youth Pastor as one of the biggest influences in my life, and his ...