Imagine this. You meet for coffee with your friend who is a youth worker to chat through the joys and challenges of youth work. After the usual update, she tells you about Matt, a member of her youth group.... More

I’ve created a big database of video games so that parents and carers can check what children are playing and find more appropriate alternatives if need be. The Family Video Game Database lets you search... More

In the Bible, there are quite a few characters who could potentially be convincingly labelled as forefathers of modern youth ministry. Paul mentored Timothy; Jesus worked with a group of disciples who... More

After slowly coming out of Covid 19 restrictions towards the end of summer, we are now in late October and restrictions are back in some areas… 6 months after the beginning of a national lockdown, and... More

It has been said many times over recent months that we are in uncharted territory. Because of all the changes to our daily lives and the unpredictable nature of all that has happened, every one of us has... More

YCW: The report on the Church of England track record doesn't make comfortable reading. What was your assessment of it?</br>Thirtyone:eight: The report has highlighted some serious failings in the culture... More

When I looked into it further, I discovered that those 13 verses contain at least 19 references to Old Testament passages. When we read the Bible, especially songs or prophetic words spoken by people,... More

There is very little about life as we knew it pre-March 2020 that is still happening and, despite a prevailing feeling among many that we’re all a bit sick of the impact that COVID-19 has had so far, there... More

But what does that say to the young people and children we work with? If we don’t encourage our groups to pray – both together and individually – or demonstrate it ourselves, then it won’t seem important... More

That’s an increase of 193 percent compared to the same timeframe last year. The recent surge in growth helped the app reach a new milestone of 50 million installs since its launch in 2013. The app is designed... More