Top Youth Ministry Blogs

I have shared a similar post to this a while ago, but it has been so long ago, many have changed. There are tons of good useful student ministry blogs out there. There are so many, and I wish that I could list them all, but I want to share the ones that I personally check out the most. These are in no particular order: Youthmin.org– This is an up and coming blog, but they provide you with some great resources and content about youth ministry. Ben and Josh are passionate about youth ministry, and they have some great stuff. … Continue reading Top Youth Ministry Blogs

4 Simple Ways to Grow as a Leader

I take personal growth in leadership very seriously. Maybe it is because, I look at the students, and part of leadership is duplicating yourself as you duplicate Jesus! I look at our student ministry, and I feel for our ministry to grow, it starts with me as the leader. I want to give you 3 simple ways that help me grow as a leader: Read, Read, Read– Read as much as possible. Read books about student ministry, leadership, and personal growth! Do not be afraid to read what is out of your box. Also, in the past, books were always … Continue reading 4 Simple Ways to Grow as a Leader

NEW College Ministry Blog

I was talking with an intern working in our church about his vision and plans for the college ministry of our church. His name is David Sheldon. David is beginning a sick college ministry in our church called, “The Well.” The ministry┬ábegins next week. We were chatting about blogging, and I challenged him to create a college ministry blog. We all know that this is one of the crucial yet neglected age groups in the church today. We looked, and did not find many solid college ministry blogs outside of simply youth. So, David created a new college ministry blog … Continue reading NEW College Ministry Blog

8 Blogs Every Student Pastor/Leader needs to read

Many people ask me what blogs I am currently checking out. I use google reader for my feeds, and I check out many, but these I check out regularly! These are some helpful blogs for you and your ministry. They entail leadership, media, and helpful thoughts on student ministry. I am a practical guy so most of these provide mainly practical thoughts on student ministry and leaderdship. Check them out. I have linked them for you… Perry Noble– Perry is the lead pastor of Newspring Church in Anderson, SC. Newspring has flourished under Perry’s leadership. They have grown to be … Continue reading 8 Blogs Every Student Pastor/Leader needs to read