Resources for YA Leaders & Groups



Community of Christ Young Adult Ministries Blog

YA Culture:

  • 1001 Things Every College Student Needs to Know by Harry H. Harrison, Jr.
  • FUTURECAST: What Today’s Trends Mean for Tomorrow’s World by George Barna
  • Making God Real for a New Generation by Craig Kennet Miller and MaryJane Pierce Norton

YA’s and the Church:

  • Open Source Church: Making Room for the Wisdom of All by Landon Whitsitt
  • Reverse Mentoring: How Young Leaders Can Transform the Church and Why We Should Let Them by Earl Creps
  • The Emerging Church: Vintage Christianity for New Generations by Dan Kimball
  • Who Stole My Church? What to Do When the Church You Love Tries to Enter the 21st Century by Gordon MacDonald

YA Study Materials:

  • Faith Matters: Practicing the Faith Abingdon Press
  • Gathered in the Word: Praying the Scripture in Small Groups by Norvene Vest
  • Sermon on the Mount: Foundations for an International Peace Church by Andrew Bolton


→ Find other YA Ministry resources — including worship, outreach to college students, starting a YA group, and more — here