Alpha Sites

Youth Alpha - Kiwi - New Zealand's Youth Alpha pages
The Alpha Australia site
Alpha United Kingdom - where it all began.

Activities and Games

Make Stuff - A good resource for craft activities

Bible Study

The Bible Gateway - Online bible, with searching tools, 7 translations, in ten major European languages!
Biblical Studies Foundation - Great links to bible translations and resources on the net. Over 16,000 documents linked to here!

Youth Ministry - Jokes, short stories, bible study notes and more.


Reach Out! - "A resource for young people going through tough times"
Youth Specialties - For over 30 years Youth Specialties has led the pack in training, equipping, and encouraging Christian youth workers to effectively minister to young people. They serve more than 100,000 youth workers each year through our training seminars, conventions, videos, and resources.

Preaching Resources

Desperate Preacher's Site - Useful venue for discussion on general theology, lectionary topics, good links to other preaching sites
The Text This Week
The best 'virtual library' I've encountered for preachers following the lectionary. Archives make it useful for non-lectionary sermons as well.
Sermon Illustrations
- Get a free weekly email of sermon Illustrations for the lectionary. The website is searchable for any topic.

Media sites & Resources

Shoot The Messenger A wonderful Christian critique of the media and pop-culture. Thought provoking Australian site.
24 frames per second
A user-contribution site of incisive current or recent release movie comments.

Sites that review movies from a Christian perspective:

Christian Web Resources

Religious Resources on the Net - a comprehensive, searchable database of over 2000 religious web sites on the Internet.
- Over 6600 resources sorted by category in the search site of Christianity.Net. Resources for every aspect of ministry. A "must bookmark" page!