EVERYTHING IN YOUTH MINISTRY STARTS HERE

LOGIN | REGISTER TO CONTRIBUTE

Articles | Leadership
Featured Image

What Simply Youth Ministry Conference Means to Me

STRONGER! His Strength is my strength. Those are the words written on a card I received from Joani Schultz when I got home from the Simply Youth Ministry Conference (SYMC) in 2013. Every time I look at that card I’m reminded that his strength carries..
READ ON...

Articles | General Ministry | Leadership
Featured Image

Fight Against Desensitization to Tragedy

I remember like it was yesterday. I was sitting on my couch eating lunch watching TV. My wife was at work and I was at home. 9/11 had happened and it literally shook my world. It stopped my wife and I completely in our tracks and..
READ ON...

Articles | Conference | Leadership
Featured Image

Three Things I Found at Simply Youth Ministry Conference

Originally posted at The Cost, The Joy By my third year in youth ministry, everything seemed flat. My church was not Willow Creek, and I found myself and our ministry in two totally different places. What I needed was some “in the trenches” help. And that’s..
READ ON...

Articles | Leadership
Featured Image

Common Ministry Traps to Avoid

I remember being taught 2 Corinthians 2:11 at a young age. We are not to be ignorant of Satan’s devices, schemes, plots, and plans. He will take full advantage of our ignorance. As sad as it sounds, I believe we have all fallen prey to..
READ ON...

Articles | Leadership
Featured Image

Out-of-This-World Endurance

“I’m not gonna die here.” Sometimes we just have to say that out loud. Matt Damon’s character in The Martian declared it in a key moment early on in the movie. How many things in ministry require such a declaration? Fundraising? Church politics? Investing into students?..
READ ON...

  • VIEW ARTICLES BY CATEGORY

  • DOWNLOAD A FREE YOUTHMINISTRY.com eBOOK NOW!

    FREE DIGITAL GAME BOOK FULL OF INDOOR GAME IDEAS

    CLICK HERE