5 Ways to Include Apologetics in Youth Ministry
by Stephen Bedard
I started my pastoral ministry as a youth pastor. My first five years as a pastor was in the area of youth ministry. Looking back, it was probably some of the most challenging experiences. At the time, I never thought about including apologetics as a part of the ministry.
I wish I had.
Too often churches assume that teens only want or need pizza and games. I’m all for fun and would never want youth ministry to be about only Scripture memorization. There is a way to keep youth group fun but also provide quality content. This can include apologetics.
Here are five ways that apologetics can be included in youth ministry…