Resources

The Every Youth Coalition has made available a complete set of juvenile offender ministry materials and resources.

 
 

Getting Started

A Way In

Straight Ahead Ministries

How to start a Bible Discussion Group in juvenile detention centers. 

 

Juvenile Justice Ministry 101:  Starting Effective Ministry

Youth for Christ

This manual provides "everything you need to know" to start and support effective juvenile justice ministry. 

Leading a Bible Discussion Group

Bible Discussion Guide, Volume 1

Straight Ahead Ministries

Contains 49 topical Bible studies, written by Straight Ahead staff and volunteers, for leaders to use in juvenile ministry.  Ideal for groups of 3-20.  Volume 1 of a three volume set.

 

Bible Discussion Guide, Volume 2

Straight Ahead Ministries

Volume 2 of a three volume set of topical Bible Studies for leaders to use in juvenile ministry, written by Straight Ahead staff and volunteers.  Ideal for groups of 3-20.

 

Bible Discussion Guide, Volume 3

Straight Ahead Ministries

Volume 3 of a three volume set of topical Bible Studies for leaders to use in juvenile ministry, written by Straight Ahead staff and volunteers.  Ideal for groups of 3-20.

Character Development

Ready4Life Discussion Guide

Straight Ahead Ministries

This discussion guide provides materials and DVD for ten one-hour sessions that explore ten distinctions for true transformational change.