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High School Service Trips, Part 2: Innovating and Executing the New Service Trip


High School Service Trips, Part 1: Navigating transitions from one experience to another

Too often in youth ministry, we tend to jump from one cause to the next. This gives our students missional whiplash, and I suspect prevents us from supporting the “cause” as much as we think we are.


Helping teenagers make sense of inequality … without making peace with it

Recently TED Ideas released a gallery of images illustrating inequality. In curator Helen Walters’ words, “We asked an international group of artists, designers, photographers and activists to provide one image that encapsulates what inequality means to them — and to explain their selection.”


The Coolest Sticky Faith Action I’ve Seen in a While

it was no surprise that Krista wrote her five-paragraph essay about her Aunt Laura. What was surprising to me was Laura’s text back.


The Science & Art of Story: New Possibilities in Ministry

I’m not an awesome storyteller. I know it’s important, but admittedly it’s a tool I have had to work on.


What can you do with a little trash?

It’s World Cup time. In light of global attention on soccer, the New York Times ran a mini-documentary on a story you won’t find on many screens this week.


Six Tips on Preparing for Milestones in Your Ministry

Growing up is hard. So is parenting those who are growing up.