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Tony Myles

Tony Myles is a youth ministry veteran, conference speaker, author, volunteer youth worker and lead pastor of Connection Church in Medina, Ohio... and he really likes smoothies.

top-secret-516x260Every church member has a secret agenda.

That is, according to Chris Surber. A recent article he wrote highlights the top three by most adults:

  • Preach things that affirm what I already believe.

  • Don’t challenge my idols.

  • Visit me when I’m sick whether I tell you or not.

girl-spyWhat about the secret agenda of students?

Do you think they have one? If so, what might be on their list?

Might it be something like this?

  • Don’t embarrass me.
  • Help me feel more confident about _________.
  • Let me have a voice.

What do you think… do students have a secret list?

And… how does their list make you feel?

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1 COMMENT

  • Jarrod says:

    – Help me with my problem that I won’t tell you about until you figure it out.
    – Do I have purpose? If so, what?

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