Discomfort and Discipleship

There is nothing comfortable about real discipleship. It is the role of the the youth pastor, you, to create discomfort in your youth ministry all the while being hospitable. The evangelist Billy Graham used to say of his preaching, “I have come to afflict the comfortable and comfort the afflicted.” I believe the youth pastor…

Teens Speak: What Is A Hero?

I have had the privilege of speaking at the same camp for the past 19 years. Recently, I have started adding a daily vlog to my messages. This camp vlog focuses on a question of the day and plays into my message that evening. I walk around the camp and ask the question, edit the…

Why “What’s Next?” Is Not The Question You Should Be Asking In Youth Ministry

Paul Turner ยท Who’s Next with Terry Weaver My friend, and veteran youth worker, Terry Weaver and I talk about asking the wrong question in youth ministry. Most youth workers are asking “What’s Next?”. Listen in and find out what question we think youth workers should be asking post pandemic. Rather than offer a full…