FTC National Conference 2017 Resources We offer this up to you as a great series designed specifically for pastors. There are seven sermons that all address aspects of a healthy ministerial life; Gospel, Study, Prayer, Marriage, Mission, Preaching, and Legacy.
Students will undoubtedly have questions following national and international tragedies, such as the massacre that occurred this week. Christians are not immune, and in fact should be more susceptible, to the heartbreak that occurs immediately following these events. As you allow discussion within your youth group, we offer up these articles so that you might […]
5 Skills That Every Youth Minister Needs To Develop If They Want To Continue To Grow
Worship Is My Life, Not My Role This is a very intentional article about ministry from the perspective of Bob Kauflin, a former music minister. Much of what he writes is applicable to all areas of ministry.
READY. SET. REST. This article comes from a unique perspective, and we are very pleased to brag on a Strength to Stand Intern- Caleb Jones! As ministers we must be careful to rest and ask the Lord to refill us. Many of you are in the process of calendar planning, and so we challenge you […]
Career Idolators (And What To Do About Our Jealousy) For The Church Blog Sean Nolan presents some really great points about guarding ourselves in ministry against the sneaky idol of jealousy.
Why Girls Need Camp Ed Stetzer added this really cool article to his blog The Exchange, and we want to share it with you! Ed represents the view point of a father to preteen and teenage daughters who benefit greatly from the Christian Camp experience.
How has God tested you lately? Many of us can grow frustrated with the One we call Teacher, even though as Navine Richie points out, testing is a vital part of learning. It can show us areas where we need to improve- and is not designed to lead us into false knowledge or deny what […]
Why Does Your Small Group Meet? – Desiring God As you settle into the school schedules with your youth, take this post from Steve Fuller at Desiring God into account when offering counsel to your students. This post is intended for small groups, but I think it has some really good things to say about […]
An Exciting New Series From Tim Challies: The 10 Duties of Every Christian Challies has taken on some hot topics in the past, but his announcement of his newest blog series proves to be challenging not only for his reader, but for himself. The ultimate goal is to prevent you from falling into hypocrisy, something […]