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Youth Ministry and the Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self

Walt Mueller writes a guest article for 9Marks reflecting on expressive individualism, Carl Trueman’s book on the topic titled The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self: Cultural Amnesia, Expressive Individualism, and the Road to the Sexual Revolution, and what it all means for youth ministry. Read the article here.
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Student Ministry Conversations Podcast: Partnering With Parents With Walt Mueller

Walt Mueller was a guest on the SMC (Student Ministry Conversations) Podcast – Episode 033 – Partnering With Parents. What is the greatest influence on the faith of your youth? If you guessed youth leaders, or pastors, then you would most likely be wrong. Actually the greatest influence is parents. So as youth leaders we...
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RESGEN Giving Life Podcast Ep. 29 with Walt Mueller

Walt Mueller is a guest on the RESGEN Giving Life Podcast. On this episode of The Giving Life Podcast, Walt and Tom talk about this ever-changing culture and the impact it is having on teens and families. Topics discussed include managing screen time, the rise of anxiety and mental issues amongst students how we can...
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Three Favorite Books on Youth Ministry

ByFaith asked Mueller about his three favorite books on youth ministry. He said his list changes frequently as youth culture changes and churches need to respond differently to the cultural moment. Read the rest of the article and Walt’s recommendations by clicking here.
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CPYU Parent Page – September 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the August 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: Living Through Your Kids Youth Culture Hot Quote: Selena Gomez Top 10: Middle Grade...
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CPYU Parent Page – August 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the August 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: Kids, TV, and Transgender Youth Culture Hot Quote: Facebook Top 10: Video Games to...
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“Helping Your Grandkids Manage Their Digital Screens” featuring Walt Mueller

Walt Mueller was the guest on the Legacy Coalition’s Legacy Grandparenting podcast. He discusses the role that grandparents can play in helping their grandchildren navigate the world of digital technology. Listen to the episode here.
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CPYU Parent Page – July 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the July 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: Three Kinds of Kids Youth Culture Hot Quote: Andre Dillard Top 10: Songs on...
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CPYU Parent Page – June 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the April 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: Like Parent, Like Child Youth Culture Hot Quote: Billie Eilish Top 10: Teens Changing...
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CPYU Parent Page – May 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the April 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: Parents; Overfeed Your Kids Youth Culture Hot Quote: Andrew Shaw Top 10: Time100 Next...
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The Local Youth Worker Podcast Episode 324 – Biblical Sexuality: Transgenderism with Dr. Walt Mueller

The Local Youth Worker is a podcast brought to you by Reformed Youth Ministries (www.rym.org). It’s a daily podcast that’s centered on five questions each week. Ranging from the practical to the professional, we’re looking for answers to questions you’re asking. Whether you’re in full-time, part-time or volunteer youth ministry, this podcast is for you....
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CPYU Parent Page – April 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the April 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: The Praying Parent Youth Culture Hot Quote: Chrissy Teigen Top 10: Apps Quick Stats:...
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From Agender To Ze: A Glossary for the Gender Identity Revolution

A helpful glossary in understanding the language and terms associated with the transgender movement. This resource was created by The Gospel Coalition and Reformed Youth Ministries. You can learn more about the free booklet, and download it, here.
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CPYU Parent Page – March 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the March 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: Lessons From a TikTok Celeb Youth Culture Hot Quote: Clare Boyd Top 10: Billboard...
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CPYU Parent Page – February 2021 Issue

This is a downloadable, 4-page pdf of the February 2021 issue of the CPYU Parent Page. You can purchase and download this individual issue if you’d like to “sample” this monthly subscription resource. Purchase here. Subscribe here.   In this issue: Whose God? Youth Culture Hot Quote: Karen North Top 10 Streamed Movies Quick Stats:...
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Evaluating the Last 20 Years of Youth Ministry: An Interview with Dr. Mike McGarry and Dr. Walt Mueller

As 2020 draws to a close, the Rooted Youth Ministry Podcast was blessed to spend time with Drs. Mike McGarry and Walt Mueller. These youth ministry practitioner-scholars spent time evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of youth ministry throughout the last 20 years, as well as forecasting what’s coming down the pike for the future of...
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The Local Youth Worker Podcast: Episode 315 – Teens & Technology with Dr. Walt Mueller

The Local Youth Worker is a podcast brought to you by Reformed Youth Ministries (www.rym.org). It’s a daily podcast that’s centered on five questions each week. Ranging from the practical to the professional, we’re looking for answers to questions you’re asking. Whether you’re in full-time, part-time or volunteer youth ministry, this podcast is for you....
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Teen Slang Dictionary

Do you ever feel like you don’t understand the language your teens are speaking? CPYU Intern Théodora Dillman has begun compiling a dictionary of teen slang words and phrases to help. The list is by no means exhaustive, but it will give you some insight into some of the vocab that your children and teens...
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Sex + Christian Parents Podcast – Episode 09: Biblical Media Discernment

The “Sex + Christian Parents” podcast is brought to you by Project Six19. For this episode, our co-hosts were joined by Walt Mueller and Kutter Callaway to talk about discerning media in a Biblical manner. They discuss some practical tools you can use to prepare for Biblical media discernment, how to pay attention to the...
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Sex + Christian Parents Podcast – Episode 08: So The Next Generation Will Know

The “Sex + Christian Parents” podcast is brought to you by Project Six19. For this episode, our co-hosts were joined by author, professor and apologist Sean McDowell to talk about his new book, “So The Next Generation Will Know.” In this book, Sean and co-author J. Warner Wallace discuss how to share biblical truth with...
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