Is it realistic to ask for passion, experience and qualifications in youth ministry job adverts?

  Are you the excited & passionate, qualified and experienced youthworker we’re looking for? Being in between jobs for a length of time in Youth Ministry, and also advertising roles within the pages of various sites,  has given me the opportunity to read quite a few advertisements, job descriptions and person specifications for youth ministry roles around the UK. A few months ago I penned … Continue reading Is it realistic to ask for passion, experience and qualifications in youth ministry job adverts?

Are we on Red, Amber or Yellow warnings for the end of Youth Ministry in the UK?

If we’re involved in the business of youth ministry we need to ask ourselves this very difficult question. Are we the last generation of youth ministers, and are the current young people involved in youth ministry the last generation of young people who are? This might seem a world away to you. You might be reading this in a large city or mega church with … Continue reading Are we on Red, Amber or Yellow warnings for the end of Youth Ministry in the UK?