Summer at the Movies: Part 2
11 May 2016
The Heroes, Hilarity, and Harshness of 2016’s Blockbusters An article from David R Smith at The Source for Youth Ministry For Part 1 of this series, CLICK HERE. Ghosts. Spies. Space odysseys. A team of misfit super villains masquerading as heroes. Some really raunchy animated..
Why I Love Simply Youth Ministry Conference
10 May 2016
Originally posted at NEDistrictYouth.wordpress.com. It’s time to register for Simply Youth Ministry Conference (SYMC) 2016 in Chicago! The dates are October 7-9 and the event is being hosted at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. My wife, Amanda, and I have been attendees of SYMC for three years. Each time,..
Ministering to Senior Slackers
04 May 2016
You suffer through it every year with a sense of guilt, frustration, and pressure. May is notorious for what I like to call the “Senior Slump”. The senior slump is the presence, or lack thereof, of seniors who are slacking off on their commitment to..
Discussion Starter: First Daughter to Take Gap Year Before College
03 May 2016
In the News Washington, D.C.—Although Malia Obama has been admitted to Harvard University, she won’t begin classes there until the fall of 2017. Like a growing number of graduates, she’s taking a “gap year” before pursuing her college studies. Harvard is among an increasing number..