40 Free Backgrounds
09 June 2009
In honor of our biggest sale of the year, here’s 40 free backgrounds.
13 Things to Try When You’re in a Teaching Funk
14 November 2012
Have you ever been in a teaching funk? Most teachers have, and it feels like I’m in one now! I love teaching God’s word and I am fortunate enough to be the primary teacher in our junior high ministry. Like most pastors, I’m critical of..
Dealing with Disappointment in Ministry
31 December 2012
This past Sunday we held our annual High School Christmas party. As our time kicked off we had a slight issue with the food not being quite ready, so we jumped ahead and facilitated a few mixer games that our core students had organized. This..
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What Would Jesus Do?
08 January 2013
What would Jesus do? The saying that launched a zillion wrist bands! But it’s a timeless question that has some fun implications when you apply it to youth ministry. Here are a few of the things we believe Jesus would do as a youth pastor...
No More Secondhand Faith
13 February 2013
The “Telephone” game is a youth ministry standard—you tell the first person in a long line a message, usually a movie quote like this one from Braveheart: “They may take our lives but they’ll never take our freedom.” That person then whispers the message to..