Tag Archives: Risk Management


Dodging Bullets: Gaming George

Gaming George George seems like one of the guys, but he is paid to be the youth pastor.  George loves the idea of relational ministry (not the philosophy of ministry, but just having relationships with teens).  Just out of college … Continue reading

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Dodging Bullets: Buddy Becca

“Buddy” Becca Becca is a student’s dream for a youth leader.  Becca is one of the most open and friendly youth workers you would ever want to meet.  Becca is loved by her parents, but even more so by her … Continue reading

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Dodging Bullets: Defiant Dan

Defiant Dan Dan is a fresh out of college where he studied youth ministry.  He is full of ideas and energy, which makes him a very attractive candidate for most churches.  Dan lands his first job at a small church … Continue reading

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Leading through Crisis

You are the Leader! When in a crisis and you are the leader.  BE THE LEADER.  You may be scared, petrified, wanting to run, but, if you are in charge, be in charge.  If you can’t handle it, find someone … Continue reading

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New Resource: 99 Thoughts on Caring for your Youth Group

99 Thoughts on Caring for Your Youth Group     99 Thoughts on Caring for Your Youth Group (link) 99 Thoughts on Caring for Your Youth Group (link) Description from SimplyYouthMinistry.com Being a youth worker means being more than a … Continue reading

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Profile of an Abuser

Below is the profile of an abuser that I borrowed from CPYU.org. I think it is essential that church leaders figure this out and get this out there.  States don’t differentiate between psychological, physical and sexual abuse in their mandatory … Continue reading

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Power of Networking (in Ymin) 3 of 3

Power of Networking (pt 3) In this three part series on the power of networking, We’ve discussed on Tuesday: Brainstorming, Resource Sharing, Increased Knowledge Base and Accountability for the first four ways networking makes you a better youth worker. Yesterday … Continue reading

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Book Review: Girls Uncovered

In an earlier post, I talked extensively about Teen Mom and Abstinence Argument, in which I discussed several factors why birth control isn’t the best idea for the heart and soul for teens who bear the brunt of emotional scarring … Continue reading

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Money Matters: Parents not comfortable teaching kids about money

Parents uncomfortable discussing money with their kids. Reading through my blogs, and news apps, I discovered this article from Forbes giving details of a survey of why Parents don’t teach their kids about money matters.  Here’s an excerpt of their … Continue reading

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CPYU’s Digital Kids Initiative

                What is Digital Kids Initiative? Digital Kids Initiative is a new program built by the Center for Parent and Youth Understanding to assist with media education to parents, youth workers, parents and … Continue reading

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