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The Famine Blog

Archive for 2017

The Waiting

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Brian Mateer Tom Petty sang it in his 1981 hit song, “The waiting is. . .

Weariness and Hope, Smooshed Together

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Emily Robbins Some days are smooshed together. Incredible moments with the mundane. Hospital waiting. . .

How to throw a Christmas Party with a Purpose

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Brad Hauge It’s December. We are all busy. Too busy to be creative, too. . .

Changing For the Better

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Katie Swift Change can be hard, but it can be so worth it. The. . .

I Don’t Love the Famine, But I Love the Famine

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Erin Betlej The first time I ever participated in the 30 Hour Famine I. . .

Who Will Lead Us?

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Shawn Kiger A few weeks ago while I was eating my cereal one morning,. . .

I Hate Fall

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Dan Berggren, outgoing 30 Hour Famine program director I hate Fall. It’s nothing against. . .

Peeking Into The Future

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Danny Kwon I am sure that like many other youth workers this time of. . .

Planning Beyond 30 Hour Famine: Encouraging Students To See Their Call To Love Locally, As Well As Globally

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Bobby Benavides For many youth leaders, the 30 Hour Famine is a wonderful way. . .

A Reminder from a Minor Inconvenience

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Amanda Leavitt Last night, as one girl burst into youth group she blurted out:. . .