Maximizing Time with Students Graduating Out of Student Ministry
12 August 2016
Launching recent graduates out of student ministry can be a mixed bag of emotions. Some students have been rock stars in your ministry, and their absence leaves leadership gaps that will be difficult to fill. Other students have been leeches sucking the energy and fun..
God Works During Forgettable Moments
11 August 2016
They will remember camping under the stars. They will remember the day at the water park. They will remember staying up for 24 hours at the lock-in. These unforgettable moments in youth ministry build awesome memories and relationships. But unforgettable moments cannot become our most..
ALL-ACCESS Giveaway to SYMC Ends TOMORROW!
11 August 2016
Contest ends TOMORROW, August 12, 2016 at 11:59 pm (MDT). Don’t miss your chance to win the ALL-ACCESS giveaway to Simply Youth Ministry Conference happening at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Chicago on October 7-9, 2016! What’s included: Free SYMC Registration – Gain full entry to all Training,..
Advice for Effective Follow-up on Summertime Decisions
10 August 2016
Summer is winding down. The students in your youth ministry are sadly putting away their beach towels and dusting off their school backpacks; they are about to trade their long days on the couch watching Netflix with long days behind their desks. This means your..
How to Inspire Sacrificial Generosity on Your Mission Trips
09 August 2016
Everyone wants to feel like they’re making a difference. The problem is not everyone wants to actually make a difference. I was reminded of this by the sacrificial generosity I’m seeing this week while in a poverty-stricken culture. I’m currently in Honduras via Group International Mission Trips. One..