For Counselors

This page is for our incredible and wonderful counselors, and also those who are discerning a calling from God to participate in youth ministry. Below you find articles and videos to encourage you and equip you for this incredible work of ministry!


A Call to See and Be Near: Relationships and Youth – Andy Root

50 Ways to Strengthen and Build Youth Ministry – Lewis Center for Church Leadership

Characteristics of a Healthy Youth Ministry – Kenda Creasy Dean

Naming Elephants – Kenda Creasy Dean – 6 myths about teenage faith

Counselor 101 – Exploring how to minister to hurting youth, the 5 cries of youth, why youth ministry matters and youth ministry slices

55 Ways To Be More Effective with Teens – Ebook