The cost is too high to miss the mark of effective discipleship
90% of young people are not actively involved in their church.
Over Half of Millenials consider themselves Non-Christian. This is the first generation in American history where followers of Christ are the minority.
Close to 50% of Pastor’s spouses experience burnout because of ministry stress
"CE helped us see the potential of students and gave us the tools to empower them. Students are more than capable of leading their own generation if given the opportunity."
Phil Kaylor | Co-Director of Youth Ministries, Palmyra Grace
NExtGen Leaders are Uniquely positioned to impact lives for eternity
"The challenge is not in understanding the scope of the problem facing the church today, but rather in finding a meaningful and achievable discipleship solution."
Isaac Mahler| Youth Pastor
HOW IT WORKS
Identify Your Starting Point
Connect with Ongoing Support
Empower Youth IN Ministry
C.E. Empowers the local church to unleash their youth
140+ Years of Experience
C.E. Invented Youth Ministry in 1881 and Has Over Fourteen Decades of Experience in Unleashing Effective Discipleship in the Local Church.
Discipleship Systems that Fit
C.E.'s Intentional Process is Being Used to Build Thriving Youth Ministries in Urban, Rural, and Suburban Settings. It Can Be Used in Mega-churches, Micro-churches, and anything in Between
Growing Global Network
Churches, Youth Leaders and Young People from 38 Different Countries Connect Together for Inspiration, Encouragement, and Equipping.