Free Parent Guide to Cyberbullying

One issue that is prevalent in today's youth culture is the issue of cyberbullying. There has always been bullies. When I was growing up, there were bullies in our school. The bullies are not new, the means to bullying are new. For instance, on sites such as ask.fm, you can anonymously ask bullying questions. Many … Continue reading Free Parent Guide to Cyberbullying

Free Easter Resources for your Youth Ministry

The folks over at youthministry360 have just launched another round of free resources, just in time for Easter. They're giving away three different Easter Bible study lessons, PLUS a set of 10-day Easter devotions for your students. It's solid stuff that will help your teenagers prepare their hearts and minds for Easter. Easter is such … Continue reading Free Easter Resources for your Youth Ministry

Freebie Friday: Internship Application and Expectations

Do you use interns in your student ministry? We do. We try to hire a student ministry intern each and every summer, and it is a huge help. I like it for a number of reasons. You can read a post that I did recently entitled, "Reasons to try to hire interns in your student … Continue reading Freebie Friday: Internship Application and Expectations

[Freebie Friday] “Bring em Up” Youth Group Game

My friend, Austin McCann shared a youth group game recently on his blog that seemed really legit. In my experience, coming up with new innovative and fun games during youth group are hard so I try to regularly share new games that I find. So, check this out: "I’m always looking for quick, easy games … Continue reading [Freebie Friday] “Bring em Up” Youth Group Game

[Freebie Friday] Christmas Lesson- Small Things: A Christmas Story

My friends over at YM360 are giving away a free Christmas lesson for youth pastors. It is a great lesson for you to teach a fresh sermon on the Christmas story. I know for me, we have looked at the Christmas story each year, and it is difficult to keep things fresh since our students … Continue reading [Freebie Friday] Christmas Lesson- Small Things: A Christmas Story

Freebie Friday: 12 days of Freebies from Simply Youth Ministry

My friends over at Simply Youth Ministry are doing the 12 days of freebies. For 12 straight days, they will give away a new freebie each day. These are legit, and it is only day 3! You can already download their Christmas trivia game and some Christmas backgrounds on days 1 & 2. Be sure … Continue reading Freebie Friday: 12 days of Freebies from Simply Youth Ministry

Freebie Friday: Make it or Break it Youth Group Game

Austin McCann shared this free game on his blog that he found from Stuff you can use this week, and I felt that you would enjoy checking it out: I’m always looking for good quality games to do with students. A few weeks ago I ran across a video based game called“Make It or Break … Continue reading Freebie Friday: Make it or Break it Youth Group Game