Do You Practice What You Preach?

5 Steps To Keep You Rooted With God Throughout Your Ministry

Youth ministry is draining.  It can drain you to the point where you wonder, “Why am I still doing this?”  That’s why it’s so important to practice what you preach to your students.  To do this for the long haul you need PRAYER.


So many youth ministers burn out because they ignore the basics of their faith that they share with their students.  If you want to be in ministry you need prayer.  And it’s easier said than done because:


How To Take Criticism

5 Steps To Stay Positive When It Seems Difficult

Maybe it’s been a parent chewing you out or a volunteer giving you critiques you didn’t want to hear, we’ve all faced criticism that leaves us feeling empty.


While you might want to fight back the best thing you can do is stay positive.  Stay positive and develop a plan that will help you diffuse the situation.  5 Steps that have helped me stay positive are: