Tag: Youth Gathering


The Whole is Greater than the Sum of the Parts

There are moments when you suddenly realize that you are in the middle of an organizational “sweet spot.”  Things click.  Visions are realized.  Goals are achieved.  And you look around and say to yourself “I can’t believe that I’m here, in this spot at this time.  I will always remember this time.” I’ve experienced that ...


10 Tips for New Youth Ministers

I don’t pretend to have all of the answers.  To be honest, I’m not even sure what all of the questions are.  And the longer I’ve been doing this, the less sure I am of what is ‘working,’ or even what the definition of ‘working’ is. However, I have been doing this work for 24 ...