If you have a passion to reach teenagers in senior high, junior high and middle schools, Youth Alive® wants to assist you in reaching this generation and this strategic mission field. Youth Alive® is a partnership with National Youth Ministries, US Missions, Districts and local churches of the Assemblies of God to reach every student and every school with the gospel of Jesus Christ. Find out more below on the ways you can join Youth Alive®.

1. Nationally Appointed Youth Alive® Missionary

A Nationally Appointed Missionary with Youth Alive® inspires, equips and mobilizes students, church leaders and churches to reach every student and every school. If God is calling you to reach senior high, junior high and middle school students in the United States, you may qualify to be a U.S. Missionary with Youth Alive®. 

Basic Qualifications

Credentialed Assemblies of God Minister

Low personal debt

Assemblies of God district approval

Good credit history

Ministerial experience 

5 Steps To Becoming A U.S. Missionary

Step 1 – Consultations (1 week) 

Step 2 – Applications (1-6 months) 

Step 3 – Candidate Orientation (1 week training in Springfield, MO)

Step 4 – Support Raising (12-24 months)

Step 5 – GO! Conference (3 days in Springfield, MO)

Ready to explore as a Youth Alive® Missionary? Contact us!


2. Nationally Appointed Youth Alive® Missionary Associates

A Nationally Appointed Missionary Associate with Youth Alive® works with a supervising missionary or district to assist in or lead various aspects of ministry. 

Basic Qualifications

AG Credentialed minister*

Clear background check

A call to serve

Willing Missionary or District to supervise

*If you do not have AG credentials, we may have another way for you to become a Missionary Associate, contact us for details.

Ready to explore as a Youth Alive® Missionary Associate? Contact us!


3. Nationally Appointed Youth Alive® Missionary Interns

Select Youth Alive® Missionaries can work with your school or organization to meet the qualifications of an internship and give you valuable experience as you enter your career. Ready to explore an adventure in service as a missionary intern? Connect with Youth Alive®! 

Additional Internship possibilities:

Academic US Missions Internships

US Missions has created academic internships thru North Point Bible College (Haverhill, MA), Trinity Bible College (Ellendale, ND) and North Central University (Minneapolis, MN). If you are a current student at these institutions and interested in more information, email today for more information.


It is even possible to spend 1-2 college years on location with select Youth Alive® Missionaries in the mission field while continuing online classes or college cohorts. Visit engagemylife.org to explore the online option or contact for more information.

Ready to explore as a Youth Alive® Missionary Associate? Contact us!


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