Youth Ministry Take-Aways From The Super Bowl

By Todd Pearage | New Hanover UMC | Gilbertsville, PA | toddp@newhanoverumc.org Tension, controversy, and questionable performances — there was also a football game. Whether you tuned in for the game, the commercials, or the...

What’s Expected of a Youth Leader at a Meeting?

This is a special cross-ministry “guest” blog by our Editor, Ken McCoy – the Emperor of JumpStart Ministries. He originally posted it at JumpStart’s website, and gave us permission to repost it here. Thanks,...

Evangephobia

By Greg Stier | Dare 2 Share | Arvada, Colorado | dare2share.org Do your teens have evangephobia? In their “live and let live” world, evangelism can seem like an antiquated idea. We shouldn’t be surprised that evangephobia has spread like an...

Resolved

By Ken McCoy | JumpStart Ministries | Charlotte, North Carolina When I get to heaven, I’m really looking forward to meeting Daniel – the Daniel, the one from the Bible. That guy was a...

The Real Meaning of Christmas

By Dave Weiss | New Creation Fellowship | Redding, Pennsylvania As we approach the Christmas season, our thoughts usually turn to wish lists, gifts, shopping and the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. It’s a...

It’s The Thought That Counts

By Jay Helms | Mt. Sylvan United Methodist Church | Durham, North Carolina One of the most rewarding aspects of being involved in youth ministry is showing God’s love in practical ways. Giving gifts,...

Carol Power

By Rick Bundschuh | Kauai Christian Fellowship | Koloa, Hawaii It started off as a wild hair dinner idea to help new adults in our church get to know people by sharing some flaming BBQ ribs...

Making The Most Of Holiday Craziness

This article was written by Cindy Engøy | YesWeServe | Long Beach, California before she left us for Heaven. “…and on earth peace to men on whom his favor rests.” (Luke 2:14 New International Version)...

See The Campus

By Chuck Klein | The Campus Alliance | San Diego, California | everycampus.org When the calendar hits September and you want to locate over 90% of the teenagers in your community, it’s easy to...

Outrageous Evangelism

By Justin Bundschuh | justinbundschuh@mac.com | Kauai Christian Fellowship | Koloa, Hawaii  KCF’s middle school ministry is well known on the island of Kauai for providing unique outreach events for young people in the area. He pulls off events...