Maximizing Time with Students Graduating Out of Student Ministry
12 August 2016
Launching recent graduates out of student ministry can be a mixed bag of emotions. Some students have been rock stars in your ministry, and their absence leaves leadership gaps that will be difficult to fill. Other students have been leeches sucking the energy and fun..
God Works During Forgettable Moments
11 August 2016
They will remember camping under the stars. They will remember the day at the water park. They will remember staying up for 24 hours at the lock-in. These unforgettable moments in youth ministry build awesome memories and relationships. But unforgettable moments cannot become our most..
Peer-to-Peer Mentoring: Transformation
23 June 2016
Three weeks ago, we began a conversation around peer-to-peerÂ mentoring. Then, we talked about how to set it up. Now, we will look at the transformationÂ stories surrounding it. Below are three accounts of mentoring, one from a principal, one fromÂ a peer mentor, and one from a..
Turning Hot Topics Into Deep Discipleship
17 June 2016
It’s been another weird week, hasn’t it? I mean that in the most sensitive way possible. We have had one cultural event after another, not to mentionÂ within Christendom – each with its own ripples that somehow collide into the other. Meanwhile, the next generation is..