Category Archives: youth workers

Reflecting and Looking Forward

In the video below, Kelsey shares her thoughts on Youth Workers’ Gathering 2011 in Oklahoma City. It is good to pause and reflect, but we cannot stay there. We now look forward to Youth Workers’ Gathering 2011 in Kansas City from April 25-26 with Charles Harrison of the YouthWorker Movement and others. The theme is Grace-Filled Youth Ministry: Reaching the Hearts and Minds of Students.”

Kelsey on Youth Workers’ Gathering 2011 – Oklahoma City from Claire Smith on Vimeo.
Loving God, Loving Neighbor

In Community

Reaching out, connecting with like-minded people, sharing hopes and dreams, having a common mission, spending meaningful time learning together and challenging each other – so necessary. This was brought home to me in a new way at Youth Workers’ Gathering in Oklahoma City. It was a great time of fellowship, learning and refreshing. Adults who… Continue Reading

Changing Times, Exciting Times

Life is changing before our eyes. We may not always be aware of this, though there are seasons when it just hits us that there is a lot of change around us. We’re in one of those seasons. Our culture is changing for many reasons. We see it in the changing nature of our interactions… Continue Reading