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

11/22/2019 in Category Education, Leadership, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice Four: No Lone Rangers - Building Your Volunteer Team.

Who are your drivers?

I was a brand new youth pastor.  Full of... More

Why I Do What I Do: The Vision of CORE

11/19/2019 in Category City Life , CORE, Education, Leadership, Youth Ministry, Warren Mainard

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Dad, I feel alone when I am at school.  I don’t know any other Christians on my school campus.” I remember how startled I was when... More

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

11/15/2019 in Category Education, Leadership, Mentoring, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice Three: Finding the Balance between Relevance and Fun and Spiritual Depth and Theology.

All you need is rubber... 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