Sept/Oct 09: Youth Outreach

Statistics show the Church is losing high percentages of high school students and young adults. How do we retain them and reach their unchurched peers with the Gospel? The next generation’s longing for deeper relationships and a life of substance in a world overloaded with entertainment options and superficial connects make relational ministry essential.


In This Issue:


Finding and Keeping the Next Generation

Hint: It’s About Discipleship


9 Strategies for Intergenerational Ministry


7 Ways to Help Teens Share the Gospel with Their Peers


5 Tips for Coping with Youth Pastor Turnover


Going Public: Stepping Up to Serve Local Schools


Teen Connections: Using Technology You Already Have


Transformational Youth Ministry on a Budget


Is It Burnout? Test Yourself and Plan for Change


The Outreach Interview: Efrem Smith Shares His Passion for Racial Reconciliation and Reaching the Next Generation

James P. Long
James P. Long

James P. Long is the editor of Outreach magazine and is the author of a number of books, including Why Is God Silent When We Need Him the Most?