Youth Ministry Articles
When young people feel seen and heard, their faith readiness becomes apparent. Valued, confirmands become engaged in authentic community where deep examination of belief and practice matter. Such a dynamic climate sustains a confirmation program, strengthens the host congregation, and retains youth after they are confirmed. The data shows that teenagers are already motivated to participate.
Aquí hay 7 cualidades que pueden ser necesarias, quizás imprescindibles, en un maestro de Escuela Dominical para niños y adolescentes en español.
Naming everyday situations with faith words helps teens articulate their walk with God. Leaders guide and model, helping youth see God at work around them and in them.
These Are Our Bodies invites parents and church leaders into the serious, hopeful work of integrating body and soul. The series includes a foundational book as well as leader guides, participant workbooks and parent books for preschool through high school, as well as a young adult module.
Adult chaperones who engage with young people are blessed with the gift of seeing the world through exuberant young eyes. It can be exhausting and energizing, maddening and inspiring. But there is simply nothing else like immersing yourself, as an adult, into a group of young people.
The Gospel of Luke is filled with powerful teaching and exciting parables. Teens and youth can get in on the fun as well. Mindy Boynton offers teaching tips and ways to engage your youth group with Luke.