PD Children's Ministry

Growing a Purpose Driven
Youth Ministry

Students aren’t the church of tomorrow – they’re already the church of today. Learn how to take transformational principles of Purpose Driven and apply them to build a healthy and growing ministry for youth from age 12-24. Discover practical tools and tips for bringing students into your youth ministry, building them to maturity in Christ, engaging them in ministry, and sending them out on mission. Hear transferable principles from Saddleback pastors leading hundreds of students each weekend.

Course curriculum

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    Saddleback Kids

    • Enlisting, Engaging and Empowering Volunteers

    • Making the Most of Children's Events and Weekend Services

    • Children's Small Group Discipleship

    • Moving Kids Toward Ministry and Mission

    • The Importance of Involving Parents


Saddleback Kids Discipleship & Parenting Minister

Liza Gant

Liza been serving in this role for 1 year (adding on Parenting) but on-staff with SK Discipleship for 14 years total. I love encouraging other churches to help children reach their fullest, God-given potential. Liza has a wonderful husband of 11 years, 4 amazing kiddos, and 1 Puggle.