Tag Archives: youth ministry

Mission Trip Fundraising

So you have started planning your mission trip. You know about how many youth will go on the trip, you have your week reserved at the location of your choice, and you have a budget. Good for you!  Now, how will you pay for the trip?  That’s what this article is all about!  (If you don’t have the initial planning ...

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C2K Dallas Summer Mission Trip Opportunities

Looking for a GREAT summer Mission trip in the Dallas, Texas area?  Check out www.c2kDallas.org C2K specializes in Junior High Mission trips with an intern staff to lead your group for the week.  C2K is an all-inclusive experience of urban mission.  Teams can choose to work on housing, churches, and reading with inner-city children.  Meals and supplies are included in ...

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Bible Study or Sunday School Lesson 5

The Life Of A Disciple In The World The Virtues & Fruits of the Spirit Session 5: Love Core Teaching: Love is a core part of Christian life and belief.  Without Love, we are not who God created us to be.  Christians love. Session Goals: To help students reflect on the Virtue of Love as a Fruit of the Spirit ...

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Parents Are Youthworkers 24/7

Last week, I introduced the idea of C.A.R.E. Parents are most successful when they show Competence, Assurance, Reconciliation and Empathy. After a few emails this week concerning specific issues with youth parents, I thought I’d spend a few lines describing my approach to parenting. 1)    There is no normal. Family forms and constellations are more varied than ever before. What ...

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Calling Out For Mercy- God With Us

I enjoyed listening to my intern preach a couple of weeks ago. Her text was Luke 17:11-19: the story of Jesus healing 10 lepers. Something struck me this time as I listened to this very familiar story: The lepers were standing off at a distance, as the law required, as they “called out” to Jesus,  “Jesus, Master, have mercy on ...

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Mission Trip Planning – It’s Time!

So it’s almost November and you are beginning to settle in to the rhythm of Fall. You have your Fall programs started and planned out (hopefully through the end of the year!). And it’s too early to worry about Summer yet, right? Wrong!

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Letter from Terry Carty

Terry Carty | Senior Consultant | Youthworker Movement

I remain dedicated to strengthening youth ministry and to equipping adults who are in ministry with young people. But recently I have had an increasing yearning to be back in local church ministry. With Gods help I will find balance serving as a pastor and continuing to be available to teach, speak and write about effective youth ministry. I remember ...

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