This Week in Youth Ministry Podcast

This Week in Youth Ministry with Terrace Crawford is a podcast featuring conversations among today’s youth workers in America.

TWIYM: EP 130 - ★ Reaching Millennials & Reimagining Young Adult Ministry ★


Terrace Crawford hosts a roundtable discussion with Mark DeVries, Scott Pontier, and Stephanie Caro on Reimagining Young Adult Ministry!  How do we reach millennials? Should Youth Ministries operat...

May-25-2018

TWIYM: EP 129 - ★ Jim Burns: Understanding Your Teen ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Dr. Jim Burns, President and Executive Director of the Homeword Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University about his latest book, Understanding Your Teen. W...

May-19-2018

TWIYM: EP 128 - ★ 10 Enduring Practices of Apex Leaders ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Brian Dodd, author of TIMELESS: 10 Enduring Practices of Apex Leaders! PLUS+ We’re giving away TICKETS to the D6 Conference and MORE!

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Apr-20-2018

TWIYM: EP 127 - ★ Bob Goff: Dealing With Difficult People ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with NY Times Best-Selling Author, Bob Goff, to talk about how to deal with difficult people! PLUS+ We’re giving away TICKETS to the D6 Conference and MORE!

Don’t miss th...

Apr-06-2018

TWIYM: EP 126 - ★ How to Create a Family Ministry Plan ★


Terrace Crawford talks to Ron Hunter, co-founder of the D6 Conference and CEO of Randall House Publishing about How to Create a Family Ministry Plan for Your Church! PLUS+ We’ve got discounts, deal...

Apr-01-2018

TWIYM: EP 125 - ★ Reaching Middle Schoolers ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with Dan Istvanik, Student Pastor at Victory Church (Lancaster, PA) to talk about reaching Middle Schoolers! PLUS+ We’ve got discounts, deals, and FREEBIES for our listen...

Mar-23-2018

TWIYM: EP 124 - ★ Science in Youth Ministry ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Andrew Root, Associate Professor of Youth and Family Ministry at Luther Seminary, about the subject of Science in Youth Ministry. Should Science have a place in our fait...

Mar-10-2018

TWIYM: EP 123 - ★ 4 Views on Pastoring LGBTQ Teenagers ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with the contributing authors of 4 Views on Pastoring LGBTQ Teenagers (Mark Oestreicher, Shelley Donaldson, Nick Elio, and Eric Woods) to discuss their views and what chu...

Feb-09-2018

TWIYM: EP 122 - ★ Youth Ministry 2027 ★


Terrace Crawford welcomes the Youth Ministry tribe to 2018 and talks with Brock Morgan, author of Youth Ministry 2027 about the Future of Youth Ministry! Plus+ We’ve got discounts and resources for...

Feb-03-2018

TWIYM: EP 121 - ★ The Top 10 Most Downloaded Episodes of 2017 ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix count down the Top 10 Most Downloaded Episodes of the Year! Plus+ We’ve got discounts and resources for all our subscribers!

Thanks to our sponsors: The Orange Conf...

Dec-30-2017

TWIYM: EP 120 - ★ Youth Ministry in 2017 ★


Rick Lawrence, Kami Gilmour, Tim Eldred and Paul Turner join Terrace Crawford to reflect on Youth Ministry in 2017. Plus+ We’ve got discounts and resources for all our subscribers!

Thanks to our sp...

Dec-22-2017

TWIYM: EP 119 - ★ How to Help Students with Special Needs ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with Dr. David Olshine, Professor of Youth Ministry and Author, to talk about his experience as a father of a child with Down Syndrome. David shares tips & insights on ho...

Dec-01-2017

TWIYM: EP 118 - ★ Carlos Whittaker: Kill The Spider ★


Terrace Crawford talks to Carlos Whittaker, author of Kill The Spider, about how to experience freedom in Christ. This book is a MUST-read for all leaders! Plus:: We’ve got discounts and resources ...

Nov-17-2017

TWIYM: EP 117 - ★ The Myth of Balance ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with Frank Bealer, Executive Director of Leadership Development at Orange and author of The Myth of Balance, to discuss whether balance in ministry is possible. Plus_ We’...

Nov-03-2017

TWIYM: EP 116 - ★ Boundaries on Social Media ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix talk with Brian Housman, author of Tech Savvy Parenting, about boundaries on Social Media. Plus+ We’ve got something special for pastors in celebration of Pastor Ap...

Oct-30-2017

TWIYM: EP 115 - ★ Alone Sucks! ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix sit down with Tim Eldred to talk about his new book, Alone Sucks! This is a critical conversation that ever person needs to hear — whether you are a teenager, youth...

Oct-15-2017

TWIYM: EP 114 - ★ The Growth Engine For Ministry ★


Terrace Crawford talks to Chris Wesley, veteran youth worker and author, about what he believes is the growth engine for ministry! Plus+ We share how you can help youth workers affected by the hurr...

Sep-08-2017

TWIYM: EP 113 - ★ How to Help Hurting People ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix talk to Kami Gilmour, champion of youth workers & author of Release My Group, about how to help hurting people. We share an incredible story of a Hurricane Harvey r...

Sep-01-2017

TWIYM: EP 112 - ★ Advice & Warnings for Next Gen Leaders ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Dr. David Olshine, chair of the Youth Ministry, Family & Culture department at Columbia International University, who has some advice & warnings for Next Gen Leaders! Do...

Aug-18-2017

TWIYM: EP 111 - ★ Ron Hunter: Partnering With Parents ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix sit down with Ron Hunter, Executive Director of D6/Randall House about Partnering with Parents. This is PART TWO of our discussion on what it “really” means to part...

Jul-28-2017