Turning ideas into plans #leadingup

Last week, I was having a conversation with a fellow Youth Pastor and he said something that made me laugh and cringe at the same time. It’s an experience that every Youth Pastor has faced at some point, but ...

The dilemma of going to a Youth Ministry Conference

Odds are, you aren’t on staff at a mega-church that puts on mega-conferences on a yearly basis. Odds are you aren’t on the speaking circuit, traveling from city to city speaking to other Youth Pastors on ...

Apple, Samsung, and the Church

As you have probably already read, Apple won their court battle against Samsung Electronics. Samsung was ordered to pay Apple over 1 billion dollars. After all the media reports and tech articles, I don’t ...

Short Term Mission Trips

Lately, there has been a lot of discussion about Short Term Mission Trips, and I just returned recently from one to Wimauma, FL , and it was probably one of the best trips my youth group has ever been on. After ...

Things we do in Youth Ministry today that will be mocked in the future

Really enjoyed reading an article about 10 trends of today that will be mocked in 20 years over on ypulse.com, check out a few of their items: Toms Take a good look at a pair of Toms. Yes, the guy who invented them ...