2017 is not too far away and the last term of 2016 is a great time to start thinking through what you might do differently next year. Why not book in some time with one of our Youth Enablers and have them help you think through what needs focussing on. We can even help you develop a strategic plan to give your ministry more clarity and direction. Contact them via our website.
Part of preparing for next year is thinking about what curriculum you want to use. PYM has launched a new tool called "Stepping Stones" which will not only help you find suitable resources quickly but will helping you to be more intentional and holistic in discipling young people long term. Read more on the PYM website.
Preparations are underway for Easter Camp 2017. Having been at bursting point the past couple of years we've taken the step to move to El Rancho in Waikanae which will give us more room to grow. Keep 14-17 April free in 2017. We'll send more info as it comes to hand.
Activate - our first camp just for Intermediates was held 14-16 October and was a huge success. Over seventy young people and leaders came and loved the weekend. Watch out for Activate 2 in 2017. Read more...
Another way to prepare for the new year is to take your whole team through the PCANZ Safety Warrant of Fitness (WOF) training. Together we look at ethical dilemmas in youth ministry and what constitutes safe practice.Read more on our website and contact us if you'd like to see this training held in your area.
In contacting our Youth Enablers maybe you want to consider us helping you to do a full youth ministry consultation. We've developed a set of seven essentials which we use to to assess youth groups as part of our consultation process. Each month we will give an overview of each one. This month: Climate. Read more on our website...
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