Synopses & Reviews
Uncommon Youth Parties, part of a series of resources and group studies developed by youth ministry veteran Jim Burns, will help youth leaders find a number of timesaving ideas for planning outreach, fundraising, fellowship, birthday events and holiday celebrations all year round. This easy-to-use resource, developed and field-tested by veteran youth workers, includes message and activity ideas, promotional tips and comprehensive outlines to not only build fellowship within the group but also serve as an outreach tool to bring others into it. All the tools leaders need to celebrate any occasion are right at their fingertips!
About the Author
JIM BURNS, Ph. D., is President of HomeWord, Senior Director for for the HomeWord center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University, and Host of HomeWord's radio broadcasts. Jim speaks to thousands of people around the world every year. He is a three-time Gold Medallion Award-winning author and has written books for parents, students, children, youth ministry and church leaders. Jim has more than 1.5 million resources in print in over 20 languages. His most recent resources include The Purity Code, Teaching Your Chldren Healthy Sexuality, Accept Nothing Less, God Made Your Body, How God Makes Babies, Confident Parenting, Creating an Intimate Marriage, Closer: Devotions to Draw Couples Together, The 10 Building Blocks for a Solid Family and The Youth Builder. Jim, his wife, Cathy, and their three daughters live in Southern California.