The Godbearing Life, Kendra Creasy and Ron Foster. Upper Room Books, Nashville, 1998.
This text is for the thinking youth worker who has tired of pointless activity and wants to
make a real impact in the lives of students. The authors redefine Youth Leadership
and emphasize that ministry is "soul-tending". Do you see yourself as a leader who
bears the image of God to your students?
Shaping the Spiritual Life of Students,Rick Dunn. IV Press, Downers Grove, IL 2001.
This text addresses the unique challenges of ministry to students during each stage of Adolescent Development. He helps the youth worker understand the physical, intellectual, social, and spiritual issues during the junior high, senior high, and college years. He challenges youth workers to understand the process of spiritual change in students.
Summit Pacific College is a member of Youth Specialties Academic Support Network.
The YSASN exists to promote youth ministry and youth ministry training.
See the YouthSpecialties.com website for more on youth websites, text resources and training provided.
Summit Pacific College's Hudson Memorial Library maintains a web site with numerous useful references and links related to youth ministry.