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..
Peer-to-peer Mentoring: What is it?
10 June 2016
Itâ€™s Wednesday morning at 11:15 a.m. The freshman class pours into the gym with some juniorsÂ and seniors thrown into the mix. Coach hands me the mic, and I ask the students, all 100+ ofÂ them, to circle at half court. As they settle, I ask the..