These are great tips that you can apply to your class.
One of the great joys of my life is the privilege to speak to young people. Recently I was listening to one of our youth workers at the Temple Baptist Church as he taught the Word of God to teenagers. He was doing a great job and the Lord used him. He is not a preacher, but he is a fine Christian and a faithful teacher.
As he spoke, I jotted down several things that the Lord has taught me through the years about teaching young people. The most important thing is: teach the Bible! Not stories. Not your ideas. Not hot topics. The Bible.
Do not try to be a youth teacher. Be a Bible teacher, and God will use you to reach youth.
The second is: never stop being a student. The best teachers want to be taught themselves. We can all do a better job…
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