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Volunteer Youth Ministry: A Roadmap For Effective Leadership

Something I’ve learned over the years is the need for having a ‘long view’ of youth ministry. To do that well, I need to be strategic about how and where I serve.

This book is full of stories, lessons, ideas and strategies that I have developed in my two decades as a youth ministry volunteer. I hope you will learn from my successes—and even from my failures! I know all youth workers (paid and volunteer) will enjoy it.

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2020: The Year of Vision

I was dreading 2020 months before it even got here. I’m not a profit. I had no idea what was going to happen, I was just dreading the over use of “2020 vision” in everything from marketing, to business plans, graduation speeches, etc. Then it came and, for obvious reasons, I had more significant reasons…

Finished Again

Last year I finished my time at Saddleback Church’s high school ministry, and moved to Atlanta. From Atlanta, I felt a need to come back to Saddleback Church to help my “former” students through their senior year. That year just finished, so i am done “again”. However, we’re in a pandemic. Church services are happening,…

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