Tag Archives: UYWI

Beautiful Calling

Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder… This simply means that people find different things beautiful.  For instance, take a Pablo Picasso painting.  One person may think it is the most beautiful piece of art they have ever seen.  Another person may look at it and think looks like a mistake, way too confusing […]


God Belongs in School Too

UYWI has celebrated the God Belongs in My City movement since three student leaders and a frustrated Brooklyn youth pastor held their first New York City prayer walk three years ago. More than fifty cities and 60,000 tshirts later, GBIMC has taken on a life of its own. Their latest viral campaign urges students to […]

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Finally Friday: Praying, Planning, & Empowering… for God to Move!

360 Nashville National Conference 13 Days Away! Today we’re featuring one of the 360 conference workshops, “Praying, Planning and Empowering Your Urban Church for God to Move in Big Ways” led by Crossover Church’s lead pastor, Tommy “Urban D.” Kyllonen. This workshop shares how to empower your volunteers biblically and practically with tools to dream big […]


Motivational Monday: Quotes of Influence

Quotes of Influence: Martin Luther King, Jr. “Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” Urban youth ministry is challenging and the hurdles often times seem beyond our range, but your perseverance and constant sacrifices […]

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Finally Friday: Group 1 Crew Joins Us at Our 360 National Conference!

Exciting news for everyone attending our 360 National Conference in September! Christian hip-hop duo Group 1 Crew will perform new songs from their album “Fearless.” With salsa dancing and spoken word artists like Propaganda, Group 1 Crew is just another way to spice up this overall youth worker training event. If you haven’t already registered, you […]