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Why Parents Matter in Youth Ministry Intentionally or not, many parents end up delegating spiritual growth and discipleship for their teens to the “professionals” — youth pastors and leaders like you. After all, it’s your job. You’ve been trained; you have the experience. You know how to talk to young people. But though youth leaders…


If there’s one thing youth can detect from a mile away, it’s inauthenticity — especially in authority figures like parents, teachers and pastors. This applies...

As the church around the world continues to age, it’s clear youth ministry needs a boost. Church congregations are growing older, but young people aren’t...

What Actually Works? To many, the word “marketing” when attached to ministry can feel a little misaligned or even inappropriate. Shouldn’t we stay humble and...