Tuesday Tools: Last minute Easter media ideas

We know for many of you, you’ve planned ahead for this week, just like you do every other week. But for those of you putting together last minute plans, here’s a list of some...

A Youth Leader reviews Soul Surfer

Todd Pearage is a good friend of interlinc and one of our Write Group members (the awesome team of youth leaders who write the Bible studies for our YLO and MVL Resource Books). He...

Tuesday Tools: “You Are Everything” video from Circleslide

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92gIuGptamY] This is a great video from Circleslide, and would be a powerful resource for you to use this Easter season. If you’re a YLO member, the video was featured on MVL72. And...

Praying for a Soul Surfer

Around the interlinc office, it seems like we haven’t had a single conversation over the last 8 weeks that hasn’t come back to the “Soul Surfer” movie coming out today. We’ve been talking (and...

Tuesday Tools: “Always” from Kristian Stanfill

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=guUOupak3yU] We know a lot of you are always looking for more worship tools. Today’s your day! YLO83 featured the new album “Mountains Move” from songwriter and worship leader Kristian Stanfill.  Read more about...

“Wednesday” video from Unleashed Youth

Now that we all have “Friday” stuck in our heads, here’s a great idea to make it a little less annoying! Props to Pastor Joe Small and the students at The Church on the...

Summer Camp or Mission Trip Theme Songs

The YLO83 Music Resource Book highlights the theme of Summer Camp, so I’ve had camp on the brain. And as I worked to the new Hawk Nelson album this morning, the song “We Can...

Of Cellphones, Sexting and Forever

I read an article this weekend that made my heart hurt. Unfortunately the basic storyline is one that is becoming all too familiar. The article, in the New York Times, recounts the story of...

Tuesday Tools: “In Defense of Summer Camp”

You may or may not know, but every edition of Youth Leaders Only has a theme – a focus on a youth ministry-centric (is that a word?) topic. The first section of every Music...

YLO in the real world

Mark Pittman talked to Chris at the SYMC conference last week about how he uses Youth Leaders Only. The idea of rotating the curriculum between Sunday School teachers is a good one! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMCyw9bJ52k] So...