Reformed youth ministry seeks to equip parents to bring up their children in the discipline and instruction of the Lord, in submission to and under the teaching of God-ordained church leaders by the historic means of grace: the ministry of the Word, prayer, sacraments, service, and gospel community.
618nSouIdSL._UX250_Brian Cosby (Ph.D. Australian College of Theology) is Senior Pastor of Wayside Presbyterian Church in Signal Mountain, Tennessee, and Visiting Professor of Church History at Reformed Theological Seminary, Atlanta. He is the author of over a dozen books, including Giving Up Gimmicks: Reclaiming Youth Ministry from an Entertainment Culture and Rebels Rescued: A Student’s Guide to Reformed Theology.

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