Category Archives: training

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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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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After GYC (Generation of Youth for Christ Conference)

GYC just ended in Houston. Were you there? Tell us your experience. What will you take away? What were some highlights for you? Do you consider yourself “conservative”? Do you share the concerns expressed, implicitly or explicitly, about right dress, … Continue reading

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2013 World Conference on Youth & Community Service

The World Conference on Youth and Community Services will convene in Pretoria, South Africa from July 1 to 13, 2013. Youth from around the world will participate in this noble cause. The project will bring senior youth and young adults, … 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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Basics of Young Adult Ministry

Jumping off on Allan’s last post, here’s a simple outline I prepared some time ago on the basics of young adult ministry. A. I define young adults as men and women ages 18-35, whether single or married. B.   Goals … Continue reading

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