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RIP Steve Jobs

    It’s amazing what one man’s vision can do… My family and I have owned Apple (Mac’s) computers since the Mac Plus came out.  Since then I have own Imac’s (the kernel shaped ones), iBooks (the clamshell), Macbook pro’s, … Continue reading

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Two Thoughts on Confidentiality

Loose Lips Sink (relation)SHIPS The biggest question parents and youth ask is “Are you trustworthy?” They may not ask it straight out, but they are looking to see how you handle who they are and if they are safe.  Holding … Continue reading

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Youth Ministry and Creating Change

Lawrence Shulman, a prominent voice in social work defines the purpose of individual work as the mediation of the individual with the self as well as society and social systems. Alan Keith-Lucas adds Biblical insight into the social work process, … Continue reading

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Youth Worker Devotions: Mary at the Tomb

John 20:15-16 Jesus said to her “Woman, why are you weeping?  Whom are you seeking?”  Supposing Him to be a gardener, she said to Him, “Sir, if you have carried Him away, tell me where you have laid Him, and … Continue reading

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Top Ten Posts for September 2011

Another Great Month at EngagingtheShadowsofyouthministry.com Here are the Top Ten Posts for September 2011 Institutional Sexism and Para-Church Youth Ministry My Current Reading List Ministry Idea: Non-Peak Season Can Drive My Current Book Wishlist Ministry Idea: Non-Peak Season Can Drive … Continue reading

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