3 Essentials in Christian Leadership Development Eric Geiger has given us a great article on some essential ways for leaders to be developed in a specifically Christian context.
3 Ways to Stop the Summer Slump
Is Your Church Christian or Christianish? Another fantastic article from Tim Challies. Youth Groups suffer from some of the same “Christianish” ailments. As you read, ask yourself what kind of group you have!
3 Spiritual Vitality Warning Signs for Pastors A great blog post for everyone in ministry, but especially pastors. Dan Reiland confronts the symptoms of deep spiritual illness.
Your Church Hospitality Checklist Click on the title above to enjoy Jared Wilson on the For the Church Podcast. As your youth group grows this summer and fall, think about how you can apply some of these checklist items in youth ministry!
Creating An Inviting Culture: Summer Camp Is The Linch Pin
Tim Challies has created a short 5 minute video on the subject of sports and hobbies in the Christian life. With the change of weather becoming more real each day, perhaps you want to sit down with your students and have a discussion of where sports fit in their lives and how they can prioritize […]
5 Friends Every Pastor Needs Matt Sliger is spot on in this list of friends every pastor needs. As you read through, try to see not only the friends that fill these descriptions for you, but potential relationships that you can develop.
Little Words That Make All the Difference Tim Challies posted this as a general advice to all Christians, but it is especially important to youth pastors and directors. Youth will likely ask you many questions, and the responses that Challies discusses in his post are very helpful to have on hand.
Help Me With . . . Admin – DYM Blog Are you great at choosing games for your youth, but bad at calculating a 10% tip for the pizza guy on Wednesday nights? DYM has created a fantastic page for you to increase your ability to budget, schedule, and even write letters.