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

In this week's Youthwork blog, Dave Niblock, youth pastor at LIFE Church UK, shares his thoughts on great leadership in youth ministry More

Recent research by the Charities Aid Foundation reveals that whilst only two per cent of charities currently have young people on their boards,... More

In this week's 'a day in the life of' blog, Tim Gough, centre director of Youth For Christ Llanduno in North Wales, shares some short anecdotes... More

Your CV or job title might read youth worker, but as we all know, being a youth worker incorporates the skills and talents of many other professions.... More

Our 'a day in the life of' blog series continues with Laura Rafferty who shares one of her more memorable days as youth worker and what she took... More

In this week's YW Blog, Richard Passmore of StreetSpace explains some of the practices he has put in place as a leader and how he thinks they... More

The Bible is a collective of books that holds great wisdom and instruction for Christians, but also some of the greatest stories ever told More

Our new blog continues with Mark Montgomery who talks us through his day as a diocesan youth officer More

As youth workers we are always looking for the next new thing to keep our young people entertained. This week, Jo Adshead-Grant shares some ideas... More

Inventions are created to make our lives easier. As Christians, we often have to fight for technological advancements to make their way into... More