3 Faulty Foundations

Editor’s Note: This is an excerpt from Duffy Robbins’ book, Building a Youth Ministry that Builds Disciples: A Small Book About a Big Idea from Zondervan/Youth Specialties. Our mandate is to “go and bear fruit-fruit that will...

Halloween Resource Ideas

It’s Halloween week, and if you’re looking for some fun and festive resources, we’ve got ’em! Check out some of our favorite “creepy” music videos, including “Zombie” by Family Force 5, “Monster” by Skillet,...

5 Ways To Build A Healthy Team

Guest post by Keith Cote of Lead222 | Wheaton, Illinois Do you have enough leaders to accomplish what you are trying to do? Do you have too many small group leaders? Do you have to turn...

Just Add Water?

When I was a rookie youth pastor, I had two, count ’em, TWO youth ministry books. One was Far-Out Ideas For Youth Groups and the other was Way-Out Ideas For Youth Groups. Those two little paperbacks...

The Importance Of Eschatology

  Guest Post by: Ken McCoy When John wrote the book of Revelation, it became a source of tremendous encouragement to Christians. Much of Christianity was experiencing increasing persecution, false prophets were creeping into...

What I Learned From The Apple Announcement

I’m the guy who has the latest tech gadget. I actually had, and used, an Apple Newton back before there was such a thing as a Palm Pilot. I guess that qualifies me as...