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Archives: June 2015

Why “No” Is One of the Most Important Words in Youth Ministry

6/25/2015 in Category

By Christopher Wesley, Director of Student Ministry at Church of the Nativity in Timonium, Maryland

If you've been a youth minister for more than a week, you probably know what it's like... More

Am I Doing Enough?

6/15/2015 in Category

By Gareth Unruh, Assistant Director, Juvenile Justice Ministry, Denver Area YFC

Do you feel like the work you're doing is making an impact on your friends and community?

With the news... More

Loneliness In Youth Ministry

6/10/2015 in Category

By Andy Blanks, co-founder of youthministry360

To outsiders the concept seems absurd, a contradiction in terms.

“A lonely youth minister? Impossible. How can you be lonely? You're... More

It Matters

6/3/2015 in Category

By Mikkee Hall

“You are mean! I am just going to put you in the trash.” My favorite little four-year-old screeched at me. It was an hour after her bedtime, and I had put her back in bed.... More