Monthly Archives: July 2012

God’s Glory Showed Up

A children’s minister can spend days and weeks in preparation for any type of conference for kids. But what makes it all worthwhile is when God shows up in His Glory. Our deepest desires came true last week at our first Kids and family conference of the season. After dozens of hours of preparing object lessons and visuals to teach children about the glory of God, it was in the evening services when they experienced Him for themselves.

We have an album of photos of this event for your viewing by clicking here. Below is just one example of the […]

By |July 15th, 2012|News & Views|0 Comments

An Honest Look at Youth Ministry

We need to take an honest look at youth ministry. For the past three decades, youth ministry has exploded across America, accompanied by a rise in the number of degrees in youth ministry granted by colleges and seminaries, an abundance of books and other resources, and a network of cottage industries devoted solely to youth ministry.

Yet those same three decades have failed to produce a generation of young people who graduate from high school or leave youth groups ready to change the world for Christ.
Looking Good on the Annual Report
The overwhelming majority of the people who make professions of […]

By |July 1st, 2012|News & Views|16 Comments