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Dare 2 Share LIVE
What is Dare 2 Share LIVE?
Teens desperately need the hope of Christ, and their peers are the best possible messengers of that hope. Imagine what could happen in our communities if every teen, everywhere, heard the Gospel from a friend. Through Dare 2 Share LIVE, youth ministries around the world are uniting to activate young people to reach their world with the message of Jesus.
This on-demand video training event you can do in your own community ignites your teens’ hearts for the lost, equips them with a clear Gospel message, and activates them to step out to serve and share.
Why it Works
Evangelism accelerates the discipleship process like nothing else does! When students share the Gospel, especially with their peers, they ask questions, pray deeply and learn to depend on the Holy Spirit. Plus, they get to participate in the Cause of Christ, making disciples who make disciples. Dare 2 Share LIVE is a global movement with local impact as communities are impacted by the Gospel and teens are transformed as they share.
What People are Saying
I love the ministry of Dare 2 Share! They are doing evangelism training better than anyone. If you are a youth leader, get #Dare2ShareLive on your calendar. Please. Just try it out.
Dare 2 Share Live was incredible! 11 students indicated that they trusted Christ and students shared the Gospel 135 times during our outreach time! God is working and may he continue to show his love!
PICC Student Ministry
Pawley's Island Community Church
Speakers & Artists
Greg Stier is the founder of Dare 2 Share Ministries. For 29 years, God has used Greg and Dare 2 Share to reach over a million teenagers, inspiring and training them to share the Gospel and reach their generation for Christ. He’s a widely known expert on youth ministry, teenagers, and evangelism, a witty and passionate speaker, and a prolific author of numerous evangelistic books and articles.
Jerrod Gunter is the Next Generation Pastor at New Direction Christian Church in Memphis, Tennessee. At New Direction, Jerrod initiated a youth movement called “Riot Starters” which equips students to take prayer and evangelism to their schools and communities. As a result of “Riot Starters,” Jerrod’s teens have become devoted Christ-followers and hundreds of unsaved students have put their faith in Jesus.Jerrod is a long-time friend of Dare 2 Share and we can’t wait for him to share his wisdom, ministry experience, and contagious passion for Christ as a speaker at Dare 2 Share LIVE this year!
Zane Black spent years looking for all the crazy excitement and adventure life has to offer, but it almost cost him his life. After years of cheap thrills and temporary highs, Zane experienced a radical encounter with Jesus that changed him forever. Now, his passion is to help young people encounter Jesus for themselves and go “all in” for the gospel. Zane has spoken at numerous Dare 2 Share events and the 2019 Winter Jam tour, written books, served with Torchbearers International, and leads a ministry called Lovin Life.
After growing up with cultural Christianity, Gustavo put his faith in Christ at age 23, while completing his master’s degree in child and adolescent psychopathology at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain. Since then, he’s had a passion to share his faith and teach others to do the same. Besides being a youth leader for almost a decade now, Gustavo has also had the opportunity to train thousands of teenagers throughout the years. Currently he’s the Spanish ministry specialist for Dare 2 Share Ministries and lives in Puerto Rico with his wife, Sasha, and their two children, Dylan and Nailah May.
Mecky Cruz has been passionate about building theKingdom of God all her life. Among her greatest achievements is building her life with her husband Ricky for the past 11 years. She is currently the Pastor of the north campus of Mar Azul Church in Arecibo, Puerto Rico. Throughout her life, Mecky has led various ministries including children, youth, and young adults. Her heart is to reach young people in the same way she was reached and help them see themselves as an essential and vital part of the church’s future. For the past few years, she has focused on training and equipping leaders across the island through conferences, events, and the creation of leadership content through her podcast. She is currently the Spanish Ministry Coordinator at Dare 2 Share. One of the things she enjoys the most is eating snow cones with her husband on the beaches of her hometown Camuy.
