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The Most Meaningful Job

Forbes has just reported on the results of an annual survey of “most meaningful jobs that pay well.” (I can just hear you thinking right about now, “Umm, Ken? We’re youth ministers. What about the phrase ‘that pay well’ doesn’t … Continue reading

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Life Lessons from Basketball

Never Give Up. This phrase can often seem like a cliché, trotted out whenever someone is going through a tough situation. But in Lauren Hill’s life, this simple phrase took on a decidedly new and deeper meaning. The inspirational teenager … Continue reading

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One On One

From YLO92 | By Todd Pearage, The Gathering Dayton, Ohio Editor’s Note: This month, as we all get in the back-to-school groove, we’re featuring articles from previous Youth Leaders Only Resource Books — articles that hit on some of the fundamentals of … Continue reading

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Home, REALLY Home, Missions

Editor’s Note: This article was written as the Letter From The Editor for the current edition of Youth Leaders Only Last night I participated in a youth ministry midweek meeting where I got to introduce one of my young friends as the speaker for the … Continue reading

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How to: Build a giant air cannon

This is a how-to every youth leader needs!

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Talking about: “The Fault In Our Stars”

Editor’s Note: interlinc staffer Brandon Palma braved opening weekend crowds to check out the new movie “The Fault In Our Stars”. He shared some of his thoughts in our staff meeting on Monday morning, and we asked him to share … Continue reading

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The Un-Mission Trip: Get More Kingdom Bang for your Fundraising Buck

Guest post by Rick Bundschuh, Kauai Christian Fellowship, Kauai, Hawaii Editor’s Note: This article appears in the YLO94 Resource Book featuring articles on the theme of Missions and Service. You can preview more of the book and the music in … Continue reading

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Movie review: Thor: The Dark World

Guest post by Todd Pearage from The Gathering in Dayton, Ohio Thor is called the “Mighty God of Thunder” … and apparently he’s the mighty god of the box-office too. Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World continues the big-screen adventures of … Continue reading

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Zombies, Vampires and Wizards … Oh My!

Guest post by Mary Wilson Peed, Unkommon Media and William Huebner, Oakland Church of God, Distant, PA. From Mary: Zombies, Vampires and Wizards — all intriguing but do they have a place in youth ministry? We aren’t sure we can answer … Continue reading

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Skillet’s John Cooper on the impact of youth camp

Sometimes in the (literal) heat of the season, it’s easy to let the planning and details and logistics and last-minute-everything of summer camp keep us from seeing the impact of all the work and prayer that goes into such a … Continue reading

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