Tag Archives: student ministry

Teens and Sexting

I don’t usually post heavy content on the weekends, but this one is so tragic that I had to post it right away. Sexting – sending sexually explicit text messages – is becoming epidemic among American teens. I saw this article on TechCrunch with some really disturbing numbers: Under most existing laws, if our findings [...]

Youth Specialties and INCM at the Orange Conference

For the first time, Orange Conference is offering special pre-conference tracks in an effort to further and deepen the effectiveness of student or children’s ministry specifically. These pre-conference tracks will include seminars led by top notch experts from INCM (International Network of Children’s Ministry), and YS (Youth Specialties). During the pre-conference, you can learn practical [...]

Creating “Textable” Content

This post was originally written for and posted on YouthMinistry.com by me.  Thanks to the guys over there who let me write there as well.  Here is the post. We now live in a culture that reads, responds, and reacts in 140 characters or less. I’m not trying to make the point that as pastors we [...]