Welcome to Truth For Youth America - Evangelize, Educate, Equip, and Encourage
OUR MISSION - Truth For Youth America, is a 501c3 non-profit Christian based organization that seeks to Evangelize & Educate young people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ and relevant teaching of the Word of God, Equip adult leaders to effectively minister to youth and Encourage parents with biblical principles for raising their teenagers.
ABOUT PASTOR SHAWN MCBRIDE - Pastor Shawn McBride is an ordained minister of the Gospel and is impacting today’s American youth culture. He is a dynamic communicator, traveling extensively across the United States speaking to students, training adult youth leaders and encouraging parents. His passion for God, relevant approach, sincere love for people, genuine humor and creative style in presenting the WORD of God, is one you will not soon forget. His ability to teach solid biblical principles to students is truly a gift from God. Pastor Shawn is considered by many church leaders as one of the top five youth communicators in the United States of America and has led thousands of young people into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
For over two decades Pastor Shawn has personally ministered to hundreds of thousands young people in numerous cities across the United States from various denominations and ethnic groups. He especially enjoys speaking at camps and retreats where he can serve young people beyond the podium, spending quality time with them. He is a very caring man that is full of mercy, grace and compassion for people.
Pastor Shawn is a graduate of Washington Bible College where he has earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies and also holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling from the Capital Bible Seminary. He is the founder & former lead pastor of New Life Community Church located in Bowie, Maryland. From 2001-2010 he faithfully served as Department Chairman & Professor of Youth Ministry at the Washington Bible College. He is happily married to his best friend Dana Michelle and is the proud father of five incredible children; TeShara-Denise, Jeremiah-David, Zachariah-Thomas, Jessica-Faith and Naomi-Grace. Currently they make their home in the suburbs of Washington, DC.