Celebrating Mom - Jennifer Gates Affirmation: I am grateful for the love I receive. This week in Youth Ministry, we will be talking about all the ways we have experienced “being mothered” in our lives. We will look at the role of our own mothers, grandmothers, and other significant female energy … [Read more...] about This Week in Youth Ministry, May 14, 11:00 a.m.
What is “Mothering”? But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you; or speak to the earth, and it will teach you, or let the fish in the sea inform you. Which of all these does not know that the hand of the LORD has done this? In his hand is … [Read more...] about This Week in Youth Ministry, May 7, 2017, 11:00 a.m.
A Season for NonViolence, Jennifer Gates Cooperative Youth and Family Ministry Director Week Five: Listening Featuring Peace Hero, Mother Teresa Affirmation: I am present. I listen to God. I trust my inner wisdom. I hear what others need. A Season of NonViolence is an international movement … [Read more...] about This Week in Cooperative Youth and Family Ministry
Cultivating Leaders Jennifer Gates, Cooperative Youth And Family Ministry Director “A leader's job is not to do the work for others, it's to help others figure out how to do it themselves, to get things done, and to succeed beyond what they thought possible.” - Simon Sinek For the past twenty … [Read more...] about Light For the Road Ahead
Youth Ministry: A Season for NonViolence - Week Two: Heart-Based Courage Featuring Peace Hero, Rosa Parks Affirmation: I am living as Courage A Season of NonViolence is an international movement dedicated to demonstrating that nonviolence is a powerful way to heal, transform, and empower our … [Read more...] about This Week in Cooperative Youth and Family Ministry Feb 5, 11:00 a.m.