This outreach idea has a little something for everybody. It has purpose, fun, creativity, and it’s gospel-centric. It’s actually pretty cool for me to look back and think how this event morphed and unfolded into a highly effective outreach event for our Student Ministry. Check out the different stages of our “Mission & Movie Night”: […]
Christian articles and blog posts that will give you practical evangelism ideas, suggestions for outreach activities, and other tips and resources for you to train your teens to share the gospel, make disciples, and grow your youth ministry.
It’s football season! Life doesn’t get much better than this. And as a Youth Pastor, I love getting out on Friday nights for our High School’s home football games. It is a fantastic way for me to connect with so many of our students and parents who are spectators in the crowd and to support our […]
I love Costco. There I said it! It’s one part entertainment (admit it, you too have watched most of a movie on their big-screens), one part grocery, one part household (seriously, do we need that much T-P?) and all parts AWESOME! One of the things I like most is the free samples! Why yes, I’d […]
Ever seen a sign for a “Free Car Wash,” excitedly driven up, and then felt sort of forced into giving a donation? Or ever led a car wash like that and seen the look on people’s face fall when you ask for a donation? We just completed a fundraising car wash, so I understand the […]
Facebook continues to grow as the largest social media hub used by just about every demographic. I even heard on the news this week that Facebook cracked the Forbes 500 list for 2012-13. With such momentum behind one of the most ingenious social media tools, there is great opportunity to use Facebook and leverage it […]
In 20 years of working with youth, the Christmas Party was always one of my favorite regularly scheduled youth group activities. It marked the end of the fall and provided a nice change-of-pace from the norm. Below is a list of five Christmas Party ideas and how you can use them to present the good […]