It is not easy when you are willing to be used, and the opportunity is given to somebody else. I heard of a guy who was heavily involved in his local church. He was a part of different ministries and willing to serve. One Sunday night, the youth band was leading the church service, and […]Read more "You Jealous?"
There are a lot of things that young people are told to do. Start a savings account, do not drive too late at night, and always tip the waiter 15%. Their lives are usually filled with loads of advice from others because this is the time where they are establishing who they are. I have […]Read more "Three Things That Every Young Person Should Do"
North American Youth Congress (NAYC). What an incredible event! 33,000+ teenagers, young adults, youth workers, and young ministers gathering in an area to worship the God that created all things. I am excited that it’s 2017 and that NAYC will be at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. I have attended the last four NAYC […]Read more "NAYC Tips"
Summer is here, and school is out! Students do not have to turn in assignments, study for exams, or have to sit at a desk for seven hours. Those things are now replaced with swimming, backyard cookouts, and family vacations. As a student, I enjoyed hearing that last bell ring and seeing what summer […]Read more "Why Youth Camp?"
Remember that moment when God called you into ministry? I bet it was an amazing experience that was engrained in your spiritual walk with him. All of us have had different moments where God pushed us into his calling and purpose for our lives. Yours might have been an altar experience at a youth camp. […]Read more "When the Doors Do Not Open"
Wait a minute! Church bullying? That doesn’t make any sense. Isn’t bullying supposed to just stay with the “tough guy” at school? Isn’t it expressed when I see the aggressive grocery store manager yell at the young girl who’s running the cash register? It’s hard to believe that this exists and it does happen. I […]Read more "What Fruits are We Selling?"
“Hey! How was your day?” Your mom asks as you walk through the kitchen, after a long day at school. “It was okay; I just have some homework to finish up.” You walk to the breakfast nook, unload your backpack, and get to work. A couple of hours later, you have completed your assignments and […]Read more "Why Study His Word?"