Youth Ministry Hub is a UNIQUE growing collection of in-the-trenched youth ministry resource created, tested and used before they show up here.  Every resources is created to maximize your time, so you can do what you are called to do- SPEND MORE TIME WITH STUDENTS.  We create engaging, done-for-you resources that are complete grab-and-go with minimal effort.  

We believe that planning youth ministry shouldn’t get in the way of DOING youth ministry. 


7-Minute Sundays: Fresh New Way to Do Sunday Mornings

One NightS: Complete, Done-for-You Youth Group Nights

PARENT & FAMILY RESOURCES: discipleship starts at home

GAMES & EVENTS: Keep Your Ministry Fun & Creative

THE YMH BLOG: Real-Life Ministry Hints, helps, & Humor

Millennial Parents, Gen Alpha Students

Millennial Parents, Gen Z Students… Navigating youth ministry with millennial [...]

Cycle of Youth Ministry Vision

The Cycle of Ministry Vision: Youth ministry is constantly evolving [...]

Being Social Media Savvy as a Youth Worker

Social Media Savvy is a hard thing to come by [...]

“Make EVERY Week Special In Youth Ministry

Tired of the weekly question from your parents and students, “Is [...]

Dan Istvanik is an almost 30-year veteran in youth and family ministry.  He has served in numerous churches around the country in various settings.  He currently serves as a family pastor near Chicago.  He is a nationally-known ministry resource creator, writer, speaker, and coach.  He has been married for over 22 years to his partner in ministry, Melissa, and together they are raising 2 teenagers of their own.
Get to know even more about Dan, by looking over our Speaking and Coaching pages. 

Email Dan: Ministry Questions & Prayer Requests
You can spend your time Googling, looking for youth curriculum or you can just bookmark YouthMin Hub. Dan gets youth ministry and his products and resources make that evident.  – Paul Turner, Disciple Project Ministries.