Jesus’ Invitation to Followers – Expecting More from Students
13 May 2013
Luke 9:21-23: I like to call this passage (and its parallel in Matthew) the “Sledgehammer” because it strikes like a massive mallet at the heart of false “Christianity.” The passage may be so familiar to you that you don’t even need me to quote it..
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So…You Are Going on a Mission Trip This Summer
20 March 2013
One of the key spiritual growth engines in a youth ministry is helping students serve—and one of the great ways to get a concentrated burst in that area is to take your teenagers on a short-term missions trip. We’ve been on at least a trip..
How to Produce Evangelistic Students: A Response
13 December 2012
Recently we moved into a new house and I wanted to teach my 10-year-old daughter the joys of loading a dishwasher. I figured since she hadn’t used one before, I should go though proper loading, proper soap amount, and pushing the right buttons. She told..
Producing Evangelistic Students: An Interview with Greg Stier
12 December 2012
Every now and then we take a break from the normal routine to interview a friend, author, ministry leader or youth worker we think would have something to share with the youth worker nation. Today we talk to Greg Stier, founder of Dare 2 Share..
How to Produce Evangelistic Students
11 December 2012
Our ministry is very evangelistic. How did it become that way? Good question—and one we’ve been processing in our own discussions this week, too. Here are a few of the reasons a student develops a heart for his or her lost friends, and how a..