As you infuse the 7 Values of a Gospel Advancing Ministry into your youth ministry, your end goal of making disciples who make disciples comes into sharper focus. A Gospel Advancing mindset provides you with a grid through which you can evaluate the true merits of various ideas and options that hit your radar. Establishing […]
The close of Summer is a busy time for youth leaders. A whole host of questions are clamoring for your attention. What will I teach? What special events should I build into the ministry calendar this year? Do I have enough adult volunteers lined up? How much pizza should I order? All good, important questions. […]
The lazy days of Summer are about to disappear in the rearview mirror *sigh*. Which means your teenagers’ anxiety levels are about to experience a distinct upward blip. Virtually all transitions, whether we’re excited or challenged by them, are stress-inducing at some level. Most teenagers aren’t particularly good at dealing with stress. Most adults aren’t […]
The newest installment of the Mission Impossible series could help you explain the ultimate mission of sharing the gospel.
Have you ever wondered why we humans are attracted to disaster movies? Whether it’s an alien space invasion, earthquake, fire or zombies, the more intense the impending catastrophe, the more we seem to enjoy the thrills and chills. But is it actually the catastrophes we’re attracted to? Or is it the selfless heroes striving against […]
Summer can either be the best time or the worst time for youth ministry. Don’t miss opportunities to disciple your students like Jesus did by letting them get a front row seat to your own life and ministry.