Youth and Children Ministry

  • Youth and Children Ministry

    10 videos

  • David Csinos: More Radical than We Realize

    “Intergenerational” has become a hot topic for folks involved in faith formation. But what does it really mean to foster relationships among people of various ages? What do we gain? What do we lose? In this workshop, David Csinos explores just how countercultural it is to engage in intergeneratio...

  • David Csinos: Children’s Ministry in the Way of Jesus

    This workshop offers innovative ideas and thoughtful practices for doing ministry with young people in ways that help form them into thoughtful, engaged, and authentic disciples of Jesus.

    David M. Csinos is Assistant Professor of Practical Theology at Atlantic School of Theology Theology in Ha...

  • Dr. Dean Blevins: Spiritual Formation in Families

    Dr. Dean Blevins is a Professor of Practical Theology and Christian Discipleship

  • Dr. Dean Blevins: The Role of Calling in the Lives of Emerging Adults

    Dr. Dean Blevins explores the social phenomenon of emerging adulthood and the critical role of the church and pastors in guiding young adults to embrace their call.

  • Dr. Holly Allen: Intergenerate: The Why and How of Intergenerational Ministry

    Dr. Holly Allen delivers the 2018 (NTS) Latham Lectures in Early Childhood Ministry at the annual Sunday School and Discipleship Ministries (SDMI) Convention in Cincinnati OH. Her focus was intergenerational ministry.

  • Youth on the Brain: Discovering the Role of Neuroscience in Youth Ministry

    Co-hosted by YouthFront and Nazarene Theological Seminary, Youth on the Brain: Discovering the Role of Neuroscience in Youth Ministry features a panel including Dr. Dean Blevins, Professor of Practical Theology and Discipleship at NTS, Dr. Se Kim, Assistant Director: Dialogue on Science, Ethics, ...

  • Rooted: Creating a Contemplative Youth Ministry

    Presented at Central Baptist Theological Seminary, The plenary speaker for the Rooted conference was NTS professor Dr. Douglas Hardy, professor of Spiritual Formation. Download the workshop handout:

    Presented by:
    Adam Cooper - Youth Pastor, Jacob's Well Church, KCMO
    Dezo S...

  • Spiritual Formation and Youth Ministry

    Dean Blevins, Shannon Greene, and Mike King explore what it means to create life-changing ministries of spiritual formation for youth and young adults.


  • Dr. Dean Blevins: Fear or Faith?

    Dr. Dean Blevins: Fear or Faith? The Neuroscience of Evangelizing Children and Youth
    Recent research in neuroscience is changing the way we engage children and youth in fields like education, therapy, and communication. How might neuroscientific insights shape how we evangelize young people? Exp...