The Emerging Leaders Team can connect you with resources, interpretation, and training opportunities for developing the faith of youth toward maturity in a variety of settings, including Sunday School, discipleship opportunities, and weekday Bible study options.
Youth EnCounter [YEC]
Youth EnCounter are events hosted in various regions for an evangelistic and inspirational experience for youth. The time of year, length of event, and selection of featured personalities vary for each event.
Find out more at YEC.org.
From Impact! Mission Camps to projects planned with your group in mind, the Glocal Missions Team can connect you with mission resources down the street and around the world.
Opportunities are available for ongoing and one-time mission education emphases to engage youth and expand their worldview.
Youth Ministry Forum
The Youth Ministry Forum is an annual training event for youth pastors and leaders in the local church. Featuring some of the best speakers and faculty in youth ministry, this 2-day event will become a regular addition to your training calendar.
Virginia Baptist Youth Minister’s Association
The VBYMA wants to assist you in ministry. Each member is vital to the accomplishment of our purpose. Never has the challenge to impact lives for Jesus Christ through youth ministry been so great. Together, we can accomplish even greater things.
This collaborative group provides is a resource, a sounding board, and an advocate to support youth ministry on a statewide level. Join VBYMA today!
Youth Pastor Cohorts
The Emerging Leaders Team can connect you with other youth pastors in a similar setting for fellowship, shared learning and prayer in a small group setting.
Certification in Youth Ministry
Designed for those involved in ministry to youth and their families, the Youth Ministry Certification is ideal for those who are interested in a life-time commitment to ministering to youth and their families. The program will feature the academic structure of the classroom and will expand the knowledge of youth ministry programing, volunteer recruitment and training and more.