Tag Archives: Jeremy Del Rio
Muslim Boy

A Tale of Two Fathers

On the day after the 10th anniversary of 9/11, here’s a sermon to challenge urban youth workers’ vision of the future — specifically the relationship between Christians and our Muslim cousins. How do you and your minsitry engage Muslim youth? A Tale of Two Fathers Jeremy Del Rio, recorded at Abounding Grace Ministries on Father’s […]

Michelle Rhee

Willow Creek Leadership Summit Features UYWI Partner

The Willow Creek Association’s Global Leadership Summit features UYWI partner ministry 20/20 Vision for Schools this week. Summit speaker Michelle Rhee (former Schools Chancellor of Washington, DC, and founder of Children First) will explore how educational inequity robs inner city children of the skills necessary to complete college, compete in an information economy, or even […]

Reload 1.2.3 Featured Workshops: FREE

So you’ve watched the Reload 1.2.3 general sessions and waited with baited breath for the featured workshops to be posted online as well. Wait no more. For more information on Reload 1.2.3, the first multi-state, multi-site urban youth ministry training event in the country that featured adult youth workers and more than sixty “plus-1 proteges” […]

Student-Led Student Ministry: Possible

One of the workshops during the national broadcast of Reload 1.2.3 examined four student-led youth ministries from New York City. Facilitated by Enid Almanzar (Avenue of Hope Fellowship, Manhattan) and featuring student leaders Eden Martinez (Abounding Grace Ministries, Manhattan), Johnny Navarro (No Limits International Church, Staten Island), Vanessa Medina (God Belongs in My City, Brooklyn), […]

FREE Webcast of RELOAD 1.2.3

FREE Webcast of RELOAD 1.2.3

So you’re intrigued by the first ever multi-site youth worker training event in the country, and the interactivity it offers an audience, but traveling 3,000 miles from SoCal or 1,000 miles from Miami or X miles from your city to the Bronx, Manhattan, or Jersey City isn’t within your youth worker budget. NO PROBLEM! Join […]

Tri-State Voice Features Reload 1.2.3

The Tri-State Voice, a Christian newspaper in the metro New York City area, featured the upcoming Reload 1.2.3 conference in their June issue, and donated ad space as well.  Here’s the scoop. “RELOAD 1.2.3: Innovating Youth Ministry Training in Metro NY/NJ” On June 12, Greater New York and New Jersey will innovate Reload 1.2.3, the first ever, […]

Reload 1.2.3 Student Trainer Testifies Before Congress

Meet Rachel Carrion, Board Member of Community Connections for Youth and “Plus-1” protege of Ruben Austria. Rachel recently testified before Congress regarding the challenges girls face in New York State’s juvenile justice system. Rachel and Ruben will co-lead the featured workshop, “Youth Ministry Beyond the Walls: Overcoming Injustices and Rebuilding Communities” at Reload 1.2.3 in […]

Free for All: Youth Specialties Features UYWI's Innovative Resource Library

Free for All: Youth Specialties Features UYWI’s Innovative Resource Library

In UYWI’s ongoing effort to make youth ministry training resources more accessible to urban youth workers, we forged a partnership in 2009 with “Jesus, Justice, and Technology” innovators Techmission to digitize all of our available training content dating back to 2001 and include it in their growing UrbanMinistry.org resource library. As of this month, 700+ […]