How to Get New Students Connected to Your Youth Group

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What's the #1 reason students don't come back to your youth ministry? Getting kids to come to your youth ministry is usually a top priority but getting them to stay needs to be equally important. Today we are talking about some of the best practices for getting new students connected to your youth group. We also go over some of the things you shouldn't be doing that can drive them away! ***BONUS: Make sure you listen to the end where we give you an excellent experiential training exercise for your student leadership team!!***
0:00 - INTRO
2:17 - BEING PRESENT IN THE YOUTH ROOM
2:57 - GREET THE PARENT(S) AND STUDENTS
3:54 - GIVE A TOUR
6:05 - GIVE THEM ANY HANDOUTS & INFO CARD
10:51 - CONNECT THEM WITH STUDENTS
13:10 - HAVE THINGS FOR THEM TO DO
15:38 - DON'T LEAVE THEM OUT
17:30 - THE #1 REASON STUDENTS DON'T COME BACK
21:22 - DON'T SPOTLIGHT A NEW STUDENT
24:59 - PLACING THEM IN A SMALL GROUP
27:38 - FOLLOW UP
36:30 - BONUS: STUDENT LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
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