Youthwork Blog

Welcome to the Youthwork Blog, a space for conversation around the future of youth ministry between the people who care. Each week we will hear from a different youth work thinker and practitioner about best practice, new ideas, possible strategies and the latest research. Want to write for us? Drop us a line at

This week's Youthwork blog comes from a familiar face as Phoebe Thompson shares her view on youth ministry and the work she hopes will bring... More

Deputy Editor Ruth Jackson muses about Black Friday, Britishness and the value of being thankful More

koko, a multi-award winning blog for teenage girls, has just launched a new film about sex. More

For the last six years, Youth For Christ in North Wales has managed the dream project; a fully-fledged and kitted-out high street youth cafe... More

In this week's Youthwork blog, Jonny Baker of CMS Pioneer Leadership Training shares how our grief with the current state of youth ministry can... More

Eighteen months ago I would have laughed if someone had told me that I was going to set up a youth cell at my church. My previous experiences... More

This week in 'a day in the life of', Steve Case shares with us what his day looks like as a youth worker in the United States More

The Youthwork blog continues with Dave Boden, strategic lead for Christian Ethos, who questions our simplified version of the gospel. More

Every pop singer and their dog sings about God nowadays, but how robust is their doctrine? Deputy editor Ruth Jackson takes an in-depth look... More

According to The Rest of The Internet™, today is Back to the Future Day. For the uninitiated, 21st October 2015 is the date Marty McFly and Doc... More