The Multi-site Maze, Part 3: How Much Do We Align and Where?
17 September 2014
Last week I spent an hour on the phone with a youth worker talking about multi-site youth ministry. His church is new to the multi-site model and he’s tasked with figuring out what that looks like in the youth ministries at each campus. His primary..
The Multi-Site Maze, Part 2: Does Alignment Matter?
10 September 2014
A few weeks ago my seventeen-year-old son returned from a day out with his buddies and told me something was wrong with his car. “It’s weird, if I let go of the steering wheel, it pulls hard to the left”. My first response was to..
The Multi-Site Maze, Part 1: There is No “Normal”
03 September 2014
Not long ago I attended a two day gathering of about a dozen churches; all of which have had some experience in multi-site youth ministry. At the offset, each church was given fifteen minutes to monopolize the whiteboard and share with the rest of the..
T-Shirt Fundraising Idea
12 August 2014
So you’re looking for a fundraiser? Considered doing a T-shirt fundraiser but did not want to buy a minimum number of 50 to get them printed? If you lived in a perfect world there would be someone in your church who owns a screen-printing business..
The “Other” Homeschool Questions in Youth Ministry…
11 August 2014
Yesterday, the monthly youth worker network meeting was hosted by one of the largest churches in our region. While I was there I noticed something different. School was not yet in session for the local schools, but there was a group of teenagers and parents..