Monthly Archives: June 2011

Room for Christ

Yesterday we were ready to start Sunday school and so I asked all the kids to make sure they had written their names on the activity sheet they had while everyone was arriving. As they started putting their sheets to … Continue reading

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Learning a Lesson…

Last August, some of our High School Youth Traveled to Lantern Hill in Baja Mexico for a service trip.  It was a truly amazing experience.  We all grew in many ways.  I had my own little “freak out” moment where … Continue reading

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Mellennials Challenge the Church

The following presentation was made by Dr Rodger Nishioke at the Southeast Pennsylvania Synod Synod Assembly. I’ve attached a link to their web site. There are 2 videos. The first is about 1 hour 13 minutes, the second is about … Continue reading

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Final Spring Training Event- The Landscape of Youth Ministry

This Saturday, June 18th is our third and final training event for the spring/summer.  It will be located at Hope Lutheran Church in Selden, Long Island at 11am.   The church address is 46 Dare Road, Selden, Long Island, NY 11784. … Continue reading

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Pentecost Craft

When I was in elementary school I remember having a really great art program. As someone who often plans/leads arts and crafts for kids, I often wonder how they were able to do such amazing things. The student’s ages and … Continue reading

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An Easy two Hours with Kids…

A few weeks ago, I planned a children’s event, thinking that my target audience would be kindergarten through fifth grade or so. One parent specifically asked me to stop putting age limits on my activities, I thought one unrestricted activity … Continue reading

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