• Free Webinar: “Reaching Younger People – What Churches Are Doing,” Tuesday, Aug. 26 – 6:30 p.m. CT

    Join Young People’s Ministries for a free webinar that can help you improve your ministry. YPM’s Chris Wilterdink and Betsey Heavner of the United Methodist Board of Discipleship will show examples of changes churches are making to engage people under 35 and develop multigenerational ministry. The webinar takes place Tuesday, August 26 at 7:30pm EDT. Continue Reading... more »

  • Get Healthy: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Alyssa Gillespie O LORD, we wait for you; your name and your renown are the soul’s desire. My soul yearns for you in the night, my spirit within me earnestly seeks you. - Isaiah 26:8-9 Lately, my husband and I have been on a little bit of a health kick. We weren’t terribly unhealthy Continue Reading... more »

  • GYPC-LA Adopted Petitions for the General Conference

    Click here to read the press release about GYPC-LA 2014 Watch the video documentary about the young people’s experiences in the Philippines!... more »

  • WSCF-NA seeks students for Exchange trip to India

    Want to join fellow christians on an exchange trip to India? The World Student Christian Federation-North America is seeking applicants to be selected for the Exchange Program on Mining and Eco-justice Bangalore (Karnataka) and Bubaneswar (Odisha), India, 25th November- 5th December 2014. The deadline to apply for the program is September 15, 2014, so apply Continue Reading... more »

  • From Start to Finish: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Alyssa Gillespie I thank my God every time I remember you, constantly praying with joy in every one of my prayers for all of you, because of your sharing in the gospel from the first day until now. I am confident of this, that the one who began a good work among you will Continue Reading... more »

Devotions

  • Get Healthy: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Alyssa Gillespie O LORD, we wait for you; your name and your renown are the soul’s desire. My soul yearns for you in the night, my spirit within me earnestly seeks you. - Isaiah 26:8-9 Lately, my husband and I have been on a little bit of a health kick. We weren’t terribly unhealthy Continue Reading... more »

  • From Start to Finish: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Alyssa Gillespie I thank my God every time I remember you, constantly praying with joy in every one of my prayers for all of you, because of your sharing in the gospel from the first day until now. I am confident of this, that the one who began a good work among you will Continue Reading... more »

  • Seeking the Confidence of God: A Young Adult Devotion

    By: Alyssa Gillespie “The cry of the Israelites has now come to me; I have also seen how the Egyptians oppress them. So come, I will send you to Pharaoh to bring my people, the Israelites, out of Egypt.” But Moses said to God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh, and bring Continue Reading... more »

Job Openings

  • Director of Student Ministries, First UMC, Alexandria, Louisiana

    First United Methodist Church of Alexandria, Louisiana, a growing congregation averaging 270 in worship, is seeking a full-time Director of Student Ministries. The Director of Student Ministries shall be a committed disciple of Jesus Christ with a passion to help students and their families connect, grow, and serve by establishing and overseeing an effective ministry Continue Reading... more »

  • Full-Time Director of Youth Ministries, Hayes Barton UMC, Raleigh, North Carolina

    HAYES BARTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, a Christ-centered, traditional 3,100-member congregation in Raleigh, North Carolina, is looking for an energetic and creative full-time Director of Youth Ministries. Building on a current core group of about 200 active youth, the Director will be responsible for leading and expanding a program that will inspire and launch discipleship for Continue Reading... more »

  • Director of Youth Ministries, Bellville UMC, Bellville, Texas

    Bellville United Methodist Church, a church averaging 250-280 in worship, located 50 minutes west of Houston and an hour from College Station, Texas, is looking for a full-time Director of Student Ministries. Qualified candidates must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree and 3-5 years of ministry experience with a proven track record for leading a Continue Reading... more »