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

When Jesus sent out his disciples, he was asking for trouble. They were hard work, they weren’t ready and they were almost certain to make mistakes… and... More

As youth workers, we are often perceived to be social beings: at the centre of the crowd, leading from the front, friendly and larger than life. So the... More

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

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

Like a wriggling toddler, the culture and landscape of teenage life is incredibly hard to pin down, so... More

It’s not often that I’m met by a wall of paparazzi flashes when leaving XLP’s offices. After being shouted... More

We all know that youth ministry is at the cutting edge of church innovation, but how do we encourage... More

A contemplative Easter exercise for youth groups based on The Stations, an artistic re-interpretation... More

How do we keep going in youth ministry? How can we ensure that we are giving young people our very best?... More