If you haven’t said it yourself, then you’ve probably overheard someone say it in your presence. It’s usually said in a cranky tone and followed by the phrase “when I was a kid.” Sure, the world has changed a lot in the past several decades, but the reality is that kids these days have a whole lot going for them too.
When you volunteered to be a small group leader for a group of teenage guys, you had no idea what a brave move that really would be. I’ve rounded up a few examples (but please, add more!) that might indicate that you are one of those brave SGLs. You Might be a...read more
Middle school is a unique time in the life of a student. It’s also a unique time in the life of their small group leader. You Might be a Middle School SGL if… Getting to question three on your Small Group Leader Guide is a huge win on any given Sunday. You’ve...read more
“Kids these days.” If you haven’t said it yourself, then you’ve probably overheard someone say it in your presence. It’s usually said in a cranky tone and followed by the phrase “when I was a kid.” Sure, the world has changed a lot in the past several decades, but the...read more
Her name is Shelby. She’s tall and thin, and her face is covered in freckles. Like most other 5th grade girls, she’s reached the point where she won’t allow her mother do her hair for her anymore. She doesn’t really style it either, though, so it hangs from her head...read more
I see you nursery volunteer. I see you reassuring the first time mom that her sweet baby boy will be safe and loved on until she returns. I see you comforting the crying baby with her favorite hold as you gently rock her back and forth. I see you changing yet another...read more