Some youth pastors love their jobs. Others can’t stop looking for a new one. What’s the difference? In this post, I share three signs of a miserable youth ministry job and how you can overcome them.
If you want to have spiritually productive conversations with people who are predisposed to question your motives, your best bet is to invest in building relationships with them and earning their trust. Beyond that, this post suggests three ways to keep the conversation going.
Using social media can grow your ministry. But it can also cost you your job. In this post, I share 3 tips that will keep you on the right path.
I don’t want you to leave too early. But I also don’t want you to stay too long. Sometimes it’s a thin line between the two. In this post, I share five signs that it’s time to go.
As a youth pastor, you’re always having to come up with creative ideas for your next program, sermon, game, event, or activity. In this video, I share 4 ways to tap into your creativity (even if you think you’re not very creative). Suggested Resource
Some youth pastors are hardly working while others are working really hard. No matter which side of the spectrum you’re on, this post has something for you…
As youth pastors, we want to point students toward Jesus. But sometimes our own families feel left out. It’s a cycle that’s hard to break. In this post, I share 3 tips from Andy Stanley that can help restore balance in your life…
Youth culture has distinctive elements that differ so much from adult culture that youth ministry fits the description of missionary work. This post examines lessons learned from successful missionaries and applies them to youth ministry.
We can always learn from successful people and teams. When I finished watching The Last Dance, I thought about what I’d seen and then wrote down these valuable lessons for youth pastors.
Remember that book you read last year? Well, maybe you don’t. You probably remember reading it, but you can’t seem to recall much of what was in it. In this post, I explain my Triple-Loop learning process that will help you remember everything you read.