Hey everyone! We have some news regarding Band of Survivors 2018 that we would like to share. Unfortunately, due to low application rates we are unable to have Band of Survivors this summer. While we are sad about this, we are grateful that each person who was intending to do Band of Survivors will instead […]
“One of the most powerful things about therapy in general is validation.” That’s just one of the many powerful truths Dr. Karen Hurula shared with us at the Youth Leader Brunch on Mental Health & Youth Ministry this past Monday. The podcast from the event is now up on our podcast feed. Get ready to […]
On April 23, we dove into the heavy and gigantic topic of Mental Health & Youth Ministry. Our guest was Dr. Karen Hurula, and she gave an inspiring lecture about how youth leaders should care for students and their mental health journey from birth to adolescence.
We had a blast at Youth Councils 2018, and God moved so much throughout the weekend. To help you continue unpacking Youth Councils, we wanted to make a few things available for you here: PODCASTS Find each message from Megan Fate Marshman here, or stream them on your phone from Apple Podcasts, or wherever you […]
For Youth Councils 2018 we made 4 testimony videos of High School students sharing what it meant to them to bear fruit. Here they are for your viewing pleasure. YC 18: Vanessa from MetroProductions on Vimeo. YC 18: Nikki from MetroProductions on Vimeo. YC 18: Evan from MetroProductions on Vimeo. YC18: Christian from MetroProductions on Vimeo.
At Youth Councils 2018, we are focusing on one of the Territory’s Self-Denial projects: Soccer Fields in the Latin America North territory. They are building two ‘indoor’ (roof and turf) soccer fields that will allow them to rent out the space the generate enough income to run the various service programs they run. In Costa […]
Dear Friends, The application deadline for Band of Survivors Leaders and Interns was yesterday, March 12, and we did not hit our goal. We are very low on leader and intern applications this year, and will be extending the deadline for this to Monday, April 16. Our goal is to have 5 college age leaders, […]
On Friday, March 9, the Irving Park Corps hosted Prayer & Praise Night as Lt. Sam Nolan Jones preached about how COMFORT KILLS. She shared from Philippians 2:1-11, and talked about how Jesus gave up his comfort and privilege so that he could live among us. Check it out, and be sure to subscribe to […]
At the East Chicago Prayer & Praise Night on February 23, Melissa Bledsoe (Youth Pastor at the Harbor Light Corps) preached on being FORGIVEN. She took a look at the relationship between forgiving others, and being forgiven by God. We love to experience and talk about the forgiveness of God when it applies to us. […]
Hey guys! The Youth Department is making 20 full scholarships available for first time Regeneration delegates. In order to award a scholarship, Corps Officers need to submit the applicant’s name to us (before they register), along with a brief description as to why they feel this person should go. At the moment, we are imposing […]