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Friday Night Youth Half-Hour Program Ideas

1.    Favorite Songs Night

Have church members sing their favorite songs and share what those songs mean to them.

2.    Favorite Native Song Night

Have church members sing their favorite songs and share what those songs mean to them.

3.    Bible Books Game

Have Pathfinders compete on naming the Books of the Bible in their order.  It could take the form of boys versus girls.  Girls present a candidate and the boys also present a candidate.  When they are done, another set is presented und the process continues until time allotted is done.

4.    Long Names in the Bible

Have church members mention the longest names in the Bible. This could be in the form of a contest.  Divide the church into two groups and have them compete.  Each group is given an opportunity to mention a name, and the group that mentions the longer name is allotted a point.  The process continues until time allotted is completed and the result is announced.

5.    AY History I

Share the history of your Local AY Clubs with the church

6.    AY History II

Share the history of the Global AY ministry with the church.

7.    Bible Promises – Salvation – Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of salvation for the human race and what it means to them. 

8.    Bible Promises – Good health – Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of good health for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

9.    Bible Promises – Protection - Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of protection for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

10. Bible Promises – Financial Prosperity- Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of financial prosperity for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

11. Bible Promises – Supply of Daily Bread/Food- Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of provision of daily bread/food for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

12. Bible Promises – Heavenly Reward- Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of heavenly reward for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

13. Bible Promises – The Second Coming of Christ- Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of the Second Coming of Christ for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

14. Bible Promises – The End of Sin - Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of the end of sin for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

15. Bible Promises – Inheritance of the New Earth - Have church members share Bible texts about divine promises of inheriting the New Earth for those who trust in the LORD and what it means to them. 

16. Birthday Celebrants Night – This program can run quarterly.  Select a particular month and have those celebrating their birthdays in that month present ANY program of their choice.

17. Bible Quiz Night I – Divide the Adventurer Club members into two groups and have the two groups engage on Bible Knowledge Contest.  Try to involve everyone as much as possible in contest.  Do not allow anyone or a few to dominate and do all or most of the responses.  Questions should reflect the level of Adventures.

18. Bible Quiz Night II – Divide the Pathfinder Club members into two groups and have the two groups engage on Bible Knowledge Contest.  Try to involve everyone as much as possible in contest.  Do not allow anyone or a few to dominate and do all or most of the responses.  Questions should reflect the level of Pathfinders.

19. Bible Quiz Night III – Divide the Ambassador Club members into two groups and have the two groups engage on Bible Knowledge Contest.  Try to involve everyone as much as possible in contest.  Do not allow anyone or a few to dominate and do all or most of the responses.  Questions should reflect the level of Ambassadors.

20. Bible Quiz Night IV – Divide the Young Adult Club members into two groups and have the two groups engage on Bible Knowledge Contest.  Try to involve everyone as much as possible in contest.  Do not allow anyone or a few to dominate and do all or most of the responses.  Questions should reflect the level of Young Adults.

21. Exchange Program Night – Invite another (preferably a club in close proximity) AY to be your Guest Presenter for this night.  Let the guest club present ANY program of their choice.  This process can be a learning moment via exchange of ideas.

22. School Night – Ask the church school (where there is one) or a nearby school to be your Guest Presenter for the night.  Let them present ANY program of their choice, including promotion of the school.

23. Who Am I?

Pick a Bible character, animal, plant or place.  Write the name of the Bible character, animal, plant or place on a plain sheet of paper and attach it to the back of the volunteer and ensure that the volunteer does not see what is written and then the volunteer will turn around for the congregation to see what is written on the paper on his/her back.  The rule is, THE CONGREGATION WILL ONLY ANSWER TO YES OR NO QUESTIONS.  The volunteer will ask leading yes or no question that will enable him/her guess what was written on the paper.  For example, say Peter was written and placed on volunteer’s back.  The person may ask questions such as: is what is written a human being?  Is the person in the OT?  Is the person in the NT?  Was the person a disciple of Christ?  Was he prominent among the 12 disciples?  Did he deny Jesus?  Then he is Peter.  The same follows for animals, plants or place.

24. Family Favorite Son Night – Each family in the church is asked to prepare a favorite song in advance to be presented during the youth half-hour.

25. Family Morning Watch – Have a selected family present their typical family Morning Watch during the Youth Half-hour.

26. Animals of the Bible – Have the church members name as many animals as they have ever read about in the Bible and share any spiritual significance of those animals.

27. Plants of the Bible –  Have the church members name as many plants as they have ever read about in the Bible and share any spiritual significance of those plants.

28. Stories of our Hymns – Share the stories or experiences that inspired the compositions of selected hymns and have the congregation sing those hymns together.

29. Testimonies Night – Plan ahead and search out those with some inspiring testimonies in the congregation and have them share their testimonies on this special night.

