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The Famine Blog

Archive for the ‘Youth Leader Stories’ Category

Running for Food

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

About 9 months ago, Cory Scheer—a father of four—experienced a near-fatal bike accident while training. . .

What’s your Famine BHAG?

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Chris McKenna No, I didn’t just swear at you in German! I’m a process guy.. . .

Better Than Green Bagels

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Mark Oestreicher Yesterday was Saint Patrick’s Day, of course. And maybe, like me, you not. . .

30 Hour Famine as a Spiritual Discipline

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Brian Mateer Then Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan River. He. . .

I’m Eating Rice and Beans for Lent

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Shawn Kiger Lent (The 40 days before Easter) sneaks up on me every year. I. . .

Get out of the way!

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Emily Capes I completed my twelfth 30 Hour Famine two weeks ago.  This was my. . .

The Famine as Good News in the Neighborhood

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Adam McLane, Partner at The Youth Cartel The Word became flesh and blood, and moved. . .

Be a Yes Man (or Woman)

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Matt Williams One of the best parts of being in “The Fellowship of Youth Ministers”. . .

I Threw Away A Dollar

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Tash McGill Sometime last week, I was crawling into bed late at night. I threw. . .

How might college students be part of the 30 Hour Famine?

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

Rocky Supinger  I serve in a college community, yet my congregation has practically zero involvement. . .