Stop Asking This About Your Sermon

Sermons, like movies, books, etc. are a subjective art form. After I would preach I’d want to know, “How was that? Any good?” What you’re really asking, “how was my presentation of the sermon?” This is an honest question, great for self-reflection but bad for your ego. The answer to, “Was it any good?” depends…

Youth Ministry Round Up #77

If you have your adults still looking for job/ministry opportunities this summer, let them know there is a great camp in Florida looking to fill various positions. Check out www.lifeforyouthcamp.com. Quotes You’re looking at determination and truth and creativity. You’re looking at loss and sorrow and the effort for a deeper perspective. You’re looking at…

6 Tips for Finding and Planning Local Service Projects

Planning local service projects for your ministry? These tips will help you get started.  Local service projects for your teenagers can be a chance to embrace the “mission” without the “trip”. It’s using your own backyard as the setting for an intersection of discipleship and service, in a way that can build long-term relationships between…