Digging out the Duggars (and Ourselves)
21 August 2015
How about we stop doing what we keep doing? No, really. I’m exhausted by it. I’m sure you are, too. As news of Josh Duggar rolls out and everyone banters on it, we’re again challenged with whether or not we need to offer our own little “press statement” about their..
Empowering Parents for Fall and Beyond
20 August 2015
I was a youth worker in South Florida for seven years. Not much changed from day to day. There was the sunshine, the beach, and fresh seafood year round. Life was flip flopping good. It was always summer. This isn’t the reality parent’s and teens..
Build Momentum This Fall: 4 Fresh Ideas!
18 August 2015
You have an ally in your youth ministry; one that most youth workers fail to recognize or leverage. It’s an ally that shows up unexpectedly at some times and has to be created at others. And fall seems to be it’s favorite season. I’m talking..
Brainstorming and Planning Tools For Your Fall Events
17 August 2015
I have a few avenues and tools for brainstorming and planning for events. Here are a some of the ways I get ideas out of my head and into action…or the garbage bin. NO TECH: When I am brainstorming with no tech I usually cram ideas into..
Why I Believe You Should Fall for Serving
17 August 2015
I’ve had the same love-hate relationship with service projects that you have over the years. On one hand, we love how a single day of selflessness can wake students up to Jesus-centered priorities that their normal routine stifles. On the other hand, we hate how easy..