Dare 2 Share LIVE 2023 kicks off on November 11, 2023 to start a movement of youth-led Gospel conversations that will spread across the globe. The on-demand video content can be accessed anytime.
This year, the event is shifting from a single-day livestream broadcast to on-demand video content. What’s good about this change?
- With the new Dare 2 Share LIVE model, groups can participate in any way and timing that works for them. They can do this on a different day or split it over multiple days. Groups will be able to have the full experience on any day, not just 11/11.
- Making the content no longer time-bound allows groups from any time-zone around the world to join at a time that works for their group, so that evangelism and outreach will be happening around the world constantly in that 24-hour period (and beyond!).
- The event no longer requires a strong internet connection, so it opens up new opportunities for venues if groups are able to connect to the internet to download the video files first and then take them anywhere.
Dare 2 Share LIVE is designed for church youth groups to do together. An adult leader should facilitate the event for the Middle School and High School age students and youth in their church. The training and outreach should be done together and led by an adult. You know your students best, but we’ve seen even unchurched and apathetic teens leave on fire for the Gospel.
Because evangelism accelerates the discipleship process like nothing else does! When students share the Gospel, especially with their peers, they ask questions, pray deeply and learn to depend on the Holy Spirit. Plus, they get to participate in the Cause of Christ, making disciples who make disciples. Dare 2 Share LIVE is a global movement with local impact as communities are impacted by the Gospel and teens are transformed as they share.
There are several ways you can get involved:
- Participate with your youth group — Make plans to be a part of Dare 2 Share LIVE 2023. Join the Insider List to get more information on bringing the live stream to your youth room. Click here to register now for free.
- Tell other youth groups/churches about it — Know a youth group that might want to attend either with your group or on their own? Send them to this link to get them started: www.dare2share.org/events/live
- Help us pray over the event — Every day at 11:11, a.m. and/or p.m., help us pray over this movement of Gospel conversations.
You can also join the Prayer Force Facebook page where over 1,000 people have joined us in prayer and where you will get updates on what we as a ministry are praying for as the event nears.
- Donate — Your generosity makes all of this possible! Please consider financially investing in Dare 2 Share LIVE to help spark revival across the nation. Click here to donate.
Church youth groups are encouraged to join Dare 2 Share LIVE with an adult leader to facilitate the training videos and outreach experience. You’ll also need:
- An internet connection to download the videos
- A way to play them for your group
- Plans for the outreach experience in your community
Upon registration, you’ll get access to the event portal with ideas and plans to facilitate the event with your group.
Dare 2 Share LIVE will be available in English and fully contextualized in Spanish. Learn more about the Spanish event here.
If you can’t be part of the kickoff of the Global Day of Youth Evangelism on November 11, 2023, don’t worry. The videos and training materials will be made available shortly before the day and can be accessed and used later to complete your day of evangelism inspiration and training another time and customize it for what works best for your group
For over 30 years, God has used the ministry of Dare 2 Share to lead a movement that has mobilized more than one million teenagers across the nation to reach their peers with the Good News of Jesus Christ through events and resources.
Led by renowned speaker and author, Greg Stier, we believe that youth leaders who are equipping their students to share their faith are the answer to sparking a Gospel revolution in our nation and around the world.
Dare 2 Share Ministries launched Dare 2 Share LIVE, its first ever simulcast, one-day, evangelism training and outreach event, in 2017 and is coming back for the sixth year on November 12th, 2022!
How to Get Involved
We’re grateful to our incredible ministry partners for coming alongside Dare 2 Share LIVE to see a movement of Gospel conversations launched around the world! Click here to learn more about our partners.
About Dare 2 Share Ministries
For over 30 years, God has used Dare 2 Share Ministries to transform, train, and equip over one million teenagers across the country to share their faith in Jesus. In addition to Dare 2 Share LIVE, D2S offers a weeklong summer camp alternative called Lead THE Cause, multiple books, curriculum, youth leader trainings, and more to realize the vision of every teen, everywhere, hearing the Gospel from a friend.
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