How to Plan an Effective Parent Meeting

Okay, we get it, we are supposed to connect, engage , and release parents to be the primary disciplers of their teenagers. I do not think many youth pastors would argue with the fact that this is part of our job description as youth pastors. The question is how? How do we go about becoming … Continue reading How to Plan an Effective Parent Meeting

Get Connected- Weekly Grove Newsletter [Parent Edition]

Good Friday morning Parents, I hope that you are doing great today. I hope that your student is enjoying the Grove. I love working with your kids. I hope that they enjoy it as much as me. Please feel free to give me positive or negative feedback as to how your student feels about the … Continue reading Get Connected- Weekly Grove Newsletter [Parent Edition]

5 Reasons you should R.S.V.P. NOW for the Parent/Leader Luncheon

If you are not signed up for this Sunday's parent/small group leader luncheon, I seriously want you to consider signing up for the luncheon. Here are 5 reasons why you should R.S.V.P. today for the Parent/Leader Luncheon: It is important that you have a relationship with the small group leader investing weekly into your student. … Continue reading 5 Reasons you should R.S.V.P. NOW for the Parent/Leader Luncheon

5 Reminders for Parents

Parents, we are getting deep into the school year, and I wanted to give you a few reminders today to challenge but also encourage you as your parent your kids. Discipline is an act of love- I was reluctant to put this one on this list, but it is important. Kids do not like correction. … Continue reading 5 Reminders for Parents

Get Connected- Weekly Grove Parent Newsletter

Good Monday morning Parents, I hope that you are doing well. I apologize for not getting this newsletter out on Friday, but I am just getting around to sending it out. Let me say a huge “thank you” to all who came out to the Parent Night. That was awesome, and I appreciate your participation … Continue reading Get Connected- Weekly Grove Parent Newsletter

Music Review: Jonas Brothers- First Time

The Jonas Brothers are back on the scene with their new music video, "First Time" which released on July 18 and soared to well over a million views. The Jonas Brothers have been one of the few Disney stars to have not gone totally crazy when they get out of the Disney industry. They have … Continue reading Music Review: Jonas Brothers- First Time

Justin Timberlake’s Music Video (Tunnel Vision) Allowed to Stay on YouTube Despite Nudity

The moral standard of America is slowly decreasing. You-tube has had a standard to not allow nudity on any of their videos up until this. Justin Timberlake's music videos have been a bit provocative, but his new music video entitled, "Tunnel Vision" has taken provocative to a whole new level. The music video was posted … Continue reading Justin Timberlake’s Music Video (Tunnel Vision) Allowed to Stay on YouTube Despite Nudity