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What The Best Student Ministries Are Doing Across The Country


The great thing is I get access to observe what the best student ministries are doing. So over the past few years, I have been taking notes and want to share my notes and observations with the youth ministry community

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Special Needs In Youth Ministry: Dealing With Special Needs Students In Your Youth Group


What kind of ministry do you have for youth with special needs?

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A Student Led Event Gone Wild

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Allowing students to brainstorm a youth ministry event sounds like a great idea, right? Empowering students to lead events that they own guarantees they will invite their friends, right? So, student-led events should be a success, right?

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Applying Nuclear Fission in Youth Ministry: The Necessity To Split Middle School and High School Ministry


How, when and why do you split middle school and high school?

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The Outsiders: Responding To Unchurched Students Who Show Up To Youth Group


My heart gravitates towards the finge-unchurched-postmodern kid. I do enjoy working with the "outsiders" and I am very thrilled when a unchurch kid comes to church. At any given point in any youth ministry program, I am going to be thinking: How are our leaders responding and interacting with these unchurched kids?

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