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..
How Middle School Students Taught Me to Invest in Purell, Lifesavers, and Febreeze!
31 December 2012
There is never a dull moment with middle dchool students. Our middle school ministry is structured so students get to know older students or adult leaders and walk with them through life. Because of that, it is not out of the ordinary to find myself..
Priorities: recognizing what they are and setting them straight
13 September 2007
Chuck Bomar’s talk notes on the issue of priorities. College-age people are in a constant battle to set up and stick to their priorities. Use these as personal teaching notes and print and use these as a handout for your students to read, or for..
How Becoming A Parent Made Me A Bad Youth Pastor (And a Better One Also)
14 December 2012
In my early years of youth ministry, I had been married a few years but was still without kids. My wife worked full-time and so did I. The hours were flexible but plentiful. I could easily pour myself into every invitation extended to me from..