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IYS Statement of Faith - group of young people

We exist to encourage, equip and empower global youth ministers

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There are over 2 billion youth who do not know Jesus, and there just aren’t enough trained, resourced and supported youth ministers to reach them

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We connect youth ministry influencers to collaborate for the sustainable creation of contextualized resources and responses, which contribute to the local church’s ongoing ministry to and through youth.

Our Approach

We do this though our core initiatives:

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By God’s leading and local partnerships, we endeavor to help others establish strategically positioned self-sustaining teams to encourage, equip, and empower thousands of youth ministers who will impact countless youth around the globe.

Our Team

New Reconcile Resource.

 The process of restoring strained relationships often entails a journey – one in which we must set our own pace and trust the Spirit of God to guide us on. This devotional is meant to help youth on their journey toward reconciliation as they traverse four common signposts of this journey: recognizingrenewingrebuilding, and reaching out.

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photo of person who has overcome loss - IYS lament resource - Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash

Take a look at our theme for 2024, ‘Live Boldly

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