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Help I’m a Youth Pastor!

Help I’m a Youth Pastor!

April 27, 2012 No Comments

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 take me long to discover […]

Lesson In The Loop – Donna

Lesson In The Loop – Donna

March 21, 2012 No Comments

Ever wish you could hit rewind on some day, hour, or minute of your life? It happened to me just yesterday. I flew to Phoenix at the invitation of a writer-friend to spend a week with her writing in the sun instead of the snow. We flew separately and had agreed to meet in the […]

Live Out Loud – Randy

Live Out Loud – Randy

February 4, 2011 No Comments

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. About mid-week I gave an […]

What a difference God has made in only a year! – Randy

What a difference God has made in only a year! – Randy

December 2, 2010 No Comments

Just over a year ago I started a consulting contract at Westside Kings Church in Calgary. I was tasked with building a healthy, well balanced and sustainable youth ministry and building a team to make that happen. At that time I could identify about 30 – 35 students and 3.5 volunteers. This past weekend I spoke […]

Extreme Makeover: Camp Edition – Randy

Extreme Makeover: Camp Edition – Randy

October 27, 2010 No Comments

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 demands. (Can you imagine? Some […]

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