Friends of Time: Youth Ministry and the Clock

Youth workers come in all shapes and sizes, but they tend to have at least this one thing in common: they are busy!

Youth workers are some of the busiest people on the planet, trying all the time to navigate the busy schedules of young people while also maintaining their regular scheduled programming and, in many cases, their full-time “side” jobs. When it comes to time, there’s just never enough of it. In fact, one of the most effective marketing strategies for youth ministry resources is to sell time–“Think about all the time you can save if you buy our product!” Our relationship to time has hardly been what you would call a friendship... [Read More]

This article was originally published on the Progressive Youth Ministry Blog on December 22, 2016