The Story music tells our Youth

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of Mark 6 and Sidewalk Chalk

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of the Question

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of My Gold-Medal Summer

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of my favorite youth events

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of traveling in Bath, England

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of wasting my time waiting

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story told quietly

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of letting go

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of the last minute addition

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of the New Van Tragedy

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story started by a Facebook reminder

This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often hard to fathom...

The Story of the Shaming

March is here! This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often...

The Story of Table Air Hockey

Welcome to March! This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you aren’t alone in the crazy, sweet, often...

The Story I long to hear

February is here, and we are well into our yearly theme. This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you...

A Story of Hospitality

February is here, and we are well into our yearly theme. This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you are doing, as well as let you know you...

The Story Of My First Youth Group

It is 2017 everyone! As we enter our fourth year of YMC we are continuing to have yearly themes. This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you...

The Kid Who Would(n’t) Be A Minister

It is 2017 everyone! As we enter our fourth year of YMC we are continuing to have yearly themes. This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you...

The Story Of Grace In Youth Ministry

It is 2017 everyone! As we enter our fourth year of YMC we are continuing to have yearly themes. This year’s theme is “The Story/The Stories.” Each week our blog will focus on a story from a youth minister. We hope these stories help inspire you in the great work you...

The People who are thankful

This year’s theme is “The People.” Today we are exploring….     The People who are thankful         Andrew Shaffer is the Minister to Youth and Their Families at First Baptist Dalton, GA. He is a graduate of...

The People who push back

This year’s theme is “The People.” Today we are exploring…     The People who push back         Andrew Shaffer is the Minister to Youth and Their Families at First Baptist Dalton, GA. He is a graduate of...

The People who show up

This year’s theme is “The People.” Today we are exploring…..     The People who show up         Jen Van Camp has been the youth pastor at Nineteenth Avenue Baptist Church in San Francisco, CA for over 8 years now....

The People who use calendars

This year’s theme is “The People.” Today we are exploring….     The People who use calendars         Felicia Fox is the Associate Pastor of Students & Families at First Baptist Mount Olive. She is a graduate of...

The People who are at risk for suicide

Today we have a special writer from the Public Health Library. They reached out to write for us because of the importance of the topic of suicide. September is suicide prevention month. Please read this article and know that as a youth minister you can make the...

The People who take risks

This year’s theme is “The People..”  So today we are hearing some great words on….     The People who take risks         Chris Cherry is an ordained minister who received his Masters of Divinity from McAfee School...

The People who travel

Every week this year we are exploring our theme “The People.” Today we jump in to….     The People who travel       Josh Beeler is the Associate Pastor for Youth and College at Central Baptist Church of Fountain City in...

The People I want my students to meet

Every week this year we are exploring the theme “The People.” Today we dive in to…..     The People I want my students to meet       Tim Schindler serves as the Associate Pastor of Youth and Ministry Development at Georgetown...

The People who keep me sane

Every week this year we are exploring the theme “The People.” Today we dive in with……     The People who keep me sane       Rev. Anita Laffoon earned her Master of Divinity degree from Baptist Theological Seminary in...