Our 12 Favorite Articles of 2016: #12

For the 12 days of Christmas, we are counting down our 12 favorite articles of 2016. Let’s take a look at #12 with “How to Deal With Angry Parents.” And remember to subscribe to get our Christmas gift to you: 9 FREE resources including our new book #Goals: Setting Goals to Move You Forward.   (more…)Jeff CochranJeff was born and raised in East Tennessee and holds a bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies. He has been in ministry for over ten years, and has had the opportunity to start two student…

How to Deal With Angry Parents

Perhaps there is nothing more inevitable in youth ministry. It will happen. No matter what you do, how hard you try, or how good of a job you do, it will happen. It’s an eventuality and inevitability: parents will get angry and you will have to deal with it. Even though it’s something we all face, it’s also one of the more difficult parts of the job. Handle it the wrong way and you won’t be handling it much more. Furthermore, if you don’t handle it well it can steal…