9 Ways To Learn Like A Hummingbird

There is a big difference between the way a hummingbird nourishes itself versus the way a lion nourishes itself.  We should try to be like the hummingbird. A lion typically hunts it’s prey at night. It will kill a large … Continued

Children’s Ministry Leaders Digest

Whether you’re a volunteer, part-time or full-time children’s ministry leader in your church, thank you! Thank you for your ministry and your continued faithfulness! Your investment in the lives of children may like planting trees under whose shade you may … Continued

Invest In Student Ministry

The church must invest in student ministry. It can’t be an afterthought. There must be some concrete ways the church is helping to invite in, raise up, share Jesus and incorporate students into the life of their congregation. Here are … Continued

Shipwrecked

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A guy gets shipwrecked and washes up on a beach. The sand is dark red. He can’t believe it. The sky is dark red. He walks around a bit and sees there is dark red grass, dark red birds and … Continued

Questions

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A man phones a lawyer and asks, “How much would you charge for just answering three simple questions?” The lawyer replies, “A thousand dollars.” “A thousand dollars!” exclaims the man. “That’s very expensive, isn’t it?” “It certainly is,” says the … Continued

Praying For Revival

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We’re coming up on the 50 year anniversary of the Asbury Revival of 1970. Some say this is the last major holiness revival we’ve had in our nation. And it follows a string of other revival seasons: First Great Awakening … Continued

The Best Kept Secret in Youth Ministry

I once heard something during The Well For Youth Workers that has always stuck with me. The presenter said, “The Best Kept Secret in Youth Ministry is Follow Up.”   The power of that thought has stuck with me over … Continued

The Secret to Becoming Innovative

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What do stepladders, yo-yo’s and mood rings have in common?  They were all invented in Dayton, OH.  Did you know there are more US Patents that have come from Dayton, OH than any other single city in the USA?  I didn’t … Continued

Never Stop Being A Student

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Do you learn something new each day? How do you keep learning? It’s important to keep being a student. Some of this happens naturally, but here are some focus areas: Be a student of God’s Word. Develop the discipline of … Continued

Three Things To Teach Children About Work

So much of life is spent working – it truly is a gift of God to be able to put our skills, abilities, hands, and mind to use. It doesn’t have to be a drudgery. Here are three things to … Continued

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