The tug-of-war between a parent’s protective instincts and their desire to raise fearless kids is felt in youth ministries. In partnership with Youth Specialties and YouthWorks, Barna conducted a major study on the state of youth ministry in the United States, looking at the expectations of pastors, youth leaders and parents.
Senior pastors and youth leaders are generally aligned on what they think youth ministry should accomplish https://t.co/hSBlQIbxCp
How do faith leaders feel about the impact our changing culture is having on their life and ministry? Watch ‘The State of Pastors: Leading in Complexity’ replay at the link below:
A top goal for one quarter of youth pastors is “getting parents involved with spiritual formation.”… https://t.co/p5faPom7lj
96% of parents believe safety is an important goal of youth ministry >>> http://bit.ly/2mtDd3F