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Archive for the ‘Youth Leader Stories’ Category

The Power of Partnership

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Andrea Sawtelle Several years ago, my husband announced at youth group that he had. . .

Vision: Do You See What I See?

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Mike Cunningham Vision Leaks. Like a leaky faucet. It’s a slow drip: and when. . .

Nurturing (and Keeping) Volunteers

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Britt Martin When I first started in youth ministry in rural Georgia as a. . .

Getting Past Church Language

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Kathy Jackson Yesterday, I made a decision to write a blog entry for the. . .

If I Were the Senior Pastor…

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Jake Kircher It’s not uncommon for youth workers to feel some sort of disconnect. . .

What I Learned from Leaving Youth Ministry

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Paul Martin Up until recently I was what some people would have called “a. . .

Thoughts About Waiting

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Brien Bell If you’re anything like me you’re not a fan of waiting. As. . .

Helping College Students Connect With a Church

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Shawn Kiger I am currently wrapping up the summer and my efforts have turned. . .

Finding Rest In the Midst of Mess

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Marty Estes I unlocked the door of my office and had to push a. . .

Stepping Into Awkward But Essential Reconciliation

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Erin Betlej A few months ago I completed a coaching cohort through The Youth. . .