After the youth group bought the supplies, wrote the cards, and assembled the care bags for the homeless, the congregation took them in their cars and shared the good news. We heard many wonderful stories and thankfulness for this easy opportunity to do something meaningful. But somehow it didn’t feel like enough. We knew we […]
Christian articles and blog posts that will give you practical evangelism ideas, suggestions for outreach activities, and other tips and resources for you to train your teens to share the gospel, make disciples, and grow your youth ministry.
We’d had a great trip serving and sharing the good news in St. Louis. I saw our teens dig down deep and truly show The love of God through the way they interacted with the elderly, kids, and the poor. When I came home, I started feeling like we needed to do more of that […]
One of the key initiatives of our church is called, “We Love Mountain View!” Mountain View is the most neglected and underfunded elementary school in our city. In response to the great need this school has, our church has adopted this school and created this initiative. Throughout the year we provide school supplies, donate box […]
The Baseball World Series had just wrapped up when my home-town radio station began talking about all the moves our team had to make in order to be competitive next year. The next morning I read an article about a pitcher playing winter ball in South America preparing for the season that is nearly six […]
Do you remember the first time you felt special for getting invited to something? I was in the second grade and Brett was the new kid in the class. My teacher asked me to hang out with him during recess and to take him on a tour of the school. I remember Brett being shy […]
Greg Stier wrote an article explaining Dare 2 Share’s “multi-PLIED” strategy: Pray, Live, Inspire, Equip, Deploy. I absolutely love this strategy and after reading his article decided to write out my Multi-PLIED Strategy that I’ve been creating, implementing, and changing in my Student Ministry. PRAY I try to maintain a daily prayer time, praying for our […]