Starting a Youth Ministry From Scratch
16 September 2015
Have you ever built a house? I haven’t, but I’ve been watching one of my friends build a home with her family. I’ve learned by watching my friends navigate this process, that building is not easy. It’s messy, it has unexpected twist and turns, with..
The Making of A Workcamp: Q & A with Jeff Thompson
11 August 2015
If you’ve ever brought your youth group to a Group Workcamp, you know that this week of home repair, worship, and fun is all planned out in advance so that you get to show up with your students and actually be present with them. But..
How Revival Happens: Woodlawn
03 August 2015
It was the biggest crowd to ever watch a high school football game in Alabama. More than 42,000 fans cheered for their favorite superstars. Each team was led by fired-up Christian teenagers and coaches. A literal Jesus revolution birthed it. A forthcoming movie tells the story for the..
Camp Season Parent Ministry in a Minute
11 June 2015
Summer is a wonderful thing. Birds sing louder, flowers bloom brighter, and the alarm clock rings later. Summer is also a time when students can take a break from the daily grind of their own crazy-busy lives and give extra attention to their hearts and..