Monthly Archives: January 2019

31 01, 2019

Letting Students Lead

January 31st, 2019|Nehemiah, Student Leaders|

I'm sitting at home on a sunny but very cold January day with my kids who are home from school due to the NO snow we got here. Life in Tennessee for you. I told my kids I had to work still even though they were home for the day and I am battling a [...]

24 01, 2019

The Perfect Job

January 24th, 2019|Church Leaders, First Priority Of America, Nehemiah|

You got into student ministry because you loved students and you wanted to make a difference in their lives. Thoughts of making disciples who you could build into student leaders were at the top of your priority list. If you are anything like me, you thought this was going to be the most awesome job [...]

17 01, 2019

#gamechanger

January 17th, 2019|Church Leaders, Community Leaders, Local FP Communities|

I don’t mean to start with the obvious or to be too simple, but the way we think affects the way that we see the world and ultimately how we act each and every day. So, we begin here. We hear people say that culture is ‘so bad’, and we agree with that sentiment. But [...]

10 01, 2019

We Want to Help

January 10th, 2019|Nehemiah|

I have been working in youth ministry for over 30 years. After all of those years, I think I have a little bit more of an understanding of how the devil messes with youth pastors. The devil wants you to be stuck in the youth pastor hamster wheel, doing the same thing over and over [...]

3 01, 2019

What Does a New Year Mean to You?

January 3rd, 2019|First Priority Of America|

It’s a new year! Another year has gone and a new year has come. Some say, well it’s just a day, one day it was 2018 and the next day it’s 2019. Nothing has changed. For some that’s true. They just continue in their same daily life without a change in the world. But for [...]