Working from home presents us with new challenges, as well as new opportunities. To make the most of your time, start implementing one or more of these 5 tips today!
St. Patrick’s Day is filled with green clothes, 4-leaf clovers, and little red-haired leprechauns. But who was the real St. Patrick and why do we celebrate a day in his honor?
Have you ever wondered if seminary is worth the time, money, and effort it takes to attend? In this post, I explain why I think going to seminary is something every youth pastor or youth worker should seriously consider.
Through all of my trips to the hospital to visit people as a pastor, there are a few things I’ve learned that I believe will help you accomplish your reason for being there.
The most recent reality-business show that caught my attention was Undercover Billionaire on Discovery Channel. I was hooked from the start. In this post, I share 7 ideas I picked up along the way that can help your ministry.
I live in Atlanta, but unlike most people who live around me, I’m not a big college football fan. I’ll watch a few games every season but that’s mostly just to have something to say when the conversation turns in that direction. However, I noticed that Mac Brown returned to the University of North Carolina to be […]
In the wake of recent Christian deconversion stories, I felt compelled to post this open letter that I included in my book, Varsity Faith. It’s a plea for practical theology to make its way into youth ministry.
New youth pastors are excited to get started, but they need to establish guardrails and maintain boundaries to keep their ministries on the right track. This post suggests 7 specific guardrails that every youth pastor should put in place.
Don’t let a 16-year-old be more strategic about a video game than you are about your youth ministry.
When a student or parent calls you, looking for help, you don’t have to refer them to a mental health professional right away. This post tells you what you can do instead…