Barna State of Youth Ministry Report

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Youth Specialties and YouthWorks commissioned Barna Group to launch a study of youth ministry. The research resulted in “The State of Youth Ministry: A Study of the Goals, Gains and Growing Pains of Discipling Teens Today.”
This definitive work, full of objective research on how churches actually do youth ministry, whether it’s effective and why, is now available for purchase exclusively from Youth Specialties.
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Teen activities according to parents


It is our prayer that this report informs and equips you to joyfully obey as you walk alongside teens in the footsteps of Jesus.

– David Kinnaman, president of Barna Group

Get a Glimpse at what the Barna Report Offers

Included in the report are Q&As with some of the leading thinkers in youth ministry today, a summary of challenges facing teens and youth groups and five key components—along with conversation topics—to instilling faith in teens. Also included are helpful infographics summarizing and comparing the feedback of senior pastors, youth pastors and parents.
Biggest Challenges for Youth Ministries 2016 Senior and Youth Pastors Goals of Youth Ministry Teen activities according to parents
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