Ministry Blog

Category: Leadership

Your First 2 Years in Youth Ministry - 7 Best Practices: Empower

1/22/2020 in Category Education, Leadership, Mentoring, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice Seven: Youth Group or Youths' Ministry - Empowering Students to Serve, Grow, and Lead

Most people who enter into a career... More

Your First 2 Years in Youth Ministry - 7 Best Practices: Communication

1/10/2020 in Category Education, Leadership, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice Six: What’s the Plan? Communicate the Plan and Plan the Communication

“That was an awesome night! I just wish more people... More

Your First 2 Years in Youth Ministry - 7 Best Practices: Be, Know, Do

12/6/2019 in Category Education, Leadership, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice Five: Be, Know, Do - Start with the End in Mind

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.” –... More

Your First 2 Years in Youth Ministry - 7 Best Practices: Teamwork

11/22/2019 in Category Education, Leadership, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Practice Four: No Lone Rangers - Building Your Volunteer Team.

Who are your drivers?

I was a brand new youth pastor.  Full of... More

Why I Do What I Do: The Vision of CORE

11/19/2019 in Category City Life , CORE, Education, Leadership, Youth Ministry, Warren Mainard

By Warren Mainard, CORE & Youth Ministry Network Director

Dad, I feel alone when I am at school.  I don’t know any other Christians on my school campus.” I remember how startled I was when... More