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Nov 13

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Finishing Strong

Often as Youth Pastors and Leaders in the fourth term of Youth Ministry we wind down when we should be winding up. The best time to pull off the stops is the last term. Few key things to finish strong in terms of your Youth Programs. Don’t Forget Basics Never lose the your basics in Youth Ministry. Connect with the individuals on a ...

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Nov 13

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Values & Money: Free Church Resource

God talks about money and wealth. So should you and your church. Here’s something to make it enable you to do that with ease and clarity... Earlier, we did a post about how South Africa is drowning in money… problems. We also touched on how Youth for Christ South Africa (YfCSA) has partnered with Heartlines to make a difference ...

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Oct 13

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Building A Youth Ministry Team That Lasts

This post touched on the importance of having clear standards for your youth ministry's leadership team. The nature of your team directly affects the your effectiveness in creating evangelism and discipleship opportunities for young people. We need to be careful to build teams that last for stable youth ministries. Unstable ...

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Sep 13

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What Youth Leaders Must Do On Student Holidays

School holidays happen are a set feature of every year. Well, you heard it here first ;-) Moving on, what should youth workers do with or during school holidays? Here are a few suggestions: Nothing Youth pastors, leaders, workers etc. also need a time out. Rest is so important that God commands it. Also, Solomon the wisest man, who ...

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Aug 13

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A Higher Standard | Youth Leadership Team

A couple of years ago it was much easier to be a leader because if someone had potential we brought him or her unto the leadership team. We used an acronym, “F.A.T. (Faithful, Available and Teachable) to decide who is going to be part of the team. We were fine with allowing people to become leaders because they said they had a ...

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Aug 13

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No Ordinary Year(s) | Hlabi’s Story

I recently caught up with Lehlabile “Hlabi” Molele. I asked her a few questions about her time on Buyela one of Youth for Christ South Africa’s (YfCSA) year-of-your-life teams. Hlabi (pictured below) was a part of Buyela in 2011 and 2012. She is currently studying Graphic Design and Art Direction. Blessing [B]: What made you ...

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Aug 13

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Listening

Sometimes our desire to make a difference is blocked by not listening. It is not that we cannot listen, it is that we do not. The first way to meet a need is to be aware of it. And we become aware by listening. Our ears and hearts need to be attentive. We need to be attentive to God and the needs around us. God hears the prayers of ...

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Jul 13

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Geared To The Times… | Part 1

There's a code that people and organisations live by. Some of it is spoken and it is also lived. This is one of the things that makes part of our code:   Geared To The Times, Anchored To The Rock…   This is a motto Youth for Christ (YfC) strongly believes in and does everything by. "Geared To The Times" is the focus of ...

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May 13

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Fun | P for Planning

This is part of the "P for Planning" series. The P for Planning series is about learning the importance of Planning for your youth ministry and meetings. Nothing is ever fun without fun. Hashtag: #Fact. One of the reasons why people enjoy what they enjoy is because it is fun. God never made us to be boring. A desire for ...

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May 13

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The Message | P for Planning Series

This is part of "The P for Planning" Series. This is series is about showing the importance of Planning for your youth ministry and meetings. So, you've prayed about what your youth group, ministry or club should be focusing on. You've had conversations with you local church leadership and your leadership team. This post's focus ...

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