Trending This Week (Feb 6)

Jacob Eckeberger
February 5th, 2015

Every week we pull our favorite links from across the inter-webs. This week’s trending links include a state of the union for student ministry, thoughts from a struggling youth pastor, an app to help keep you in check, what one church learned from their first week on snapchat, and plenty of fuel for your procrastination.

Blogs From YouthSpecialties.com This Week

Kim McKee reminded us how we can prepare ourselves for the marathon of ministry – “Save Yourself First” – CLICK TO VIEW

Stephen Ingram talks about supporting parents in “The ‘Fixer’ Problem in Parenting” – CLICK TO VIEW

Mark Yaconelli shared a “Contemplative Approach to Staff Meetings” – CLICK TO VIEW

Blogs From Other Great Youth Workers This Week

Benjamin Kearns shared some great thoughts with his post: “A State of the Union for Student Ministry” – CLICK TO VIEW

Carl Jones passed along an anonymous guest post that sounds all too familiar for so many of us: “Thoughts From a Struggling Youth Pastor” – CLICK TO VIEW

Youth Ministry Media talked about a great new app Moment: “One App To Keep You In Check” – CLICK TO VIEW

Darrel Girardier shares his experience using snapchat for their church: “What I Learned From Our Church’s First Week on Snapchat” – CLICK TO VIEW

Scot McKnight wrote a compelling post about “Overcoming Juvenilization in the Church” – CLICK TO VIEW

Fun Things To Fuel Your Procrastination

Liam Neeson’s amazing Clash of the Titans commercial – CLICK TO VIEW

A time lapse of the entire set-up, performance, and tear-down of the Super Bowl Halftime show – CLICK TO VIEW


Dude Perfect: Super Bowl Edition – CLICK TO VIEW

Groundhog bites Wisconsin Mayor because… he’s a groundhog – CLICK TO VIEW

Jacob Eckeberger

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