Smoke Screens: The Different Opinions on Teens and Marijuana
30 July 2015
Smoke Screens: The Different Opinions on Teens and Marijuana An article from David R. Smith at TheSource4YM.com Two reports released within one week of each other in July addressed marijuana use by teens. One study claimed marijuana use was up while another report said it..
Summer Movie Discussion Starters
20 July 2015
We’re halfway into summer. That is, if you don’t count how some students didn’t get out of school until mid-June and others will start school again in mid-August. Since when did “summer vacation” become a half-second long? Perhaps this is why my local movie theater..
01 July 2015
This past week while at a retreat, I noticed our brand new intern laying in the lounge reading a book. From a distance I asked, “Whatcha reading?” To which she enthusiastically replied, “Some book called Jesus-Centered Youth Ministry. It’s AWESOME!” If you’ve not yet read it,..
Why Taco Bell is a Good Youth Pastor
18 June 2015
It showed up in my Twitter feed of all places. A simple statement that read, “This tweet has potential.” Scrolling through I focused in on leadership ideas and witty hashtags. Then the tweet showed up again and again, which I found interesting because I don’t..