Transformation: From Hating Youth Group to Experiencing Jesus
11 February 2016
Sara came to youth group committed to three things: 1) Never make eye contact with any adult no matter how hard they try to connect with you. 2) Never leave without professing your undying hatred for youth group. 3) Complain, about anyone or anything. I’m sure you’re..
The unspeakable pain, hope, failures, and victories of youth ministry
28 January 2016
He stared right through me. I said his name over and over, but he just didn’t’ have the strength to look me in the eye or respond. If he stopped staring at the wall or dared to break the silence, then time would begin to..
Guiding teens to focus on Jesus this Christmas
18 December 2015
The teens we work with are are tempted just like us to make money to spend money (ON THEMSELVES). Spending habits start early. According to staticbrain.com, the average teen spending in a year for and by American teens amounts to 258.7 billion dollars. In a..
Helping Each Student Feel Special During the Holidays
04 December 2015
December is busy. The entire church schedule goes bonkers with Cantatas, kids musicals, and youth group gift exchanges. Your youth ministry cup will runneth over and before you know it, it’ll be 2016! Why not stop and use this special month and Advent season to..
Youth Ministry Heroes: Brent Morrow
12 November 2015
Brent Morrow is a husband and father of four children ranging from high school to preschool. He owns and operates his own cabinet business and is one of two staff pastors at Crosstimbers Christian Fellowship in Northglenn Colorado. Brent and his wife oversee a variety..