Category Archives: ignition

YG University: Help for the Local Church

Over the past ten years, Younger Generation Church [YG] has learned a great deal about young adult ministry in the local context. We’ve experienced great successes and seen our share of failures, but through it all we’ve been humbled by what GOD … Continue reading

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Young Adult Ministry Training @ Equipped for Ministries Convention

It’s time to register for Equipped for Ministries, Southwestern Union’s ministries training event coming to Frisco, Texas, August 28-31, 2014, offering certification and training by experts in a variety of church ministry disciplines. Inspiration, Equipping, Fellowship and Empowerment. For more … Continue reading

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Young Adult Ministry: LOST to LIFE

“I’m enthusiastic about Young Adult Ministry. . . So now what?” The 2013 NAD Year End Meeting presentation on Young Adult LIFE was a home run, having many Adventist leaders and administrators excited about young adult ministry. So what’s next … Continue reading

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“Do you love your traditions more than your children?”

Barna Group President, David Kinnaman posed this poignant question to over 600 registrants attending You Lost Me. Live! this Spring, hosted by Arlington Seventh-day Adventist Church in Texas.  The question struck close to home as local congregations are witnessing 59% … Continue reading

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That Which Was LOST May Be Found

“You Lost Me.” A difficult phrase to hear from anyone, but when the demographic research of the Barna Group points to upwards of 60% of young adults saying this about their church experience, it is a sobering sentiment indeed.  The … Continue reading

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Ignition 2012

Over the last decade, we have provided young adult ministry training across the North American Division and beyond.  Under the branding of IGNITION, we have seen several local conferences continue this training in their context, giving special emphasis to helping … Continue reading

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Young Adult Ministry Starter Pak 2: RELATIONSHIPS

We are all being called into transformational relationships with young adults, all of us. Administrators, educators, pastors, ministry directors, community leaders, and parents – all of us have a vital role to play in mentoring new generations.  Our present and … Continue reading

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