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Archive: 2014

Is There Room At The Inn?

It’s crazy! It’s packed. The streets of Bethlehem are bustling. Mary and Joseph make their way through while trying to find a place to rest for the evening. There’s no room at the inn and only a dwelling that shelters animals is available. The question in Joseph’s mind is: Where is there room? I think […]

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3 Youth Ministry Tips For The Long Break

Christmas is almost here! I cannot wait. In fact, this week is probably the last week your group will meet before the New Year. Over the next couple of weeks you will spend time with friends, family, etc. Maybe you’ll travel for the holidays. These next few weeks “off” might be a welcomed break for […]

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Review the Film: Lessons in Youth Ministry

When I was in high school, I started offensive line on the varsity football team in northern Virginia. Friday’s were devoted to game-day. It was time to strap on the pads and play. However, early Saturday mornings were devoted to watching the game and reviewing film that was broken down play-by-play. It was early… 7:00a.m. […]

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Running with God

In high school I was a sports guy. I played Football (Offensive Line), Wrestled (215LB/HWT), Track & Field (Mid-distance, Shot put and Discus), and Lacrosse (Defense). I went from one season to the next each year for four years and all of them involved running. In football we ran suicide sprints the length of the […]

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