5 Ways To Be The Encourager God Wants You To Be

But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called “today,” that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. ~ Hebrews 3:13 We see in Hebrews a clear mandate in Scripture for the church to come around one another and find ways to push one another in the right direction. But… Continue reading 5 Ways To Be The Encourager God Wants You To Be

Relationships & Community – Must Haves in Youth Ministry

School is out and summer is here!!  If any of you are involved in Youth Ministry in any way, you know that this is a busy time of year.  Last Wednesday was no different for us.  That morning, a student came by the house for an hour to talk and hang out with my wife… Continue reading Relationships & Community – Must Haves in Youth Ministry

Taking Small Steps to Encourage

Youth ministry can, at times, be physically, emotionally and spiritually draining.  Weird hours, low pay, constant pressure to keep up with a changing student world can leave one asking, "Why do I do this?"  Obviously being called by God is "why I do this" but there are also those times when a student takes an… Continue reading Taking Small Steps to Encourage