The following statistics are an amalgamation of two separate surveys of youth workers. The first was carried out among youth workers at Soul... More

Next month, Nick Shepherd is stepping down from his role as Chief Executive of the Institute for Children Youth and Mission, and entering a non-youth... More

Jo Dolby continues our blog series by suggesting some ways that youth ministry can ‘grow up’.  More


Last summer, in our one-off youth focused edition, we included a survey to be completed by young people - about faith, youth group and church.... More

Ahead of the Youth Work Summit on 20th June in Tonbridge, we thought we’d move away from our specialism of youth work into the realm of travel... More

Rachel Newham reveals why - at first - she didn't think the world of youth work was for her. More

I was at a wedding over the weekend, and on popped the stone-cold Paul Simon classic, ‘You can call me Al,’ much to the delight of just about... More

'We need to return to the kind of discipleship which is not about programmes but about apprenticed lives' More

In another of our Dead Book Society blogs, Mark Walley blows the dust of a book from the distant past, and explores what on earth it might have... More

Is short-term mission really worth the effort? Do mission weeks accomplish what they set out to do? XLP’s CEO Patrick Regan shares his thoug... More


Premier Youth and Children’s Work has crossed over to the digital world We’re excited to announce that Premier Youth and Children’s...