Stop Believing These Lies About Leadership
02 February 2016
Stop Believing These Lies About Leadership There seems to be this notions that if a leader needs help, they shouldn’t be leading. I think that’s just dumb thinking. I believe that type of thinking is a huge contributor to pastors (and especially youth pastors) being overtaken by..
From Controversies to Jesus-Centered Conversation
01 February 2016
The reality of bomb testing. The mystery of Donald Trump. The threat of ISIS. The ambiguity of sexuality. Students, families and even random adults in your church have no shortage of hot topics to throw your way. Whether you’re taken aback from a recent zinger or..
“The Talk” Our Kids Hear Every Day
29 January 2016
Sexpectations “The Talk” Our Kids Hear Every Day An article from Jonathan McKee at TheSource4YM.com WARNING: The following article references elicit sexual imagery from today’s youth culture and might be offensive. If you are offended…good! You should be. Because our kids are exposed to this..
Discussion Starter: Muslim Teen Cuts off Hand to Prove Faith
29 January 2016
In the News Lahore, Pakistan—Accused of blasphemy after mishearing a question at a mosque, 15-year-old Mohammad Anwar went home to cut off his own hand. Since then, he’s become a local hero. During a celebration of the Prophet Muhammad’s birth, a cleric had worked worshippers..
The unspeakable pain, hope, failures, and victories of youth ministry
28 January 2016
He stared right through me. I said his name over and over, but he just didn’t’ have the strength to look me in the eye or respond. If he stopped staring at the wall or dared to break the silence, then time would begin to..