Author Archives: Ken McCoy

Balancing Act

By Rick Bundschuh • Kauai Christian Fellowship • Poipu, Hawaii Early in my youth ministry career, I used to get a little guilty as I drove off for a couple hours of surfing in the morning. On the way to … Continue reading

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Wisecracking Wiseguys

Through the wonder of technology, we were able to assemble this star-studded cast of Christian funny people – err, funny people who are Christians… umm, Christians who make people laugh. But they weren’t in the same room at the same … Continue reading

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Why The Mess?

Guest post by Rick Bundschuh from Kauai Christian Fellowship Editor’s Note: Rick is one of the coolest lunatics you’ll ever meet. We are proud to have him as a member of Team Interlínc, and as one of our WriteGroup contributors. His video … Continue reading

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We’ve Gotta Start Taking Humor More Seriously!

By Doug Hutchcraft• The Doug and Jon Show • thedougandjonshow.com Psalm 126:2 and Job 8:21 directly link laughter as a result of God’s blessing. Even so, humor sometimes gets a bad rap in church and ministry circles because we’ve seen it used … Continue reading

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Discombobulated

By Ken McCoy • JumpStart Ministries • Charlotte, North Carolina I wish I would have known what to look for. The phone’s ringing woke me from a deep sleep. Jeannie answered it and mumbled, “Yes, he’s here,” and handed the … Continue reading

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What Makes a Funny Guy Funny?

By Rick Bundschuh • Kauai Christian Fellowship • Poipu, Hawaii Tim was almost invisible as he loitered around my living room. His kids, his wife, brother, and other family members were mostly talkative and boisterous as we gathered for a big Hawaiian-style … Continue reading

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I See Naked People

This is an excerpt of a chapter from Rick Bundschuh’s very-cool book for rising Middle Schoolers – “Surviving Middle School.” The young guys at the skatepark were laughing and giggling at the cellphone. I knew something weird was going on … Continue reading

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”No White Rappers For Me” But Joshua Luke Smith Changed Everything

By Mary Wilson Peed • marybakerwilson@gmail.com • Fort Valley, GA I have only one rule as a writer for interlinc-online.com—NO white rappers. I mean no disrespect. I gave birth to a son who loves rap music of every ilk. Seriously, he taught his … Continue reading

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7 Undeniable Characteristics Of (Most) Middle Schoolers

By Ashley Bohinc,  the Director of Middle School Strategy at Orange (The reThink Group, Inc.), and USA Executive Director of Carry 117- Ethiopia. I have worked with middle school students in educational, athletic, and ministry settings for more than 14 … Continue reading

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What Makes a Cool Youth Ministry Game?

By Ken McCoy | JumpStart Ministries | Charlotte, NC My iPhone buzzed and chimed – incoming text message. A friend sent a couple of videos of a youth group playing some games last night, and I immediately burst out laughing … Continue reading

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