Archive | Bible and Theology

05 March 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Just do it

It’s so interesting to me to read this chapter, because the activities they talk about throughout the chapter are exactly the type of things Melissa and I do in our relational work; looking for conversations during long drives, highs and lows (where have you seen God working?), transparency (doubts, telling our stories, talking about mistakes), […]

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03 November 2010 ~ 1 Comment

selections from exodus 3 & 4, rewritten for youth workers

selections from exodus 3 & 4, rewritten for youth workers

Mark Oestreicher, all around youth ministry guru and thinker, has re-written Exodus 3 & 4 for youthworkers.  I think you’ll find his post incredibly inspiring.  Please take a moment to click through and read selections from exodus 3 & 4, rewritten for youth workers

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13 February 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Episode 2

Episode 2

Here’s 14 more minutes of delicious youth ministry nuggets for you to chew on. Episode two includes: A short Bible study on Paul and Ananias- both of whom followed a call in Acts 9 A discussion about how we can observe the ways corporations market to young people Some points on leading constructive discussions with […]

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12 June 2007 ~ 0 Comments

How do you teach youth ministry?

Now that I have graduated with the other DL students from Luther Seminary with an MA in Children, Youth, and Family Ministry, I find myself ready to teach others youth ministry. But what do you teach? This is a legitimate question for me because I will be teaching Foundations of Youth Ministry at Hillsdale Free […]

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24 January 2007 ~ 5 Comments

Hilarious Jesus videos

A friend pointed me to this website with some great videos for teaching or just for a laugh. http://vintage21.com/pages/link/video

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24 January 2007 ~ 1 Comment

Stop the spread of MTD’s!

If a sexually transmitted disease were spreading through our community, we would sound the alarm and attack it with education, dollars, and research. According to the National Study of Youth and Religion, the problem is not STD’s, but MTD’s. This is, according to Christian Smith, researcher for the study conducted from 2001-2005, a belief among […]

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