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Big Ideas About Youth Ministry

March 28, 2017

By: Stephen Hale

3 Views of Atonement and Their Impact on Youth Ministry

As we approach Easter each year, Christians often find themselves contemplating the death and resurrection of…

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Culture

March 28, 2017

By: Scott Gillenwaters

Mentioning the Unmentionable: Sex Ed in the Church (Part 3)

This is part three of a three-part series. Click here to read Part 1 and Part 2.…

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March 27, 2017

By: Sara Galyon

Four on a Couch

This is a great game for over 20 people, with a good mix of boys and…

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March 27, 2017

By: Scott Talley

Evangelism 101

We are now in March and the following questions begin to be asked in our ministry:…

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Big Ideas About Youth Ministry

March 26, 2017

By: Tyler Jarvis

Rethinking our Theology of Evangelism

The biblical conversation on evangelism starts at the very beginning of the Hebrew Bible. I know…

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High School Ministry

March 23, 2017

By: Michael Guyer

Three Elements of a Word-Driven Student Retreat

Would you say your retreats are driven by God’s Word? Retreats can serve many different purposes…

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Featured

March 23, 2017

By: Scott Gillenwaters

Mentioning the Unmentionable: Sex Ed in the Church (Part 2)

This is part two of a three-part series. Click here to read Part 1. Teaching sexuality…

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Featured

March 22, 2017

By: Heather Lea Campbell

7 Overnighter Themes That Will Up Your Game

Overnighters are hands-down the best and worst part of the year—best for our students to build relationships…

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March 21, 2017

By: Paul Turner

Youth Ministry Game: Block Heads

PAUL TURNER is a long-time youth worker, speaker, and blogger of all things youth ministry. He’s the…

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March 21, 2017

By: Chase Snyder

7 Ways To Make Sure Your Volunteers Love Serving At Retreats

Can we all admit that student ministry retreats have a certain level of “weird” involved in…

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The YS Job Bank has been helping churches and youth workers connect since 1997. It’s FREE for youth workers to post resumes and search jobs. Churches can post openings and browse resumes to fill openings.

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Panama City, FL, USA

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Liberty Hill, TX 78642, USA

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Liberty Hill, TX 78642, USA

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March 28, 2017

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4-days of youth ministry training, networking, encouragement, soul care, resources, and more.


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Practical and affordable regional training events for your entire youth ministry team.


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