We Are Listening

Young adults want to be heard and contribute with their leaders


Next Steps

Free Online Training Course

  • Created by NAD Young Adult Ministries
  • The NEXT STEPS Course will help you understand the findings from the Adventist Millennial Study conducted by the Barna Group. It empowers a research-informed, relevant approach to young adult ministry.
  • When you complete NEXT STEPS, you will be able to:
  • Understand the findings of the Adventist Millennial Study conducted by the Barna Group.
  • Analyze strategies and approaches to young adult ministry in comparison to research.

This free online training is available through the Adventist Learning Community.

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We Are Listening

We Are Listening

A Practical Guide to Staying Connected with Young Adults in Your Church

  • Created by NAD Young Adult Ministries

We Are Listening is a proven model built on the experience of over 20 intentional conversations between young adults and Seventh-day Adventist church leaders. It is a catalyst for cultural change in your community. We Are Listening can be an incredible first step on a journey toward loving, reaching, and retaining young adults more effectively in your community.


Growing Young

Growing Young

6 Essential Strategies to Help Young People Discover and Love Your Church

  • By Kara Powell, Jake Mulder, and Brad Griffin

Churches are losing both members and vitality as increasing numbers of young people disengage. Based on groundbreaking research with over 250 of the nation’s leading congregations, Growing Young provides a strategy any church can use to involve and retain teenagers and young adults.

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Growing Young Adventists

Growing Young Adventists is an opportunity to encourage our church to love next generations well. We want to cheer, support, and resource congregations who desire the vitality of our young people and the great relationships they bring.

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