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Video: Find the Respect Your Youth Ministry Deserves

By Doug Franklin June 5, 2014

Do people in your church say things like, “Oh, you’re just having fun with those kids,” or, “When do you go on your next vacation with the students?” These comments reflect the congregation’s opinion of the youth group, but they probably don’t represent the hard work and passion you’ve poured into your ministry.

So how can you turn this around? How can you develop more respect among the congregation and your church’s leadership?

In this video, Doug offers several youth ministry tips to grow your leadership and increase your influence around the church:

About the Author

Doug Franklin

Doug Franklin is the president of LeaderTreks, an innovative leadership development organization focusing on students and youth workers. Doug and his wife, Angie, live in West Chicago, Illinois. They don’t have any kids, but they have 2 dogs that think they are children. Diesel and Penelope are Weimaraners  who never leave their side. Doug grew up in…  Read More