Youth ministry joys of the past month

There’s been a lot of great stuff happening in youth ministry over the past few weeks. It’s hard to explain how much preparation went into all these events, how much joy I find in them, and in each of the students who were part of them.

Spring Awakening

Spring is more than new life – it is hope. Knowing that new life waits under bare surfaces is the hope that sustains through Winter. Life is the same. The knowledge that things will not always be this way keeps us going through hard times.

The minor prophets

Two years ago I wrote a bible study on 6 of the 12 minor prophets. It was something I really enjoyed doing and going through it with the high school group at BICF over the summer that year was really fun. This summer the study will be appearing in installments on the Youth in Asia…