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The Famine Blog

Archive for the ‘Youth Leader Stories’ Category

Unadulterated Enthusiasm

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Amanda Leavitt Every year I lead our music and skits for Vacation Bible School.. . .

Four Cheers for Summer

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Sean Garner Late Spring in youth ministry rushes past with a cacophony of summer. . .

Leading With Empathy

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Bobby Benavides One of the hardest parts of leading young people, at times, is. . .

Confessions of a Lousy Parent Volunteer

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Kevin Alton As someone with over 2 decades of local church ministry experience and. . .

30 Hour Famine: A Four Year Journey (part 2)

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Bob Ferretti (Click here to read Bob’s observation from his first two 30 Hour Famine. . .

30 Hour Famine: A Four Year Journey (part 1)

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Bob Ferretti As I write, I’m 48 hours removed from the end of our 2018 30. . .

Being the Person I Need to Be

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Alex Ruzanic I am convinced that we often don’t live into the life we. . .

Remembering Your 30 Hour Famine

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Brad Hauge I don’t remember what I had for breakfast last Friday. Really, I. . .

Great Youth Ministry Requires Vulnerability

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Beth Ruzanic Lately I’ve been thinking about what best motivates young people. As a. . .

Everything Else is Utterly Meaningless

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Keely DeBoever I recently had a conversation with a friend about the ONE THING. . .