Owning Your Distraction
31 March 2015
What wastes your time? I’m not talking about picking the wrong lane at the grocery store or being on hold with your Internet provider (again). This also isn’t yet another chance for you to point a finger at church meetings that you think go nowhere or..
Teens, Anxiety, and Youth Ministry (Part 2)
27 March 2015
I (Tasha) remember being 17 and talking to an adult about some of the things that was stressing me out only to hear him say, “Enjoy it while you can, Tasha. These high school years are the best years of your life.” I thought, “Are..
How to Stay in Youth Ministry, Part 3: Random Thoughts
25 March 2015
As March comes to a close, so does this little series. And because I’ve got a whole bunch of thoughts rattling around in my noggin, I figured I’d wrap up our discussion about how to last in youth ministry by listing a handful of them..
The Secret Sauce of an Extraordinary Retreat
24 March 2015
One of my favorite things to do is speak to middle school and high school students. Over the years of being privileged to do this at weekend retreats, I’ve learned that I need to keep an open mind about what to expect. Without naming names, there..