Game of the Week: “Slim Jim Shish-Kabob” (Up Front Challenge)

A quick cheap up front challenge.  The idea is simple, Using a Slim Jim “Giant Stick” shish-kabob as many FunYuns as you can in a minute! Supplies: -2 Slim Jim Giant Sticks -2 Snack size bags of FunYuns -2 Plates Set Up:  Sort through your bags of FunYuns, find only complete, unbroken rings, and place […]

Game: “Church or Club?” (Screen Game)

“Hey I hit up ‘Live Wire’ this weekend it was so amazing!”    Yeah, well my friends and I  were at ‘Celebrate Youth’ it was so cool, you should come with us next week!” Are they talking about Church or are they talking about the new Club?  This game is here to help you sort it […]

Game: “Piggy-Back Polo” (Big Group)

Here is another wild and fun game that my groups have loved.  It just a quick twist on a classic youth group game, that will be sure to create some memories and laughs! It is called…PIGGYBACK POLO Supplies: – Hockey Sticks- enough for 1 per every 2 players – Street Hockey Ball or Any Small […]

Bonus Top 10: “Youth Group Games I Will Never Play Again”

WE ALL HAVE THOSE MOMENTS.  MAYBE IT IS THE LACK OF SLEEP OR OVER CAFFIENATED BRAIN SYNDROME, BUT YOU DECIDE TO PLAY A GAME THAT YOU THINK WILL BE AMAZING, BUT IT IS NOT!!  HERE ARE 10 GAMES I HAVE PLAYED IN REAL-LIFE OVER 25 YEARS AND I WILL NEVER PLAY AGAIN…MAYBE…YEAH PROBALLY NOT?  10. Smear the Christian? (must like […]

A 2-Minute Resource Review: “Ministry Win” (by Scott Talley)

We all want to win!  In our culture, we all know for the most part what is defined as a “win”.  We play sports and video games and we look at the score to see if we won or lost.  We look around us and we know who is “winning at life” and who is […]

Big Group Game: “TOE-Tilla TOE-Down” (Free)

It is Mexican Stand-Off… A Tortilla…Showdown!  You might even call it a “Toe-Tilla Toe-Down! A perfect game for your next Mexican-themed taco night!   SUPPLIES: Taco size soft tortillas, enough for every student GAME PLAY: Quick explanation: Players will have balance a tortilla on the toe of their shoe, while hopping on one foot and their hands behind […]

Back to School Game: “School Rulz” (Screen Game)

Just in time for the back to school season comes….SCHOOL RULZ!   Perfect for your fall kick-off night or the first meeting of the new fall ministry year!  Get to know how smart your student really are by using this interactive game where you get to test their knowledge of actual school rules!  A 10 Challenge Game, with […]

NEW Back to School Game: “Tray’D You!?”

It is Back to School Time again and that means back to those amazing school cafeteria lunches!? In this hilarious BACK TO SCHOOL game, we’ve compiled snapshots of school AND prison lunches and your group to see if they can guess which lunch belongs to the school and which one belongs in the prison cafeteria! […]

Group Game: “Shaving Cream Baseball” (FREE)

Looking for a quick simple summer time twist on the classic whiffle ball game, consider adding some shaving cream for a super fun and messy game.  A few dollars for a whiffle ball, bat, and some shaving cream you have instagram-worthy fun night this summer!   A favorite around my ministries for years and we […]

Game of the Week: “Super Soaker Masterpiece” (FREE)

A fun, summertime up-front challenge!  Tapping into the creative side of your students will letting them shoot a water gun…WIN! Quick-easy-silly-creative fun! Great for all ages. Perfect for your summer cookout, picnics, and other events!  SUPPLIES: 2 super soaker-style water guns 2 Kool-Aid mix packets 2 easels 2 large white bed sheets or bath towels Egg […]