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Help I’m a Youth Pastor!

I remember the day I started as a Youth Pastor. Let’s just say it was a number of years ago. I thought it was all pretty simple. All I had to do was love students and help them be like Jesus, right? I may have been naive but it didn’t Read more…

By Randy, ago
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Celebrating 20 Years

Can you believe it! Because of the Lord’s grace and provision, and your ongoing support, Straight Talk has been able to minister to women and youth for 20 years! On Friday, Nov 28 we celebrated the Lord’s work through Straight Talk with party held at First Alliance Church that was full Read more…

By Randy, ago
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Recently published!

Have a look at the article that Randy co-authored in Alliance.ca on mentoring youth pastors.  For the past six years Randy has had great success in helping youth pastors in becoming successful.   If you know a youth pastor who could benefit from Randy’s mentorship or help why not forward Read more…

By Randy, ago
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Live Out Loud

Camp Qwanoes had 404 Jr. High campers at the week I spoke this summer. They always have a large variety of students at their camp and there are always kids who desperately need the hope and healing Jesus offers. As the week went on I could see God softening student’s hearts. Read more…

By Randy, ago
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Extreme Makeover: Camp Edition – Randy

Summer camps are unique places where God does amazing work in students’ lives. It is always interesting to watch how the week unfolds and how God works in students’ hearts. Most urban Canadian students tend to be pressurized and distracted. They are pressurized by school, sports, part-time jobs, and parental Read more…

By Randy, ago