• The Holy and Elusive Stillness: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Katherine Harris “Be still and know that I am God.” – Psalm 46:10 (NIV) I am not a “still” person. I am not even remotely a “still” person. I wake up in the morning and turn on upbeat music while I’m getting ready. I blast the radio and sing along on the way to Continue Reading... more »

  • Join YPM for a Free Lunch at the National Youth Worker’s Convention

    Heading to the National Youth Worker’s Convention in Atlanta, Georgia? You’re invited to join the staff of Young People’s Ministries for lunch on Saturday, November 22. Meet United Methodist Youth Workers from around the country and have a great lunch within walking distance of the convention. We’d love to see you! What: UMC lunch at Continue Reading... more »

  • Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Katherine Harris “I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” – Psalm 139:14 (NIV) God made the universe, and saw that it was good. God made the earth and everything on it, and saw that it was good. God made humankind, and saw Continue Reading... more »

  • PJs and Priorities: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Katherine Harris “Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.” – Psalm 90:12 (NIV) Sometime around the middle of my sophomore year of college, I started wearing pajamas to class. Not all of my classes. But sometimes (okay, most of the time, especially if that class met before Continue Reading... more »

  • Meet Katherine Harris: Our November Young Adult Devotion Contributor

    YPM is proud to introduce the new young adult devotion contributor for November, Katherine Harris. Take a second to learn more about Katherine below, and check back on Wednesday, the 5th, to read the first of her four devotions. Katherine, 24, is an alumna of the University of Florida (Go Gators!) with a B.A. in Continue Reading... more »

Devotions

  • The Holy and Elusive Stillness: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Katherine Harris “Be still and know that I am God.” – Psalm 46:10 (NIV) I am not a “still” person. I am not even remotely a “still” person. I wake up in the morning and turn on upbeat music while I’m getting ready. I blast the radio and sing along on the way to Continue Reading... more »

  • Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Katherine Harris “I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” – Psalm 139:14 (NIV) God made the universe, and saw that it was good. God made the earth and everything on it, and saw that it was good. God made humankind, and saw Continue Reading... more »

  • PJs and Priorities: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Katherine Harris “Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.” – Psalm 90:12 (NIV) Sometime around the middle of my sophomore year of college, I started wearing pajamas to class. Not all of my classes. But sometimes (okay, most of the time, especially if that class met before Continue Reading... more »

Job Openings

  • Director of Children and Youth Ministry, Central UMC, Knoxville, TN

    Director of Children and Youth Ministries Central United Methodist Church- 201 East Third Ave., Knoxville, TN 37917 knoxcentralumc.org Description: The Director of Children and Youth Ministries plans and directs a dynamic and exciting program to promote spiritual growth for children and youth from birth through high school which incorporates Christian education, worship, music, recreation and Continue Reading... more »

  • YPM Central Conference Director

    Job Opening, Director, Young People’s Ministries Program Development Central Conferences, Grade 15, Reports to Associate General Secretary – Young People’s Ministries, Young People’s Ministries This position works with Regional staff and division members in the Central Conferences to establish connectional relationships creating networks of youth, young adults, and adult workers. They will establish strategies and Continue Reading... more »

  • Youth Minister, Haymount UMC, Fayetteville, North Carolina

    Haymount United Methodist Church in Fayetteville, NC is seeking a youth minister to lead our students (grades 6-12) into a closer relationship with Jesus Christ. We want our youth minister to be a pastor to our youth. We also want our youth minister to oversee and coordinate our weekly programs with our youth’s parents and Continue Reading... more »