Prepare some large bowls or buckets of chocolate ﬂavoured/coloured water. In each bowl or bucket place a certain number of sour worm lollies. Youth have to retrieve the most worms they can within a set time limit using only their faces. You... See more
Young people share openly and honestly their questions about Jesus in a supportive small group. Use both the red and purple sets of Jesus cards (gifted to participants at The Abbey 2017) or print your own sets (Red Set / Purple Set).
Spread... See more
Teams line up single file at the starting point (point A). Give each team a waiters tray with items such as cups, plates etc.
Players must navigate through an obstacle course to point B without dropping items before returning to tag the next... See more
Kahoot! is a free online tool which makes it easy to create fun, multiplayer quizzes. These quizzes are great for youth group - play them just for fun or use them as a learning tool. See more
'Shine Your Light' is the sixth and final session in a teaching series called ‘Light/Dark’. Throughout this series, your youth will discover more about Jesus as the Light of the World, his victory over darkness on the cross, and the transforming... See more
Play a group challenge of 'Rock Paper Scissors' where everyone plays. Give each person 9 wrapped lollies (lives). They must challenge someone to a game, best out of 5. If they win, they get to take one of the other persons ‘lives’. If they... See more
Youth Ministry Well
Youth Ministry Well
One of RESOURCED!’s creators, Phil Trotter, has written a book for youth leaders, Youth Ministry Well.
Drawing on Phil’s 30 years in youth ministry, Scripture and wider sources, this book is like refreshing water for anyone in youth leadership. Designed as a youth leader‘s companion, each chapter is written as a Well that you can visit several times, to draw wisdom, encouragement and direction from – for yourself, for your team and for your youth ministry practice. It will deepen your ministry and strengthen your faith in God. Find out more