What I learned from Tony Hawk about youth ministry.
11 December 2014
Three years ago, our team decided to cut Student Leadership, this decision was difficult but at the time felt right. At the same time, our team attended Catalyst in Southern California. One of the most random speakers there that year was Tony Hawk. (Whenever I..
Rants, Raves and Soapboxes Part 2: Pushing Positivity
10 December 2014
Last week I promised that these rants, raves and soapboxes would have a little bit of grumpy tossed in. I didn’t deliver, I was far too encouraging…and for that I apologize. Maybe I’ve gotta’ build up to it; perhaps by Christmas I’ll be in full..
Rants, Raves and Soapboxes Part 1: Pick Your Head Up!
03 December 2014
It’s the Christmas season! A time for Joy and celebration. A time to be thankful and share good will. So I figured this would be a good time to throw a little “grump” into the mix. For the next four weeks I’ll climb up on..
#LBH…Leadership is Hard
18 November 2014
Let’s be honest…..leadership, especially in youth ministry, is hard. It’s messy. And, there is no magic formula. As youth workers we desire to see students surrender their lives to Jesus and become leaders who will not only influence friends and family right now, but will..