Chris Stefanick does an excellent job in this video explaining tolerance, absolute truth, etc. This would be a great video to share with your youth or use to begin a discussion on some hot topics.
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A great new youth ministry video from OutsideDaBox on the Seven Sacraments. You can purchase this from them here.
If you are wanting to do a series on the Four Marks of the Church, we have a good starting lesson plan for you. A Little Background We used this curriculum as the basic outline for a summer missionary program that I coordinate. Teams go from parish to parish for five days at a time […]
Outsidedabox has put out a great video on “praying” the creed instead of just saying it. It is a great video to start off the discussion on the creed and what the creed really means. Check out Outside Da Box and more of their videos on their YouTube channel!
An excellent video by Outside Da Box on prayer.
The popular video by Grassroots Films and the USCCB. An excellent promotion video to use on the beauty of the priesthood. This is only part 1 of 2. Check out part 2 of 2 here.
As I am working through a course in Salvation History I can’t help but think about the beautiful plot we are involved in and relate it to Youth Ministry. This week we were going through the book of Exodus and my professor spoke about the oppression imposed on the Israelites by Pharaoh. He says ”Come, let […]
…In the last post I talked about dreaming big and thinking big AND small about things you would do if you had money to spend in your youth ministry program. This post is some practical things that I have found useful or have seen other people in ministry use to really beef up some of their programs…
…I walked in to the meeting with my budget proposal in hand and a request for $3000 for the entire year. I was never involved in the budgeting process until then and had never spent more than $50 on pizza in a given month so I really thought I was pushing it…
This is number 4 of 10 from our series. Our focus on this post is to talk about starting out with networking and communication, it’s importance, and how effective it can be for your ministry. Why Is It Important? I assume I will write several more posts in the coming days about networking because it […]
This is part 3 of 10 from our series. This time around we are talking about getting parents on your side and helping you out from the beginning. I put this number three because I truly think that after the initial connection with the youth, the parents comes next. Not necessarily getting the parents involved, but developing […]
This is the second of ten from our series. This time we will focus on gathering your core group of students. The idea of forming a core group is actually very scriptural. Christ chose 12 apostles and worked primarily with them to leave his legacy behind. He trained them and taught them allowing them to […]
This is 9 of 10 from our series. This post will focus on media, the great things it does for our youth group, and some tips and tricks that I have used. This may be meant more for a group as it gets bigger, but when it comes to media, it is essential to […]
This is post 8 of 10 from our series. In this post I will give a few hints and ideas regarding games in the beginning stages of a youth group. As mentioned in a previous post I must spend a great deal of time on recruitment and retention for our youth group because the program […]
This is post 7 of 10 from our series. This post will give a little bit of insight on the programming and curriculum that may work well for a small group as a youth group is just beginning. I agree, it is very hard to plan for a small group of people, especially if you […]