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Archive for the ‘Youth Leader Stories’ Category

Fasting students? Perfect time to go grocery shopping!

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By John Sorrell This is the first year in a long time that I won’t. . .

The Importance of Retreating

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Erin Betlej It could have been the lack of sleep from the weekend—or rather. . .

The Importance of Missions in Youth Ministry

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Marty Estes In my third summer at my first youth ministry job, after a. . .

Will You Be My Val…Oh Wait! It’s Famine-time!

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Amanda Leavitt What do February 24th and April 28th have in common? Well first,. . .

Celebrating Those Who Are “Not in Youth Ministry”

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Ross Carper I recently changed jobs at my church, shifting my ministry role, and. . .

Contextualization and Conversations: Two Critical Aspects of a Great 30 Hour Famine Event

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Keely DeBoever I once took a group to a youth conference where the students. . .

Entering into the World of Your Teenagers

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Eric Woods “You don’t know me. You don’t understand me. You’re nothing like me.”. . .

Why I Believe in 30 Hour Famine

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Mark Oestreicher I first participated in the earlier version of 30 Hour Famine when. . .

Setting Your Intention

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Emily Robbins The end of the year is such a great time to reflect. . .

Find Yourself in the BIG Story

BY 30 HOUR FAMINE TEAM

By Luke Lang It was my big debut and the very first time I sported. . .