Meet Your 2019 Speakers: Doug Holliday - Dare 2 Share
Helping youth leaders empower
students to reach their world.
Helping youth leaders empower
students to reach their world.
Helping youth leaders empower
students to reach their world.

Meet Your 2019 Speakers: Doug Holliday

by

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

Lead THE Cause wouldn’t be the powerful, transformative event that it is without our partners at Sonlife. Sonlife is a ministry that trains Christians to go and make disciples, which lines up perfectly with what we do at Dare 2 Share!

We’re thrilled that Doug Holliday, Sonlife’s Executive Director, is joining us again as a speaker for the Lead THE Cause events in Chicago and Orange County. Here are a few thoughts from Doug on LTC:

1. Why is it so important for teens to know how to disciple others?

“Sonlife was birthed 40 years ago out of the conviction that many of Jesus’ initial followers were teenagers. If Jesus started a world-shaking movement 2,000 years ago with teenagers, why should it be any different today? I believe it was, and still is, God’s plan to use teenagers to transform the world for Christ.”

2. Sonlife used to have an event similar to LTC called ‘SEMP’. What’s been the biggest benefit of combining efforts with Dare 2 Share?

“SEMP began in the early 90’s as an event to help youth pastors see their Students Equipped to Minister to Peers. The focus of Lead THE Cause today remains exactly that, and the fruit is undeniable. What Dare 2 Share has brought to strengthen what Sonlife had formerly done with SEMP is simple, clear, easily usable gospel sharing training and tools like the Life In 6 Words app, SALT videos, and Ask-Admire-Admit gospel conversation navigation.”

3. What’s your favorite part of speaking at LTC?

“As a teenager, I was trained to share my faith and it changed the trajectory of my life. What an incredible privilege to call students to a lifetime of disciple-making!”

If you want to see your teens undergo a transformation in their faith and their impact for God’s kingdom, then you do not want to miss Lead THE Cause this summer. Sign up to get your free LTC Info Kit or register your group today to secure your spots!

related articles

How to Pull Off a Fun and Effective Live Stream Youth Event

Students are online for just about everything these days. They hang out with friends, play games, even go to school online. You might be thinking that the last thing they need when they get to church is another screen.  Well, you might be right, but, what if you could harness the power of the screen

Read More
4 teenage boys walking down a sidewalk at Dare 2 Share LIVE

6 Things That Happen When a Youth Group Focuses on Evangelism

Every youth pastor wants to see their students on fire for Jesus. But what’s the best way to help them get there? Youth ministry tradition says a weekly game, 20-minute sermon, and the occasional special event can do the trick. But tradition is losing its impact on today’s teens who need and want more. Instead,

Read More
Students excited to share their faith at Dare 2 Share LIVE

Get Your Youth Excited About Jesus with this Free Gospel Training Event

It’s the great dream of every youth leader to hear their students say, “So, I was reading my Bible the other day…” with the same level of enthusiasm usually reserved for “I saw this one TikTok…”  It’s exasperating to see students dive headfirst into silly or even harmful pursuits when their interest in spiritual things

Read More

new from greg stier

Coming November 9. The story of how a fatherless street kid overcame violence, chaos, and confusion to become a radical Christ follower.

Start building a Gospel Advancing ministry.

Get weekly tips and training.

COVID-19 Update