Investing in a Youth Minister

Let’s begin by recognizing that having someone who can devote time to coordinating, developing and growing a youth ministry within a parish is a good thing! Having someone who can handle youth ministry is likely one of the hardest, most challenging roles anyone can play in a parish.

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Starting a Youth Ministry

Many parishes are looking for a "baby steps" approach to launching a youth ministry. This page provides five things that we recommend every parish consider as they wade into the youth ministry world.

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Five-Month Plan For Youth Ministry Start Up

Some youth ministry program have other particular suggestions tailored to their program, so again the below list is merely “scratching the surface.” Remember also that no program is an instant recipe for success – ever! You will see the prayer theme proposed throughout the process. Don’t disregard the call to pray for this ministry and to be sure that the youth ministry is done WITH God, not FOR Him.

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Useful Links

Here are several links that we hope you may find useful in your ministry. If you have links not listed here that you use on a regular basis, please let us know and we will add them to the list!

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