One Step to Better Leadership and a Stronger Youth Ministry

 Leadership is a tough gig. So is youth ministry for that matter. Maybe that’s why youth ministry can seem so difficult, because it’s a combination of two very difficult responsibilities!      What if I told you becoming a better youth leader was as simple as taking one step? What if that step was one that any leader could take, regardless of their skill level or experience? I believe there is one such step that will, if you take it, make you a better leader instantly.      I’m very…

How to Start a Summer Intern Program

It’s Summer, which means it time for cookouts, pools, youth camps, and internships. Every summer, youth ministries all over the country host interns in some form or fashion. Maybe they’re paid, but more often they’re volunteer. Maybe they’re seminary students, or maybe they’re graduating seniors from your youth ministry. Regardless of who they are and what stage of life they’re in, the key to having great interns is having a great program.      If you have interns but don’t have a strong program, then one of a few things will happen.…