Sometimes we find ourselves going in circles as we face the same challenges again and again yet are not really sure what to try next. Previous models of connecting with youth don’t seem to hold the same impact. Youth ministry is about creating space where youth can encounter God, others and themselves. How we do this will be similar and different for each place of ministry. Youth ministry is a very short but significant period of time when each youth is forming and shaping a spiritual connection with God that will set them up for a life long relationship.