Ministry Blog

Category: General Blog

LOVE LIFE: 8 Thinking Errors Common Among Suicidal Students

2/6/2020 in Category Education, General Blog, Mental Health, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard and Mark Haug

In the complex labyrinth of teen mental health, a significant factor in the progression toward teen suicide is cognitive distortions, or “thinking... More

Warren’s Prayer Update - January 2020

2/3/2020 in Category City Life , Bellevue, CORE, General Blog, Staff, Warren Mainard

ONE NIGHT // "Kinda Like A Dad"

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Over the last couple of months, I have been able to meet with, mentor and encourage a growing... More

ACEs & Assets: Empirical Evidence For The Value Of Youth Ministry

11/26/2019 in Category Education, General Blog, Mental Health, Warren Mainard

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Recently, I asked Chris Gough from the Union Gospel Mission to come and share with our local youth ministry some... More

Your First 2 Years in Youth Ministry - 7 Best Practices: Parental Guidance

11/8/2019 in Category City Life , Education, General Blog, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice Two: Keep Your Youth Ministry PG - Parental Guidance and involvement is essential.

I’m just not sure that Monsters, Inc.... More

Your First 2 Years in Youth Ministry - 7 Best Practices: Mentorship

11/4/2019 in Category City Life , Education, General Blog, Mentoring, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice One: Find Your Yoda - Mentorship

You are young, energetic and the students love you.  You have an endless flow of ideas... More