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Some to be Shepherds

Earlier this week I was down at the lovely Port Hacking for the Youthworks Youth Ministry Conference. The theme of the conference was ‘Some to be Shepherds’ and I was greatly encouraged to follow the first and greatest shepherd Jesus. … Continue reading

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Did We Learn Anything?

I have been reflecting on something that happened Sunday during out senior youth bible study. Often think nothing has been learnt, the boys give silly answers, the girls never say anything and they keep forgetting to look at the passage … Continue reading

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6 Weeks

The amount of time until my exams start (also the amount of time since I last blogged). My focus will be on three core subjects. Last year I failed two of them and I don’t wish to repeat that this … Continue reading

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LATE Monday Sync #8

Sick again, so over it, second chest infection in as many months. Sickness draws me back to rely on the Lord. The one class I went to today, and subsequently struggled through was Doctrine, talked about prayer and asking. Very … Continue reading

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Belief and Practice in YM

I thought I would share an essay I wrote for college back in first year. It was for my youth ministry course. The question was: How important is the balance between belief and practice in youth ministry? From your own … Continue reading

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So I finally got myself a twitter account. I understand peoples reservations and complaints about twitter. It does seem like a pointless addition to FB status updates, but I have found it very useful keeping up to date with some … Continue reading

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The Ark

Last night I had my first night at the Ark, the youth group at my new church. It was great to meet the crew and many of their parents. The group is parents driven, this will be a new and … Continue reading

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Next Generation 09

Currently up at katoomba in the heat enjoying Next Generation the confrence formerly known as kylc. It’s been encouraging to see so many people being trained in this way as they learn to study and understand God’s word so they … Continue reading

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