Putting Together the Ultimate Swag Bag for Youth Ministry Graduates

It’s graduation season! Your youth ministry is likely putting together slideshows of baby photos of your graduating seniors so you can publicly embarrass (uh, we mean honor) them one final time. Grads are wondering how they’ll fit into college ministries or maybe even considering a gap year to do mission work. They’re a little scared, a Read more about Putting Together the Ultimate Swag Bag for Youth Ministry Graduates[…]

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Top 10 Most Influential T-Shirt Designs EVER

“Influential… shirts? Hold on a second; they’re just t-shirts!” T-shirts have long since been misunderstood as “lazy person fashion” (although we totally disagree). As Devil Wears Prada was quick to explain, t-shirts (no matter how small) are part of fashion and self-expression. Over the decades, there have been some exceptionally influential and important t-shirts, and those Read more about Top 10 Most Influential T-Shirt Designs EVER[…]

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Things We LOVE About Youth Ministry & Youth Ministers

At Uth Stuph, we’ve worked with A LOT of youth ministers over our 25 years as a business. We’ve dealt with group leaders who are only at a church for a brief time. We’ve met other group leaders who’ve been at the same church for almost our entire existence. And no matter who we deal Read more about Things We LOVE About Youth Ministry & Youth Ministers[…]

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Ideas for Recruiting (AND RETAINING) Youth Group Volunteers

You know how it goes: at the start of each school year, you stand before your congregation and remind all the nice, smiling faces in the pews that the youth group is starting up and… you need more volunteers.  Suddenly, you realize no one is making eye contact with you. “Why don’t these adults want Read more about Ideas for Recruiting (AND RETAINING) Youth Group Volunteers[…]

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What to Expect for Your Youth Group Winter Retreat

Ah, the annual winter retreat. That blissful time when youth groups travel either somewhere sunny to escape the frigid tundras of their own hometowns or decide to (for some reason) travel further north and into snowy landscapes. We don’t know if it’s the calming serenity of snow or the sheer fact it’s not summer camp, Read more about What to Expect for Your Youth Group Winter Retreat[…]

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Client Spotlight: Tracy Cunningham and an 18-Year-Old Shirt

For those of you that don’t know, Uth Stuph has been around since 1996 ––that’s more than 2 decades old. We’re talking about 25 years of fashion-design-drawing, sticker-pressing, T-shirt-making fun! One of our loyal clients had an amazing idea to recreate a beloved shirt her husband had worn for many years. She reached out to Read more about Client Spotlight: Tracy Cunningham and an 18-Year-Old Shirt[…]

Creative Thanksgiving Ideas for Your Youth Group

Creative Thanksgiving Ideas for Your Youth Group

Thanksgiving is a time for coming together, enjoying each other’s company, eating some great food, and being grateful for the impact of those around you. These are all nice things, sure, but if you’re in youth ministry, the warm fuzzy feelings won’t last more than a few minutes with your students. While we don’t think Read more about Creative Thanksgiving Ideas for Your Youth Group[…]

Showcasing Uth Stuph custom sweatshirt design for Reflect Youth Camp 2021

Fall Swag Your Youth Group Will Love

Ahh, fall. Crisp air, golden leaves, pumpkin spice everything — we love the season, the food, and most importantly, the fact that we can break out our favorite hoodies in public without sweating through our clothes. (The Uth Stuph team is based in Florida, so we get like three “fall days” each year, and we make Read more about Fall Swag Your Youth Group Will Love[…]

Create the perfect youth shirt with Uth Stuph

How to Create the Perfect Youth Group Shirt

Slogan, inside gags, crazy designs, memes: with all of these ideas, how are youth groups supposed to figure out the right shirt that embodies their group at camp or at the next DNow? Are they looking to make a statement? Should they clearly have the name of the group on it so the middle schoolers Read more about How to Create the Perfect Youth Group Shirt[…]