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9 Priorities in Starting a Youth Ministry (Part 3)

In the past two days’ I’ve covered 6 other Roles: (links below) Tuesday we talked about Culture, Community and Construction and Wednesday we talked about Evaluation, Engagement and Enterprise. Roles When entering a church, it’s important for you to understand … Continue reading

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9 Priorities in Starting a Youth Ministry (Part 2)

Enterprise Enterprise is about your sense of adventure, your ability to cast vision and your passion to bring it to fruition. Adventure How do you see things in the world. Can you imagine and play with possibilities in your mind … Continue reading

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9 Priorities in Starting a Youth Ministry (Part 1)

Starting a Youth Ministry This series is going to focus on the things required, whether a rookie or a veteran, to start a healthy youth ministry. Some of these are rather simple, yet others are rather complex. This 3 part … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: How to really Love your Adult child.

  How to Really Love Your Adult Child is a great book written by Ross Campbell and Gary Chapman (also wrote the Love Language series of books). In this short, yet detailed read, Campbell and Chapman engage a major problem … Continue reading

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Waypoints: Plotting a Course to Calling Onward!

Continuing the course to my call. The conclusion of my story is hopefully a long way off, so instead of a conclusion, I will put my aspirations for the future and reflect on growth that I need to continue making.  … Continue reading

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My Blogroll

Just wanted to share what Blogs that I frequent. Those which I find interesting, or entertaining. I’ll put a brief word about each of these in categories below:   Culture/Education   Denver Seminary Blogs http://www.denverseminary.edu/resources/denver-seminary-blogs/ These are blogs belonging to … Continue reading

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Beloved on Valentines Day in Song of Solomon

Song of Songs Been reading Song of Songs (or Solomon) lately. There are several things that jump out at me. Most vividly is the discourse between Solomon and His Beloved. This Song is also of one between God and His … Continue reading

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Valentines Hashtag #MWIA

I’m getting tired of the stereotypical youth pastor/minister/pastor, with their incessant exclamation that their “Wife is Hotttttt!!!” as their only justification for their wife’s existence or why they love her, etc. A while back I started using a hashtag #MWIA … Continue reading

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Waypoints: Plotting a Course to Calling Waypoint 5: Denver Seminary

Waypoint 5 – Denver Seminary, Littleton, CO             We arrived to Denver, Colorado pleased that our hard work and efforts had paid off in us being able to afford buying a condo at a rate where our monthly mortgage payments … Continue reading

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Waypoints: Plotting a Course to Calling Waypoint 4: Galilee Baptist Church

Waypoint 4 – Galilee Baptist Church, Portland, ME Galilee Baptist Church Much of my skill and competency was augmented at my first paid ministry position as Director of Christian Education at Galilee Baptist Church in Gorham, ME.  One aspect of … Continue reading

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