The young people we meet across Greater New Jersey are not only creative, they are also ready to put their faith into action. That’s why our theme for Next Gen Summer Camps, Created to Create, fits so well. Our next generation of disciples have been created for such a time as this and they are ready to create what is next for the church and world. Our goal at Next Gen Ministries is to harness this creativity so that our students can move into what is next with a passion that is … [Read more...] about Message from Executive Director Eric Drew | June 2019
NEXT GEN NEWS
Davidson Sutherland Davidson Sutherland is serving as the Next Generation Ministries Youth and Campus Program Coordinator. Davidson will provide support and resources to campus ministries, campus ministers and students through the Next Gen Campus Ministry Network and Mosaic Program. Additionally, Davidson will work with Kerwin to create events and resources that help youth workers and youth to connect with God, grow in faith and leadership, and lead in their congregation and … [Read more...] about Next Generation Ministries Welcomes New Staff Members
2019 Annual Conference Courtesy ©Shari DeAngelo Studios Exciting things are happening at Next Generation Ministries. Get involved to support the next generation of Godly disciples: Invite. Help spread the word about IGNITE 2019, Next Gen Summer Camps and all of the other exciting things happening at Next Gen. Volunteer. Looking for a way to give back? Become a Next Gen Summer Camps volunteer and stay tuned for other volunteer opportunities for you and your youth groups. … [Read more...] about Help Us Lead On!
In true Next Gen fashion, IGNITE, Next Gen Summer Camps and Next Gen Campus Ministry Network were present together at a singular, amazing table, located between the highlight engaging, interactive IGNITE stage and a rustic but chic Next Gen Summer Camps display. Over 200 people visited the Next Gen table and joined the Next Gen community by filling out a contact card while landing themselves a one-of-a-kind Next Gen t-shirt). Several hundred more stopped by to collect unique stress ball … [Read more...] about 2019 GNJ Annual Conference Takeover – Next Generation Ministries
Do you ever feel you are in this alone? I sure hope not. Friend, we are in this together. As United Methodists, we know about connectionalism and the importance of working cooperatively for God’s glory. The truth is, sometimes when we are caught up in the daily grind, putting connectionalism into practice can prove to be difficult. Where do you actually go to connect? Where are all the other youth leaders? How do you broadcast the great work you are doing at your church? Where do you go … [Read more...] about Let’s Do Youth Ministry, Together!