Building Excellent Sunday School Programsfor Today’s Families: YOUTH
North Riverside Baptist ChurchNewport News, VASeptember 11-12, 2009
Facilitator:Rev. Dale TadlockAssociate Pastor- Minister to Young Adults and StudentsFirst Baptist Church, Waynesboro, VA301 S. Wayne AvenueWaynesboro, VA email@example.comI.
Lay the Proper Foundation
A.Where does Youth Sunday School fit into the larger program of your church?1.Education?2.Faith Formation?3.Outreach?4.Combination?A.How would your church define the purpose of your Youth Sunday School?1.The purpose of your Youth Sunday School is the primary consideration inyour planning and in choosing a curriculum.2.How would you define your purpose?I.
Occasionally enter into a season of evaluation
A.Identify what is workingB.Identify where problem areas existC.Don’t be afraid to “let it die”D.Seek out your criticsFor a more detailed information about points I and II, See
Sustainable Youth Ministry
byMark DeVries for an excellent treatment on determining mission and values.I.
Choose a winning curriculum