30. Agape Night I – Provide a box about a month ahead of the program.  Invite all church members to wrap a gift for someone else.  THEY SHOULD NOT PUT THEIR NAMES AS THE DONORS/GIVERS.  Simply wrap the gift and write the name of the recipient and place them in the box provided for the collection of the gifts.  This program should be in the church bulletin and promoted extensively.

31. Agape Night II – Provide a box about a month ahead of the program.  Invite all church members to wrap a gift for non-Adventists/Bible friends in the neighborhood/community.  THEY SHOULD SIMPLY WRITE THE NAME OF THE CHURCH AS THE DONOR/GIVER, NOT THEIR OWN NAMES.  Let them simply wrap the gift and place them in the box provided for the collection of the gifts.  This program should be in the church bulletin and promoted extensively.

32. Promotion Night – Promote a particular aspect of the AY program.  This program may run quarterly as desired.  Such nights could be used to: (1) enlighten the church on the AY structure and operations; (2) Highlight the Bible Year; (3)

33. Conversion Story Night – Have a selected number of persons as the allotted time will permit share the experience of their conversion to Christ or a high point in their Christian experience.      

34. Favorite Bible Text – Have church members share their favorite Bible texts and why they love those texts.

35. News of the Week – Discuss the big news/event of the week within the church or in the society but from a biblical perspective.  HIGHLIGHT HOW THESE NEWS/EVENT REFLECT BIBLE PROPHECIES

36. Pathfinder Club Night  - Pathfinders and their staff share with the church what goes on in the Pathfinder Club.

37. Adventurer Club Night – Adventurers and their staff share with the church what goes on in the Adventurer Club.

38. Ambassador Club Night – Ambassadors and their staff share with the church what goes on in the Ambassador Club.

39. Missionary Night – If your church is blessed to have someone/family who had served as a Missionary in a foreign land, have that individual or family share an experience of their missionary journey.  Otherwise, you may invite a Guest Missionary from another church or share an exciting story of missionary experience.

40. First Aid Night – Have a certified First Aid Personal share the importance of First Aid and some simple First Aid techniques.

41. Bible Study Workshop I

At the beginning of the 1st Quarter, present a workshop on how to give Bible Study.  It is preferable and more effective to dramatize.  Have two people present a Bible study to someone or a group of people.

42.    Bible Study Workshop II

At the beginning of the 2nd  Quarter, present a workshop on how to give Bible Study.  It is preferable and more effective to dramatize.  Have two people present a Bible study to someone or a group of people.

43.    Bible Study Workshop III

At the beginning of the 3rd Quarter, present a workshop on how to give Bible Study.  It is preferable and more effective to dramatize.  Have two people present a Bible study to someone or a group of people.

44.    Bible Study Workshop IV

At the beginning of the 4th Quarter, present a workshop on how to give Bible Study.  It is preferable and more effective to dramatize.  Have two people present a Bible study to someone or a group of people.

45.    Pioneer Story Night

At a convenient time during the 1st quarter, select a pioneer of choice and share the biography, ministry and high points in the life of the selected pioneer.  Where there is so much to share about a pioneer than time allotted, the same pioneer could be continued by the next quarter or week as the case may be.

46.    Pioneer Story Night

At a convenient time during the 2nd quarter, select a pioneer of choice and share the biography, ministry and high points in the life of the selected pioneer.  Where there is so much to share about a pioneer than time allotted, the same pioneer could be continued by the next quarter or week as the case may be.

47.    Pioneer Story Night

At a convenient time during the 3rd quarter, select a pioneer of choice and share the biography, ministry and high points in the life of the selected pioneer.  Where there is so much to share about a pioneer than time allotted, the same pioneer could be continued by the next quarter or week as the case may be.

48.    Pioneer Story Night

At a convenient time during the 4th quarter, select a pioneer of choice and share the biography, ministry and high points in the life of the selected pioneer.  Where there is so much to share about a pioneer than time allotted, the same pioneer could be continued by the next quarter or week as the case may be.

49.    Question and Answer Night

Have AY members ask any question of their choice (Bible, family life, career, etc.) and have selected elders/adults/professionals constitute a panel.  And those questions will be read and the panelists would respond to them.  This program must be announced/advertised at least one month ahead.

50.    Elders’ Night

Have elders of the church share their scope of their ministry wit the church and how the AY can support their work.

51.    Women Night

Have mothers (AWM) share with the church their role as mothers in the home as a way preparing the girls and young ladies for motherhood.

52.    Hobby Night

Invite AY members to share their hobbies and probably how those hobbies can become a ministry or aid to

53.    LE Night

Invite a Literature Evangelist in your Local Church or a nearby church in the Conference/Mission to share his/her experience in the ministry.

54.    Parents Night

Have parents share what they like about their children.

55.    Children Night

Have children share their what they like about their parents.

56.    Profession and Ministry I

At a convenient time during the 1st Quarter, invite a professional to share his/her experience at work and how he/she uses or can use their profession as avenue for ministry.  Feature various professionals.