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 98 - ★ Leading Without Power ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix talk with Mark Oestreicher, author of Leading Without Power and founder of The Youth Cartel, about 9 paths towards non-coercive leadership.  Plus+ We’re pointing yo...

Mar-24-2017

TWIYM: EP 97 - ★ Are You Making Disciples? ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix sits down with Doug Franklin, founder of LeaderTreks, to discuss Discipleship in Youth Ministry today. Are you making disciples? Are your students growing in their ...

Mar-17-2017

TWIYM: EP 96 - ★ How to Team Up With Parents! ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix talk with Phil Bell, author of Team Up: The Family Ministry Playbook for Partnering with Parents!  Plus+ We’re pointing you to some great #Easter Resources and FREE...

Mar-10-2017

TWIYM: EP 95 - ★ Dare 2 Share with Greg Stier ★


Dare2Share Founder Greg Stier shares with Terrace Crawford why they are shutting down conferences and how they’re helping students connect with others & with God! Plus+ We’re sharing how to get you...

Mar-03-2017

TWIYM: EP 94 - ★ Serving Local Schools ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix talk about serving local schools with Chuck Bomar, author of the new book “Serving Local Schools!” Plus+ We’re sharing how you can get a FREE Mission Trip Planner a...

Feb-23-2017

TWIYM: EP 93 - ★ Why You Should See ‘The Shack’ Movie ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix sit down with Rick Lawrence, editor at Group Publishing, and talk about why you should see ‘The Shack’ movie and engage discussions with your students. Plus+ We’re ...

Feb-17-2017

TWIYM: EP 92 - ★ Preparing For Your Next Role ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix talk to Brian Aaby, Director of Search and Coaching at Youth Specialties, about how youth workers can best prepare for their next ministry role. Plus+ We’re sharing...

Feb-10-2017

TWIYM: EP 91 - ★ Best Practices for Healthy Small Groups ★


Terrace Crawford and Leneita Fix share their Top 10 Best Practices for Healthy Small Groups! Plus+ We’re giving away a FREE TICKET to the Orange Conference and some great resources! Don’t miss this...

Feb-03-2017

TWIYM: EP 90 - ★Problem Solving in Youth Ministry ★


Terrace Crawford welcomes co-host Leneita Fix on today’s show and interviews Natasha McGill, veteran youth worker, speaker and author, on the topic of Design Thinking and Problem Solving in Youth M...

Jan-26-2017

TWIYM: EP 89 - ★ Teaching Generation Z ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with Terry Linhart, author of Teaching the Next Generation,  to discuss insights and get tips on how to teach Generation Z! Plus+ We have a HUGE announcement for 2017, we...

Jan-20-2017

TWIYM: EP 88 - ★ The BEST of 2016 ★


Terrace Crawford shares the BEST of 2016 in this episode, counting down the most downloaded episodes of the year! Plus+ We share FREE resources and great deals for youth workers! Don’t miss this in...

Dec-30-2016

TWIYM: EP 87 - ★ How to Deal With Relational Conflict ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Dr. David Olshine, Chairman of the Youth Ministry Department at Columbia International University, about how to deal with relational conflct! Plus+ we’ve got some great ...

Dec-16-2016

TWIYM: EP 86 - ★ PR Matters ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with Justin Dean, the former Communications Director at Mars Hill Church, and author of PR Matters, about the controversy surrounding Mars Hill and what it was like worki...

Dec-09-2016

TWIYM: EP 85 - ★ Round Table: Generation Z ★


Terrace Crawford hosts a roundtable discussion on Generation Z with veteran youth workers, Leneita Fix, author of The Beautiful Chaos of Parenting, and Megan Faulkner! Plus+ we’ve got some great re...
Dec-02-2016

TWIYM: EP 84 - ★ How to Manage Your Leaders ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with veteran youth worker, Katie Edwards (Jr. High Youth Worker at Saddleback Church) to talk about how to manage your leaders in ministry! Plus+ We tell you about someth...

Nov-11-2016

TWIYM: EP 83 - ★ How to Handle Disruptive Students ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with veteran youth worker, Christopher Wesley, to talk about how to handle disruptive students in Youth Ministry! Plus+ We tell you about something that SHOULD be on your...
Nov-03-2016

TWIYM: EP 82 - ★ Small(er) Church Ministry ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Stephanie Caro and Brad Fiscus, Authors of the new book “Small(er) Church Ministry” about how youth pastors can do amazing ministry in small(er) churches! Plus+ We tell ...
Oct-20-2016

TWIYM: EP 81 - ★ Q&A with Doug Fields & The Skit Guys ★


Terrace Crawford sits down with Doug Fields for a Q&A session and The Skit Guys crash the party! Plus+ We’ve got some great resources for YOU!  Don’t miss this incredible episode … and subscribe to...

Oct-14-2016

TWIYM: EP 80 - ★ How is the Theology in Your Youth Ministry? ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Kenda Creasy Dean, professor at Princeton Theological Seminary and author of How Youth Ministry Can Change Theological Education — If We Let It. Plus+ We’ve got some gre...

Oct-06-2016

TWIYM: EP 79 - ★ Teaching the Next Generations ★


Terrace Crawford talks with Terry Linhart, author of Teaching the Next Generations, about how to equip and empower others to teach students. Also, Rick Lawrence stops by to say hello!  Plus+ Lots o...

Sep-29-2016