In the latest issue, Richard and Lori Passmore called many of our church and youth ministry walls to dust, in their lessons from the fringes of youth work. Mark Walley disagrees. Here’s why: More

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 and the focus this year is on mental health and relationships. Think Twice tell us about their #BeAFriend... More

Pioneer youth workers Richard Passmore and Lori Passmore reflect on lessons learnt from working on the margins with young people, and more recently through... More

For many of us, leadership is a byproduct of youth ministry. Our vocation is dictated by our passion... More

When Jesus sent out his disciples, he was asking for trouble. They were hard work, they weren’t ready... More

...this was one of the first things that an older lady said to me in when I started my job 15 years ago;... More

As youth workers, we are often perceived to be social beings: at the centre of the crowd, leading from... More

This year we’ve seen the Youthwork Summit, Youthwork the Conference and SoulNet all take time out from... More

I remember stumbling across erotic fiction in my mid-teens. Every time I opened the book it was like... More

There’s this constant tension in youth ministry: we want to use culture to talk about big issues and... More