Purpose Driven Youth Ministry presents foundational principles of youth ministry that help you develop the ministry that best meets the needs of students in your unique setting. It doesn't present a "copy and paste" program approach; instead it helps you identify, establish, and build sustained health into your church's youth ministry. This bestseller has been read worldwide and is the proven standard of youth ministry texts.
Written by renowned youth ministry expert Doug Fields, and using examples and testimonials from youth workers around the globe, this classic book will help you develop the healthy youth ministry your teenagers, families, and church body needs.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 416 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 X 1.00 (inches) ISBN: 031069485X ISBN-13: 9780310694854 Availability: In Stock
Purpose Driven Youth Ministry by Doug Fields presents foundational principles of youth ministry that help you develop the ministry that best meets the needs of the teenagers in your unique setting. For over a decade it has helped youth workers around the world build ministries that equip students rather than coordinate events.
Doug Fields has been a leader in youth ministry for over 30 years. In addition to being a youth pastor at two churches for 11 and 20 years, Doug is the founder of Simply Youth Ministry, the co-founder of Downloadyouthministry.com, the author of more than 50 books, and is currently working with Youth Specialties and amp; Azusa Pacific University (HomeWords Center for Youth/Family). More information about Doug is available at www.dougfields.com.
Doug Fields has not just written a book about Youth ministry philosophy, he has provided a thorough and workable handbook for any youth ministry program, big or small...it is solid enough for the college or seminary classroom and practical enough for the novice.
-Dr. Chap Clark
Over the last decade there has been no other youth ministry book that has been more widely read and influential around the globe as Purpose Driven Youth Ministry--its a 'must-read' for anyone who is a serious youth ministry thinker or practitioner.