Poll: Do you do Family Devotions with your Kids/Teens

I want to poll all parents to find out if they do family devotions with their kids. If you do family devotions, would you mind sharing below in the comment section to let us know what curriculum, devotional book, or series you go through with your kids?

Round 3: Best Youth Ministry Blog Post of 2012

                Would you be willing to vote one more time for my post? I know many of you have voted up to this point, and I certainly appreciate it, but I am going to continue to need your vote to move on. I am now in round 3, … Continue reading Round 3: Best Youth Ministry Blog Post of 2012

[Poll] Do you do a Student Ministry Activity or Retreat Over Christmas Break

I have heard many youth pastors talk about retreats and activities that they hold over Christmas break since the students are out of school. I have heard of many youth conferences going on as well during that time to utilize some time of spiritual refreshment in the lives of the students over the break. I … Continue reading [Poll] Do you do a Student Ministry Activity or Retreat Over Christmas Break

Poll: Does Your Church Have An Active College Ministry

We are working at revamping our college ministry at our church. I want to get your input on what your church does. Below is a quick poll asking if your church has an active college ministry. Then, in the comment section, let me know how active, and what the structure of it looks like:

[Poll] Do you plan a student ministry event on the 4th of July

I was wondering what other student pastors do on the 4th of July. For us, many people are out-of-town so an event has not typically worked that high. This year, the 4th of July came on a Wednesday so we decided to do a patriotic service and cook out. We had a good attendance, but … Continue reading [Poll] Do you plan a student ministry event on the 4th of July

[Poll] How do you handle curriculum/using others’ notes

This has been on mind here lately, and I was wondering how you use curriculum/others' notes. I share my sermon notes sometimes on here, and I have even downloaded other people's sermon notes. I want to know if you use them verbatim, or do you change them up to fit your own? I would love … Continue reading [Poll] How do you handle curriculum/using others’ notes

[Poll] Do you split Jr/Sr in your student ministry?

I have been battling the idea of splitting up our junior high and our senior high ministry. They are so drastically different in what they face, in their personality, and in their thinking that it could be a positive thing to split. However, we have seen our largest attendance during our Wednesday night program as … Continue reading [Poll] Do you split Jr/Sr in your student ministry?