ICYMI – October 30, 2015

If you are like me, there are so many good articles and posts around the internet every week that it becomes difficult to keep up with all of them. “In case you missed it” is my way of pointing out a few good reads  that are too good to overlook. This list will compile the top five posts of the week that I read. 8 Local Church Ministry Trends To Consider – Via Phillip Nation Why So Many Young Church Leaders Struggle With Their Faith – Via Carey Nieuwhof How to Increase The Number Of Volunteers In Your Church – … Continue reading ICYMI – October 30, 2015

ICYMI: February 28, 2015

If you are like me, there are so many good articles and posts around the internet every week that it becomes difficult to keep up with all of them. “In case you missed it” is my way of pointing out a few good reads  that are too good to overlook. This list will compile the top five posts of the week that I read.  5 Things to Remember when Planning Connecting Events – Via Mark Howell 10 Ways to Read your Community – Via. Chuck Lawless on Rainer’s blog Every Small Group Needs a Vision – Via Marshall Segal on … Continue reading ICYMI: February 28, 2015

The Blogs I am Viewing the Most Right Now

From time to time, I enjoy sharing what I am reading currently. My feedly consists of nearly 75 different blogs so I have a great list to choose from, but there are always those blogs that I m drawn to the most at certain times. Here are the blogs that I am currently viewing the most right now:   Thom Rainer’s Blog– This could be the most practical pastoral blog out there. I have been reading a few of his post each day for weeks now. He has some great stuff on leadership and pastoring. Ron Edmondson’s Blog– This is … Continue reading The Blogs I am Viewing the Most Right Now

Voting Starts TODAY! Go Vote for my post

Youthmin.org puts together a top student ministry blog post for 2012, and one of my posts (My top 5 epic failures in student ministry) was nominated. Here is some information, and I would love for you to vote for my post: “Here we go folks! We have, in our minds, the best most amazing resource for Youth Pastors, the nominees for Best Youth Ministry Blog Post of 2012. Last year, we quickly learned how invaluable a list like this is as a youth ministry resource, and this year we think the same holds true. There are a number of topics covered … Continue reading Voting Starts TODAY! Go Vote for my post

The Top 25 Youth Ministry Blogs Announced

The Youth Cartel put out recently the top 25 blogs of 2012. These are some amazing bloggers and voices in youth ministry. I encourage you to check this list out and add them all to your reader. If you missed the top 25 blogs of 2012, check it out here: Welcome to the fourth annual ranking of the top blogs in youth ministry. (see the 2011 list) How is the list created? The list is based on a composite score of 66% publicly available statistics, such as Alexa and Google Page Rank, and 33% an influence rank voted based on a vote … Continue reading The Top 25 Youth Ministry Blogs Announced

5 Reasons I Will Return To Your Blog

I come across tons of student ministry, leadership, and improvement blogs! Many people share different blogs with me to see if I will check them out. Honestly, there are tons of good blogs out there. I have seen many that I have added directly to my reader, because I will go back and visit them again. On the other hand, I have come across some that I would not return too. I want to give you the top 5 reasons I will return to your blog: Your blog must be organized– This is a major pet peeve of mine, but … Continue reading 5 Reasons I Will Return To Your Blog