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Leading Through Transition: Caring for Students
03 December 2012
This past year the churches in my community have gone through a lot of turnover. Pastors have left or been terminated, directors have resigned, and leaders have changed their focus of ministry. I have seen times of extreme pressure placed on leaders, and other staff..
13 Things to Try When You’re in a Teaching Funk
14 November 2012
Have you ever been in a teaching funk? Most teachers have, and it feels like I’m in one now! I love teaching God’s word and I am fortunate enough to be the primary teacher in our junior high ministry. Like most pastors, I’m critical of..
All the Shoes in the World
08 October 2009
Go around the room and have everyone in turn shout out a type of shoe. It is an elimination type game. My group got into skates and flippers but you can just stay on land if you want. It was fun then to tie in..
Greased Pig (a fun outdoor game)
19 May 2009
Greased Pig Items Needed: large tarp, a few packages of shortening (like Crisco), jello that has been pre-made (in a few large buckets), 1 watermelon per match. Setup the tarp and secure it to the ground on grass, have leaders rub the shortening all on..
Call of Duty – World at War – 3D review
03 February 2009
Background/summary: This World War II first person shooter game released in November of 2008. The game is a highly anticipated sequel in the famed Call of Duty series that has already made four very successful games, including the most recent Call of Duty: Modern Warfare,..