Adult Breakout Tracks

Student Ministers and Volunteers

Cutting-edge training, challenge, and encouragement from national youth ministry leaders—targeted to student ministers and the volunteers who serve with them. Click here 

Girls Ministry

Sessions for leaders who want to launch or expand a comprehensive girls ministry. Click here

Minister’s Wives

A weekend of encouragement, equipping, and warm relationships for wives of student ministers. Click here

Multi-Ethnic Student Ministry

Breakout session focused on student ministry in a multi-ethnic context. Click here

Korean Student Ministry

These sessions specifically focus on leading student ministry in a primarily Korean context. Click here

Equipping Volunteers

These breakouts are specifically designed to focus on calling out and equipping volunteer leaders to serve in student ministry. Each of these breakouts will be led by Richard Ross. Click here

Teenager Breakout Tracks

Sex, Dating, Marriage, and the Glory of God

These breakouts for teenagers will focus on living for God’s glory in regard to our gender, sexuality, dating, and future marriages. By attending this track, teenagers will be indicating they have received their parents’ permission to attend. The adults who bring teenagers to YML are responsible for confirming parental permission. Click here

The Art of Leadership

For teenagers committed to being leaders in their student ministry and beyond to learn about the essential characteristics and skills of faithful leaders. The final breakout session will provide an opportunity for students in this track to choose among sessions on worship leadership, vocational ministry leadership, or leadership in the business world. Click here

Stand Firm

For teenagers interested in exploring how to stand firm in an age of relativism and skepticism. In a culture where right from wrong has been blurred, students will learn to navigate from the Scriptures on hot button issues and how to reason for the hope found in Jesus Christ alone. Click here


For teenagers desiring to know how God is at work around the world in advancing the gospel to fulfill His mission and to be equipped to engage in His work as co-laborers for the kingdom. Click here