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About Josh Griffin

Josh Griffin is one of the leading voices in youth ministry with over 20 years experience in the trenches, most recently as the High School Pastor at Saddleback Church. He's the co-founder of DownloadYouthMinistry.com and been in 300+ episodes of the DYM Podcast with Doug Fields. He's created more than 50 youth ministry resources and authored several books including 99 Thoughts for Small Group Leaders. Josh and his wife Angela have 4 kids, which now includes 2 teenagers of their own! Contact Josh | Speaking Requests
7 Mar 2017

Gray Hair, Yellow Shirts

By | March 7th, 2017|Volunteers|0 Comments

I was at a DNOW retreat this weekend in Georgia – and was BLOWN AWAY by something I experienced.

Now this was a big event, huge really. 24 churches combined, who have been doing it for like 24 years – …

6 Mar 2017


By | March 6th, 2017|Leadership|0 Comments


I have a hard time being patient waiting for the next thing. I’m not a sustainer. I’m an entrepreneur, a builder, a pioneer. I don’t wait well. My eyes wander for more and bigger crowd what’s next. I …

26 Jan 2017

Download Youth Ministry Podcast: Episode 306

By | January 26th, 2017|Podcast|4 Comments

*Episode 306:*
• Katie was a Varsity Basketball Team Captain
• What’s the most successful ministry program/event/strategy/aspect you’ve ever been part of?
• Transition from JH to HS ministry…and from HS to JH ministry
• An affirmation of Fadi
• …