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Dave Magee

Speaker Info
Dave MaGee has been in full-time youth ministry since graduating from Duke University Divinity School in 1999. He served as a youth minister in several churches in Texas before coming to serve at The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, Leawood campus, in 2006. At Resurrection, Dave first served as the High School Youth Minister, before entering his current role as Director of Student Ministries in 2013. Dave leads all 6th-12th grade youth ministries at Resurrection and is passionate about speaking and teaching at large group youth gatherings, leading a multi-generational staff team, planning and leading mission trips and retreats, and guiding students to become leaders in their church and the world. Dave also serves as a lead team member for the Youth Ministry Leading Edge (a regular gathering of youth ministry directors from the largest churches in our denomination), has taught classes for Saint Paul School of Theology, and has led workshops for both students, youth ministers and volunteers at various events such as the national Youth 2015 gathering.
Dave and his wife Jennifer share the joy of raising two children, three dogs, a cat, and two horses together. In his spare time, Dave is probably watching sports, with special focus on SEC football and ACC basketball.
Dave’s Presentation Topics Include:
  • Guiding Students from First Time Visit to Devoted Disciple
  • Building A Foundation: The Essentials of Youth Ministry
  • Developing Student Leaders
  • Teaching the Bible to Students
  • Keeping Your Youth Ministry from Becoming About You