Ask a Senior Pastor: Time and Honesty
06 August 2015
Ministry is rooted in relationships. Your best days serving God are directly impacted by the people you work with and for – not to mention the people under your own roof. That’s why in this first installment of “Ask a Senior Pastor” we’re addressing two common tensions within..
Helping Relieve the Stress of Back to School for Students
06 August 2015
Going back to school is a big deal. The summer is about to come to a screeching halt. Parents feel it, youth workers feel it, and students most certainly feel it. Soon, alarm clocks will enjoy being ignored again and parents will beg their kids..
Discussion Starter: Family Clings to Hope for Teens Lost at Sea
31 July 2015
In the News Jupiter, Fla.—For a week, the families of young sailors Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen have awaited news of their sons’ safety. But as more time passes, the odds of surviving in the Atlantic Ocean decrease. On July 24, the 14-year-old boys headed..
Discussion Starter: Breakups Dash Fans’ Hope of True Love
27 July 2015
In the News Tishomingo, Okla.—After news broke that singers Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert are divorcing, social-media posts were filled with disbelief, despair, and grief. “There goes all my faith in love,” read a typical tweet. The divorce “leaves me with no hope for marriage,”..
FREEBIE: Digital Issue GROUP Magazine
24 July 2015
Hey Youth Ministry Nation! Don’t miss out on reading the June|July|August issue of GROUP Magazine for FREE online! This is the last issue that will be totally free online. After this one, GROUP Magazine will only be available digitally with your subscription. If you don’t already..