Christmas Game of the Week: “Stocking Stuffers”

The Stockings Are Hung By the Chimney with Care, But Can You Tell What Is In There!? A Christmas Game Stuffed with Surprises That Will Be Sure to Get Your Students Laughing and Guessing. A Simple Game Where Student Must Guess Correctly What the Strange Shape is Hidden in the Christmas Stockings!  A 10 Challenge Game, […]

Hints/Helps: Last Minute Christmas Game Collection

FREE UPFRONT GAMES  Egg Nog Bog  Christmas Carol Tummy Tunes  Peanut Butter (Shaving Cream) Rudolph  Pop-SICK-les FREE GROUP GAMES Snowmen vs. Santa  Santa, Rudolph, Frosty  Kill Frosty  FREE CLASSIC COLLECTION  Christmas Chaos Collection  GAME STORE SCREEN GAMES Stocking Stuffers  Naughty or Nice Price  Santa Claus or Fluffy Paws 

Love the Games, Love the Players! (creating & running games)

“I hate games—organizing, running and trying to get my kids to play them.”  How many times have you said or thought something similar? On the list of priorities, game playing often does not rank high. You have precious little time with students. Why use it up on games?  Here is why. Middle Years Students still enjoy, need and […]

Hint/Help: “20 Youth Group Movie Night Movies: Christmas Edition”

Here are 20 Christmas time movies for your youth group movie night! A few classic and the usuals, but hopefully some church appropriate ones that your students have not already seen a million times?  As always, pre-watch the movies. I hope you find the list helpful!    20. A Christmas Story (*classic, surprised at how many of students […]

Top 10: “Things Jesus Was…”

Teaching and walking life besides this young generation coming up, I believe it is important for us to be students of the Word first and of the world second. Especially this time of year, the most important thing we can do is point our students to the person of Jesus and being “followers” of Him. We […]

New Lesson Series: “Connect” (Relationships/Friendship)

A NEW 4-Week Series on Friendship, Relationships, and Connection is Now Available in Our Lesson Store! This is a field-tested lesson series that has been taught numerous times in various forms in real-life youth ministry settings over the years. This last fall the content of this series was used as an addition to the Orange […]

Game of the Week: “Santa Claus or Fluffy Paws” (Christmas Game)

Another Fresh New HOLIDAY Game Has Arrived in the MYM RESOURCE GAME STORE!   This One is Fluffy, Furry Bit of Fun!  Challenge Your Students to See If They Can Tell Which Picture is Santa Claus or Fluffy Paws?  A 10 Challenge Game, with 1 Bonus Tiebreaker! Includes: – 2 Powerpoint Presentations (editable and flat format) […]

Event Night: “Selfie Sign Scavenger Hunt Scramble”

 A classic is reborn in this updated version of a fun group game for your leaders and students. All the fun, without the risk, issues, and visits from the local authorities! Admittedly, this is one of those games/activities that you have to spell out the rules CLEARLY for your students and your leaders.  To be […]

Top 10: Youth Ministry Leadership Fails!

10. Surround yourself only with people just like you? 9. Creating a team of people who are afraid to disagree with you? 8. Making a team up of only people of one age and one generation? 7. Not having regularly schedule meetings? 6.  Allowing personal preferences to rule over Biblical truth? 5.  Never doing trainings […]