What does T.B.D. have to do with engaging teens?

What does T.B.D. have to do with your faith? Learn more in this blog post from Sparkhouse! | Sparkhouse

Today’s teenagers can be challenging to engage. After all, they are used to having all the information they need at their fingertips.

For youth leaders, we know the challenges that this brings for you. Tied with undying skepticism about anything and everything, it can be tough to not only engage this age group, but also to get them thinking about topics like their faith.… Read the rest

Grief response: Preparing for post-tragedy ministry support

Grief response: preparing for post-tragedy ministry supportThis is the third and final blog post in a series offering support to ministry leaders as they support those in their congregations while they grieve.

There’s no telling when a tragedy will strike someone in your church community. Whether there’s a death in the congregation, an accident that takes the life of a beloved neighbor, or a fire or natural disaster that leaves people’s lives turned upside down, the very nature of this type of situation is that it is sudden and unexpected.… Read the rest