New to Youthmin

A 7-part course designed to help those new to youth ministry navigate their new role.

New to Youthmin So you just took on the job of being a youth leader, director, or pastor at your church. Now what? Where do you start? Where should you focus? If you’ve been on the job (or volunteering) longer than a week, you know leading a student ministry is more than pizza and middle school fart jokes. This course is designed to help you thrive in the areas that matter most to build a strong foundation for your student ministry.

Session 1 - Overview of Youth Ministry

Session 2 - Calendar Planning

Session 3 - Communication

Session 4 - Volunteer Management

Session 5 - Parent Partnership

Session 6 - Student Leadership

Session 7 - Phases of Growth

Course Details

Duration: 7 Sessions

Group Type: On-Demand Course

Dates & Times

Facilitator: Will Hutcherson

  • Video content on demand
  • Course proceeds at your own pace

Your Instructor

Will Hutcherson
Will Hutcherson

Will Hutch has worked with kids and teenagers for 13 years, from 5 students in a small rural church to 10 years serving as a NextGen pastor at a multisite church with 4 campuses. Most recently, he started a non-profit partnering with parents and educators to help heal despair in teens through school assemblies and parent seminars.

In addition to speaking, Will is director of Next Gen at Mission Community Church in Fort Myers and coaches youth pastors/workers.He is passionate to see the next generation come to know Christ and partner with church leaders to reach young people in new ways.

He lives in the sunshine state with his wife, Arianne, and children, Liam, Reese, and Kinsley.

Frequently Asked Questions

How will the sessions work?
All sessions are available upon registration. You can complete this course at your own pace.
Can more than one person take the course?
Each person who takes a Ministry Boost course must register. However, there are discounts for multiple registrations. Email [email protected] to get a discount code to register multiple people from your church for the same course.

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