Posts Tagged ‘youth pastors’

Get Off The Couch!

This is an activity that we did six years ago and are planning to do in September. Recently we had a Teen Department reunion and many of our graduated teenagers mentioned this as their favorite activity. I hope it helps. Enjoy! Items Needed: 1 Couch Per team Objective: To take as many different pictures with…

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The Gauntlet

  The Gauntlet is an awesome activity that can be modified to accommodate any teen group. The concept of the gauntlet is to play a series of games while competing for points. The team at the end of the night wins the Gauntlet.

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Christmas Lights

Activity: Viewing Christmas Lights as Youth Group   Description: Recently we took our youth group to the “Lights Under Louisville” located in Louisville, KY. It gets its title for the fact that the lights are located in a cave under part of the city of Louisville. This was a very fun and unique activity, I…

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Tackling the Troubles that Target Timothys- COMFORT

2 Timothy 3:12- “Yea, and all will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.” Throughout this second epistle to Timothy Paul utilizes such phrases as “endure hardness,” “endure afflictions,” and in our text verse , “suffer persecution.” Paul portrays to young Timothy the truth that being in the ministry is not for the momma’s…

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How to Walk with God

John 4:23-24 “But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him. God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” -To walk with God, we must be filled…

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Tips for a Successful Teen Church

Proverbs 2:2-5  My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and hide my commandments with thee; 2 So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding; 3 Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding; 4 If thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as for…

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Thank God for one

Luke 17:11-19   (vs. 15) “And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, and with a loud voice glorified God,”

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Why Revival Doesn’t Work

II Chron 7:10-15 And on the three and twentieth day of the seventh month he sent the people away into their tents, glad and merry in heart for the goodness that the LORD had shewed unto David, and to Solomon, and to Israel his people. Thus Solomon finished the house of the LORD, and the…

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The Christian Life – It’s a Balancing Act

Joshua 1:8 “This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.” To have successful balance in…

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Getting Teens to Talk

I Kings 12:6-8 And king Rehoboam consulted with the old men, that stood before Solomon his father while he yet lived, and said, How do ye advise that I may answer this people? And they spake unto him, saying, If thou wilt be a servant unto this people this day, and wilt serve them, and…

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