Youth Ministry 15 Minutes at a Time: Free Webinar and Giveaway!
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Youth Ministry 15 Minutes at a Time: Free Webinar and Giveaway!

Thursday, September 7, 2017, I will be presenting a youth ministry webinar focused on practical, imaginative and creative activities grounded in HOPE. Click here to register (webinar will be recorded). As a fun surprise, I will be giving away a copy of one of my favorite youth ministry books: Organic Student Ministry by Stephen Ingram through … Continue reading

Confirmation Tips for Parents I: Understanding Confirmation
Confirmation / Taking the Lessons Home / Youth Ministry

Confirmation Tips for Parents I: Understanding Confirmation

As my second daughter approaches confirmation, I am reminded just how different two children in the same family can be! With my oldest daughter, the confirmation conversation centered around faith as a journey. She needed to know that no one has all the answers and that almost everyone has doubts. With my second, conversation focused … Continue reading

Confirmation Tips for Parents Part II: Statements of Faith
Confirmation / Motherhood / Taking the Lessons Home / Youth Ministry

Confirmation Tips for Parents Part II: Statements of Faith

This is the second of a two posts with suggestions for helping your child write their statement of faith at the end of confirmation. I’ve seen several examples of instructions for writing statements of faith. In general, I find them to be either too wordy (with dozens of suggested statements using complex words) or too … Continue reading