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Renew Normal Video Library

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Main Session One: Renew Yourself
Main Session One: Renew Yourself

Welcome to Renew Normal! In the opening session, join Revd Marcel Simpson, who’ll help us to reflect on what it means to renew ourselves before we seek to rethink our work.

Length: 1hr 53m
Featuring: Martin Saunders, Rachel Gardner, Revd Marcel Simpson, Mark Oestreicher
Main Session Two: Renew Connection
Main Session Two: Renew Connection

A packed session featuring interviews, an opportunity to worship together and two keynotes from Rachel Gardner and Dr Carmen Imes.

Length: 1hr 47m
Featuring: Martin Saunders, Rachel Gardner, Dr Carmen Imes
Main Session Three: Renew Discipleship
Main Session Three: Renew Discipleship

Our penultimate session features an opportunity to join together and hear from Rev Dr Kara Powell, one of the world’s leading youth ministry thinkers.

Length: 2hrs
Featuring: Martin Saunders, Rachel Gardner, Dr Kara Powell
Main Session Four: Renew Vision
Main Session Four: Renew Vision

We join together in worship and prayer before Youthscape CEO Chris Curtis closes by encouraging us to adopt a bold new vision for God-centred youth ministry. Plus: Creation Fest's Sarah Yardley, and a surprise guest...

Length: 1hr 30m
Featuring: Martin Saunders, Rachel Gardner, Chris Curtis
Renewing our spiritual lives (session one)
Renewing our spiritual lives (session one)

In this first keynote, we join Marcel Simpson, National Director of Youth & Discipleship, New Testament Church of God as we look at how personal prayer and finding our quiet and private place with God can be transformational to the renewal of our spiritual lives.

Length: 22m
Featuring: Revd Marcel Simpson
Mark Oestreicher (live interview)
Mark Oestreicher (live interview)

As we kicked off, we were joined by Mark Oestreicher, partner in The Youth Cartel, an organisation providing services and resources for individual youth workers and organisations. He joined us live from across the pond to share some insights into youth work during the pandemic.

Length: 27m
Featuring: Mark Oestreicher, Martin Saunders, Rachel Gardner
Renewing our connection with Scripture (session two)
Renewing our connection with Scripture (session two)

In this keynote, we hear from Carmen Imes, Associate Professor of Old Testament Theology at Three Hills College in Alberta, Canada, about why reconnecting with scripture is fundamental in our work with young people.

Length: 24m
Featuring: Dr Carmen Imes
Research: Burning Down the House (live interview)
Research: Burning Down the House (live interview)

At the start of our third session, Martin and Rachel were joined by Dr Lucie Shuker, Director of The Youthscape Centre for Research to discuss the ground breaking report 'Burning Down the House', compiled by Youthscape and Tearfund, exploring young people's attitudes to climate change.

Length: 27m
Featuring: Dr Lucie Shuker, Martin Saunders, Rachel Gardner
Renewing our approach to discipleship (session three)
Renewing our approach to discipleship (session three)

In our third session, we were joined by Dr. Kara Powell, Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute (FYI), a faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary, and Fuller's Chief of Leadership. Join her here as she guides us through her research-based approach to renewing our approach to discipling young people.

Length: 15m
Featuring: Dr Kara Powell
Dr Kara Powell (live interview)
Dr Kara Powell (live interview)

At the conclusion of her keynote presentation, Dr Kara Powell joined us live from Pasadena, California to answer some questions from event attendees.

Length: 20m
Featuring: Dr Kara Powell
Renewing our vision (session four)
Renewing our vision (session four)

As we drew Renew Normal to a close, Chris Curtis, Chief Executive of Youthscape, rounded out the conference with a challenge to renew our vision for youth ministry and to embrace hope and courage for the journey God is calling us on.

Length: 21m
Featuring: Chris Curtis
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby (live interview)
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby (live interview)

As we kicked off the final session of Renew Normal, we were joined by The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury to reflect on the challenges, as well as the small glimmers of hope, of the past 12 months.

Length: 18m
Featuring: Most Revd and Rt Hon Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury
Where did they go?
Where did they go?

A year of the pandemic has taken its toll on your youth ministry. In this Town Hall, we discuss practical strategies that you can implement in your context.

Length: 1 hr
Featuring: Gemma Milligan, Tim Funnell, Matt Perkins, Temitope Taiwo
What should we keep doing online now?
What should we keep doing online now?

In the last year youth ministry has gone 'online'. As we head towards in-person youth ministry, what should we plan to keep?

Length: 1 hr
Featuring: Jenny Cavendish, Beth Bright, Jonathan Beecham, Jemimah Woodbridge, Andy Fronius
What exactly do we mean by discipleship?
What exactly do we mean by discipleship?

What does discipleship look like in your context? Exploring together the concept of discipleship and its application in youth ministry.

Length: 1 hr
Featuring: Jonny Baker, Laura Hancock, Revd Marcel Simpson
A strategy to grow
A strategy to grow

In a time of enforced physical separation, evangelism has, in some cases, become much harder to keep central to our youth ministry. Join Amy Orr-Ewing as she explores how to keep sharing our faith at the heart of our ministry with young people.

Length: 47m
Featuring: Dr Amy Orr-Ewing
A bigger vision for youth ministry
A bigger vision for youth ministry

Despite the decline in youth ministry, now is not the time to give up! Join us in exploring what youth ministry should look like in the future.

Length: 47m
Featuring: Rachel Gardner
The art of self-management
The art of self-management

How to care for yourself when you're caring for young people. Practical exercises on taking care of yourself in youth ministry.

Length: 26m
Featuring: Evi Rodemann
Black Lives Matter: What happens now in youth ministry?
Black Lives Matter: What happens now in youth ministry?

In the last year, racial injustice has become a defining issue for society to address. What's the responsibility of youth workers towards this movement and how can you play your part in the change needed?

Length: 51m
Featuring: Natalie Evans, Lahna Pottle, Aisha Thomas, Louise Rose, Precious Tamuno
Power to the people
Power to the people

Is it time for a rethink when it comes to evangelism? In this seminar with Dan Randall, we explore why young people are the best evangelists to their friends and how we get them started in sharing their faith.

Length: 54m
Featuring: Dan Randall
A bigger vision for the Church
A bigger vision for the Church

Discovering a different vision for the role of the Church and the part that youth ministry might play in making it possible.

Length: 1 hr
Featuring: Chris Curtis
Small group, big mission
Small group, big mission

How to make youth groups thrive when you have a handful of young people.

Length: 1 hr
Featuring: Hannah Bradley, Robert McNerney, Linda Geevanathan, Reuben Alexander
What Covid-19 did to youth ministry
What Covid-19 did to youth ministry

Covid-19 has had a fundamental and long-lasting impact on youth ministry. In this seminar we join Dr Lucie Shuker and Gry Apeland of Youthscape to discuss research surrounding how big the impact really is.

Length: 1 hr
Featuring: Dr Lucie Shuker, Gry Apeland
Satellites live Q&A
Satellites live Q&A

In summer 2022, Youthscape is launching a brand new Christian youth festival - Satellites. In this Q&A, Martin Saunders and Natalie Evans outline the vision, values and practical ideas surrounding the Satellites event as well as plans for year-round discipleship of young people.

Length: 53m
Featuring: Martin Saunders, Natalie Evans

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