Coaching

This Is What We Did Last Night – 12.3.15

December 3, 2015    
Frank Gil    

See all my resources The XMAS YouthMin Playlist Youth Ministry Christmas Cards Videos: XMAS Countdown Kindred Spirits | Mary Did You Know Breakfast W/ Jeffery Sign up to receive 4 new videos sent to your inbox each week! Game: Christmas Trivia Reverse Charades | Christmas Edition Intro Video: Advent – God With Us Two Things I Teach Every Christmas

Two Things I Teach My Students Every Christmas Season

December 2, 2015    
Frank Gil    

Christmas for most of my life in Florida meant wearing shorts and a t-shirt while eating some Cuban roast pork on Noche Buena. Since moving to Milwaukee and finding out there is more than one season in the year, Christmas has become much more magical. Seeing fresh snow on the roofs of houses and actually having to wear warm clothes because of the weather adds to the Christmas experience. As a youth pastor…    read more 

This Is What We Did Last Night – 11.17.15

November 19, 2015    
Frank Gil    

See all my resources The YouthMin Playlist Videos: Social Club – Cops Loud Eating in the Library We Are FUSE Sign up to receive 4 new videos sent to your inbox each week! Game: Look Up Message – Esther For more details about Big Winter Weekend Go to: http://www.epikosfuse.com/bww or email me at Frank@epikos.org

Saying Goodbye to Student Ministry: Transition Where You Are

November 18, 2015    
Josh Fuentes    
goodbye youth ministry transition

So you decided to take the plunge and transition out of student ministry? Great! God is going to do some great things in you and through you as you move into this new phase of your life. Yet, there’s an issue. In order to leave student ministry, you have to leave your church, which means you’ll have to uproot your family to start this new position. Just thinking about moving makes me…    read more 

This Is What We Did Last Night – 11.12.15

November 12, 2015    
Frank Gil    

Sorry for how awkward I am. I was in a public room at our church and I kept hearing people walk by and it made me talk like I was in a library. But that sofa tho… See all my resources The YouthMin Playlist Videos: Countdown Overly Complicated Coffee Order Guy on a Buffalo 2 Sign up to receive 4 new videos sent to your inbox each week! Game: Office Chair Dodgeball…    read more 

Saying Goodbye to Student Ministry: Age Matters

November 10, 2015    
Josh Fuentes    
goodbye youth ministry transition

You’ve heard it said. I’ve heard it said. It’s been said to you. We’ve asked it ourselves every now and then. Even search teams talk about it. The million dollar question that makes every youth pastor want to roll their eyes –  “Aren’t you a little old to be a youth pastor?” For some odd reason this question seems to get asked more than once when you hit your thirties. Like you,…    read more 

Getting rid of sofas and the book of Esther

November 5, 2015    
Frank Gil    

See all my resources The YouthMin Playlist Videos: Space Countdown Guy on a Buffalo AP Drivers Ed Sign up to receive 4 new videos sent to your inbox each week! Game: Make It or Break It The Scrambler Your Second Favorite Game Bundle Esther Prologue Message – Esther Sorry, I couldn’t find all the cool Mars Hill Esther posters online. It is a bummer

Why The YouthMin Facebook Group is AWESOME!

YouthMin Facebook group is awesome

Every day, my phone and laptop are inundated with notifications from Facebook.  Before you think “Wow, he must be a really popular guy,” let me clarify.  I have the privilege of being one of the group administrators for the YouthMin.org Facebook group, a gaggle of 4685 youth ministers and leaders (currently) from all over the world seeking advice, resources, and encouragement online.  For the past two years, I have seen countless reasons why…    read more