I can't believe it has taken this long for me to find this game. Grab some potatoes and some buckets and you are good to go! Divide your youth into groups or run it individually. The person takes a potato, puts it between their legs, takes the potato to the bucket and drops it. If [...]
This is a community youth ministry game where the youth will be going door to door. It is best to send the kids in groups and have an adult with each group. It is very simple. Start everyone at the parish with a small item like a rubberband or paper clip. Give them one hour [...]
I was in a meeting this past summer at one of summer missionary training times and heard a crazy game going on outside. When I walked out and watched them, they were playing this game. Before I even give the instructions, the reason I love this game is because there is so much energy that [...]
After just getting off of coordinating three weeks worth of Diocesan camps I am pretty fired up to share many of the things that have not been shared on our sites before. I started making a list of things and figured I would start with an easy one. We have been doing a slip-n-slide at [...]
I have been involved in our Diocesan summer camp now for about 14 years. As a youth, a volunteer, and now the coordinator of the camp, this is always the favorite.
The game is an elimination game that cuts people out slowly until you are down to one or two people. The leader will shout a command and everyone will follow that command. Each time a command is shouted more people will be eliminated...
This youth group scavenger hunt is much like those shows you see on T.V. where a mascot appears or is found in weird places around the world. The youth group will make their own mascot out of paper and pens (or more stuff if you want to get really creative) and then they will take [...]
This is hide and seek type of game with a twist. Best used in a large building or outside area with lots of hiding places. (.pdf) Crammed For Space