Grab that coffee, turn up the volume, and join in the conversation as Mark and Evan start a survey of what it means to have a Long-Term Youth Ministry. Are we in it for the moment, or for the years to come for our student’s souls? Do we live life to the fullest, or are we living in light of eternity? What is the balance of short-term and long-term evaluations of youth ministry? That is exactly what Mark and Evan discuss in this episode!
In this episode, we have a very special guest joining us: Shawn Clarke. Shawn is the Pastor of Music and Worship at Bethel Community Church in Chicago, IL. Shawn gives us a rich practical theology of Worship Ministry, why it matters, and how we should implement it in our Youth Ministries. Grab a cuppa joe, take a listen and join in the conversation!
In this episode, we discuss what it looks like to rebuild a student ministry. Where do you focus? What steps do you take? Take a listen and join in the conversation!
Take a listen and join in the conversation as Mark and Evan discuss the current state of small groups, and what their future is and should be.
“Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness.” (James 3:1 ESV)
When I look at this verse, it’s easy to quickly see how scary it can be to be a teacher of God’s Word and in one sense, it should put us in a place of fear and trembling. But this verse also carries a sense of emboldenment to preach the Word to all who will hear.
Mark and Evan are back in their microphoned thrones to talk about their excitement for the new year and what that may bring! Take a listen and join the conversation!
Mark and Evan wrap up 2017 with talking about Christmas traditions in each of their ministries. Take a listen and join in the conversation! And if you have a youth group/family tradition you would like to share with us, go for it!
Mark and Evan are back at it with talking about ministry, deer hunting, northwestern Minnesota weather, Alaska and cultivating leaders in your students! Take a listen and join in the conversation!
Mark and Evan are back at it and tackling a popular and sensitive topic: Dating. Take a listen and join the conversation!
In this episode, Mark and Evan get back in the swing of things and talk about how being a Dad changes a lot in youth ministry. Take a listen and join in the conversation!