“Pickled pigs feet.” “Blended Happy Meals.” “Live goldfish.” “Cat food.” What do these things have in common, you might ask. They are all the answer to a recent question in our YouthMin Facebook group – “What is something really gross that you have had a kid eat as a challenge during a game?” Having grown […]
Pickled pigs feet. Blended Happy Meals. Live goldfish?!? While this list sounds like it comes from an episode of Fear Factor, these are all things I’ve seen (or at least heard about) students eat during youth group games. And I’m OK with that, under certain circumstances. (BTW, this post is written as a counterpoint and alternative […]
I might very well be the only person who doesn’t know about this super simple and fun game. My long time friend Kristy in the YouthMin Facebook Group shared this amazing game. This is how she explained the game: Look up- everyone stands in a circle. One person says “1, 2, 3, Lookup.” Everyone looks up […]
Need a new game for your Youth Ministry? This one from Jimmy Fallon is pretty great, and seems super easy to recreate, regardless of your group size.
Can I be honest? When it comes to my weekly youth meeting, I can nail the message, get my worship team organized and looking great, find serious and funny videos to show the students, and take care of all the administrative needs. However, the one thing I absolutely hate is coming up with games. Don’t […]
If you’re like me, you are always looking for a great up-front game that is flexible for any group size, easy to use and explain, and fun for everyone. Sometimes, games like that are hard to come by. So, we decided to create our own one evening, and Wacky Words was born. Wacky Words is […]