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Tell the Story

Tell the Story

Christmas season is one of the most busy and exciting times of the year in church. My experience of Christmas season at church is probably pretty similar to your experience. The church has Christmas parties, “Living Nativities” (you know where everyone dresses up as...
Programming with a Purpose

Programming with a Purpose

What message is your programming sending? Just yesterday, our student ministries team was talking philosophy for an upcoming event. We’re essentially rebuilding this event from the ground up. With that, comes a long conversation about philosophy. In student ministry...
The LGBTQI Conversation

The LGBTQI Conversation

At a recent UK gathering of Christian Youth Workers the most requested area of advice and training was surrounding the LGBTQI conversation. Yep, I said it friends, conversation. The use of the word ‘issue’ or ‘situation’ in this context, I find, is at best unhelpful...
Turning Moments into Discipleship Moments

Turning Moments into Discipleship Moments

My name is April and I love all things linear. There, I said it. Thanks for being a safe place. In my former life, I was a teacher and I loved having a linear plan.  I knew what I would be teaching and when, also known as one of my favorite things: scope and sequence....
This is Just the Beginning

This is Just the Beginning

We’ve all been there before. Maybe it’s the worship night or the big event with the guest speaker. It could be the last night at camp or the one time you take a week out of a series to talk about Heaven and Hell. I’m talking about that one night where it seems like...

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