April 2017

Philosophy of Youth
Ministry: Part 1

By | April 24th, 2017|

By Jeff Dalrymple I was privileged to be raised in a Christian home. I didn’t personally become a born-again Christian until the age of 19, but my childhood experiences of growing up in the church had a profound influence on my life. Attending Sunday School, AWANA, Wednesday evening services, and youth group events impacted in [...]

Day of Silence: Matthew 27: 62-66

By | April 15th, 2017|

By Roger Palmer, Youth Ministry Consultant   62 Now on the next day, the day after the preparation, the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered together with Pilate, 63 and said, “Sir, we remember that when He was still alive that deceiver said, ‘After three days I am to rise again.’ 64 Therefore, give orders for the grave [...]

Day of Fellowship: Luke 22:7-38

By | April 13th, 2017|

By Trey Brunson, Director of Development LUKE 22:7-38 “7Then came the day of Unleavened Bread, on which the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed. 8 So Jesus sent Peter and John, saying, “Go and prepare the Passover for us, that we may eat it.” 9 They said to him, “Where will you have us prepare it?” 10 He said to them, “Behold, when you have [...]

Day of Conflict: John 12:20-50

By | April 11th, 2017|

By Randall Breland, Director of Communications   Winston Churchill was elected the Prime Minister of England on May 10, 1940. By this point, the government under Chamberlain had allowed Germany to arm itself for war, grant Hitler absolute power as chancellor, and take Poland and the Rhineland. Guided by a blind policy of appeasement, Germany [...]