Tag Archives: Calling

Book Review: Rural Youth Ministry

Rural Youth Ministry by Brent Lacy Simply Youth Ministry's EveryDay Youth Ministry Series has churned out another complete success in Rural Youth Ministry.” Brent Lacy captures the essence of what it means to be a Rural Youth Minister. I have … 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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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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Waypoints: Plotting a course to calling Waypoint 3: Gordon College

Waypoint 3 – Adelphi University, Bayport, NY I returned to Long Island to pursue my MSW from a rather prestigious clinical social work school (ranked in top ten of all CSW schools).  I purposed to develop my counseling skills and … Continue reading

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Waypoints: Plotting a course to calling Waypoint 2: Gordon College

Waypoint 2 – Gordon College – Wenham, MA I started Gordon College with an eye both towards Youth Ministry and Social Work.  During my first few days of on campus I discerned the great amount of time that would be … Continue reading

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Waypoints: Plotting a course toward calling Waypoint 1: Secular College Ministry

Waypoint 1 – SUNY Cortland/MBC, Cortland, NY Agape Christian Fellowship There were two focal points of growth in Cortland.  The first is that I helped start a Christian club on my campus.  The club was Agape Fellowship and I volunteered … Continue reading

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Waypoints: Plotting a course toward calling Launching

  The pursuit of calling is like charting and navigating a course on the sea. My hometown is on the Great South Bay on the south shore of Suffolk County, New York.  There are some trips that are memorized and … Continue reading

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