Join or Create a Regional Network in Your Area

Regional networks are small groups of 8-10 individuals from local congregations in a particular geographic are who are working in youth ministry. The include youth directors, associate pastors, and lay youth leaders. We are currently looking to create regional networks in particular areas throughout the country including rural, suburban, and urban areas. There is no cost to join or create a Regional Networks in your area. Participants in Regional Networks:

  • Receive funding for 8-10 participants to purchase books and other resources to youth leaders from your area to meet together and explore richer, more effective, and more faithful youth ministry practices.
  • Participate in free web-seminars through the Institute for Youth Ministry and other organizations.
  • Get connected to youth ministry experts and other youth leaders around the country.
  • Help shape a national study of the Lilly Endowment on creating stronger communities of youth ministers.