The Best Youth Ministry

January 7, 2011

I ran across this quote from Mike Yaconelli today in Wayne Rice’s new book, Reinventing Youth Ministry (Again) and thought I would put it up here.

Youth Group is good.  But there’s a better good.  It’s called church.  Not youth church, or contemporary church, or postmodern church.  Just plain church.  Just plain, boring, ordinary church.  Yes, that’s right.  Church.  The place where people who don’t know each other get to know each other; where people who don’t normally associate with each other associate; where people who are different from each other learn how to be one.

Thoughts?

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One Response to “The Best Youth Ministry”

  1. […] thoughts in me about student ministry from which I plan to write (the first of which can be found Here).  This quote and this list combine to make another: God never gave to youth workers the […]

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