I was recently asked to write an article on global youth ministry for The Youth Culture Report. It will come out soon in sync with YCR’s support of The Youth Cartel‘s Open Paris gathering. As I wrote, I started to smirk to myself that all youth workers will be doing global youth ministry someday. Certainly the global growth of well-organized and structured youth ministry around the world has been phenomenal. But, now there are few places in the US where youth ministries aren’t confronting issues presented by global dynamics.
David Livermore and I provided a resource that can help youth workers recognize those community dynamics and take effective steps to grow their youth ministry and reach out to more students in the community. What Can We Do?: Practical Ways Your Youth Ministry Can Have a Global Conscience provides practical steps and ideas for youth workers to easily navigate their changing contexts. read more…by