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Four Reasons You Should Have A Youth Ministry Website

Yesterday, I wrote about why you shouldn’t have a youth ministry website. It sounds a bit hypocritical of me, because I have my own youth ministry website and I create youth websites for other youth pastors. ...

Airborne Ice cream

Here’s a great game/event idea submitted by a member of our Youthmin Community, Aaron Thompson. I’ll let his words explain the event: Last night was our kickoff night for the ministry year.  Our goal ...

Guest Post: Lessons from my first day in Student Ministry

I will never forget my first day on staff, walking into the office, and seeing “Student Minister” on the door. That moment was equal parts awesome and what in the world were these people thinking. I was ...

Review of #SYMC

The Simply Youth Ministry Conference was fantastic. I know I said that I would blog every second of it, but I was completely naive of the mixture of exhaustion and rejuvenation I would be experiencing. There were so ...

Youth Ministry Spiritual Growth vs. Numerical Growth | Youth Ministry RoundTable #6

In this episode of the Youth Ministry Roundtable, our contributors discuss the old saying “What you win them with is what you win them to,” the idea that often times it’s easiest to focus on ...

How Would You Spend $4,000 In Your Ministry

I have come up on the dilemma of being at the end of my fiscal year and still have four thousand dollars left in my budget. This is a unique problem for me as I do youth ministry in a military setting. This means ...

4 questions to help Youth Ministry Event planning

Youth Ministry event planning, like it or not, is one of the major tasks of a youth minister, and one that requires such balance. If you plan too many events, parents start to complain, you spend more time away from ...

Youth Group Lock-in's + a giveaway

Yesterday, we shared this Youth Ministry Meme on our Facebook page, and it got a pretty great response from people sharing and commenting on it all day. But it also pointed out two huge school’s of thought ...

Instagram for Announcements?

Asking a 12th grade student if they’ve checked their email is like asking them if they remembered to clean behind the toilet when they cleaned their bathroom. They hate it, they think it’s dumb, but ...

Facebook Timeline Cover

Want to get the word out about some upcoming events in your ministry? Or maybe just highlight different aspects of it. Either way, this photoshop template for a Facebook cover works great for advertising several ...