Growing Young

All churches grow old … but strategic churches are growing young

Churches are both shrinking and aging as more young people disengage. Based on groundbreaking research with over 250 of the nation’s leading congregations, Growing Young provides a strategy any church can use to involve and retain young people. It profiles innovative churches engaging 15- to 29-year-olds that are growing–spiritually, emotionally, missionally, and numerically. Packed with ideas, Growing Young shows ministry leaders how to position their churches to reach younger generations in a way that breathes life into the whole church.

The authors outline six strategies essential to engaging young people:

There are resources, tools, and a heap of ideas for how you and your community could grow young. http://churchesgrowingyoung.com/