Resources

The Faith Project

Resourced have launched the latest version of The Faith Project, an exciting and challenging youth initiative. It takes young people on a 2 year journey to grow their christian faith. It is centred around the 5 marks of mission, with teenagers completing projects for each mark. The Faith Project is highly adaptable, suiting a wide range of young people and contexts. For more information click here! >> read more

Gap Year Options

NZCMS Better World Gap Year
Better World is a radical social justice experience where we will take a group of young people on a 10 month journey across 3 countries and dig deep into 4 areas of social justice; Urban Poverty, Ethical Consumption, Climate Change, and Refugee and Migration Issues. Head here for more information or you can contact the Better World team here.

St Johns Te Ruinga Programme
Te Ruinga is a one year discipleship programme for Young Anglicans (18-25)... >> read more

Helping Young People Process the Christchurch Tragedy

What a week it has been for New Zealand! Firstly, from our team at AYM, we want to express our heartfelt condolences to all those affected by the attack in Christchurch last Friday. We have been so encouraged to see and hear of the many ways your Churches and Youth Groups have been remembering, praying for and standing with our Muslim neighbours during this time. We are also grateful to our National Youth Leaders for putting together this great guide to Helping Young People Process the... >> read more

NUA

NUA is a new resource from Scripture Union that is all about exploring the Christian faith. The 8 session film series encourages questions, acknowledges doubt, and offers an engaging perspective on the Christian faith. NUA is ideal in an educational setting, church/parish, youth group, or with friends. The films are made to be engaged with and picked apart. For more information head over to the scripture union website. If you are interested in borrowing this resource contact aym. 

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AYM Calendar 2019

The team at Anglican Youth Ministries are looking forward to working with you next year! Here’s our  AYM wallplanner for 2019 so that you can begin planning for your next year of ministry. Find out more about our events here. >> read more

Story of Stuff Project

Story of Stuff is a faith-based website about driving environmental and social change. The overall goal being to develop environmentally sustainable patterns of consumption that honors creation. The project began as an online 20 minute movie that went viral and is now a community of more than a million changemakers worldwide, working to build a more healthy and just planet. They have many videos that explain what you can do to make a difference for the world. Check out their website to get... >> read more

Faith Talk Triggers

The Faith Talk Triggers are a great way to start God-centred conversations with your kids and teenagers! The cards have fun "would you rather" openers, 40 different topics including reputation, peer pressure, forgiveness and many more. They are easy to use anywhere and would be great to start up God-inspired, meaningful conversations with your youth. A fun easy way to engage kids and teens on faith get yours today!
We have a couple of packs at AYM and you can email admin@aym.org.nz if you... >> read more

Take the Lead: Leading With E’s

Focusing on vital leadership traits, Take the Lead: Leading with E's is a leadership resource to develop you're leadership team's skills, when interacting with youth. The fourth and final in the series, this resource is the next step in developing your leadership team.

The course covers four ‘E’s of leadership:

– Leading with Enthusiasm

– Leading with Excellence

– Leading with Empathy

– Leading with... >> read more

Youth Delegates to Auckland Synod

We are on the hunt for three awesome young people to represent the youth of the Diocese at Auckland Synod in September (Thur 5th - Sat 7th)
Synod is the governing body of the Anglican Diocese of Auckland. It decides the future direction for the Diocese and the mind of the church on specific matters. It is a large body of around 400 people who meet in the cathedral for two and a half days. AYM has a total of four youth delegates, each elected for a two year term. We are looking for three... >> read more

Easter Resources for your Youth Group

Resourced has a bunch of Easter themed content for you to use! Games, Quizzes, Teachings and more. Resourced is written by youth workers for youth workers. So, everything is tried and tested. Click here for their Easter content. You can also head over to our youtube channel, where we have an Easter themed playlist for you to use. The videos are good summaries of why we celebrate Easter. >> read more