youth ministry insights from experience
For 15 years I have been in youth ministry, from volunteer to leading a large middle school ministry with volunteers and everything in between. Over the years I have learned a few things and gone through some struggles other youth ministry leaders will relate to. Feel free to read and connect as we journey in this thing called youth ministry leadership together.
Leadership // July 17, 2017
Lately I've been plagued with one of the most taboo subjects in ministry. Not taboo to be talked about but it's one that if you say you are struggling with it, you get those looks from people. The ones that say it all.
10 Reasons to Stop doing a lock-in
youth Ministry // SEPTEMBER 10, 2017
Lock-ins... let's be honest, students love them, youth pastors hate them. If you are on any Youth Pastor Facebook group you will get many (funny) responses to "Ideas for a lock-in", most of these responses are "Don't" or GIFS that say "RUN". Maybe you are with me on this and you are that youth leader who HATES LOCK-INS. Well the good news is I am going to give you fuel for your fire.