Trending This Week (Sept 5)

Jacob Eckeberger
September 4th, 2014

Every Friday we pull our favorite links from across the inter-webs. This week's trending links include thoughts about students becoming leaders, “doing time” in youth ministry, a really encouraging TED talk, ways to support your pastor, and plenty of fuel for your procrastination.

Blogs From YouthSpecialties.com This Week

The videos from our Sticky Faith Family Google Hangout with Kara Powell and Brad Griffin are live and easy to share with your team! – CLICK TO VIEW

Matt Larkin (@MattwLarkin) wrote a GREAT post for youth workers at smaller churches: “Embracing Where You Are At” – CLICK TO VIEW

Blogs From Other Great Youth Workers This Week

Jason Sansbury (@JasonSansbury) wrote a great post about students becoming leaders: “Somtimes a Lost Sheep Becomes the Shepherd” – CLICK TO VIEW

Amy Jacober (@AmyJacober) shared some firm words about a calling to youth ministry: “Did My Time as a Youth Pastor” – CLICK TO VIEW

Elle Campbell (@ellllllllllle) gave us all some encouragement by passing along a great TED talk: “Every Kid Needs a Champion” – CLICK TO VIEW

Mike Tucker (@FFTMike) tweeted out a list of ways youth workers can support their pastors: “Ten Free Ways to Appreciate Your Pastor… Without Making it Awkard” – CLICK TO VIEW 

Kara Powell (@KPowellFYI) wrote a great post that you can forward on to the parents of your students: “You Get What You Are” – CLICK TO VIEW

Fun Things To Fuel Your Procrastination

Run, Walter Run! – CLICK TO VIEW

Exiting a pick-up truck with some pizzazz – CLICK TO VIEW

Instructional videos for kids. This first one: “Changing the Toilet Paper” – CLICK TO VIEW 

A Dad pranks his son and it's glorious – CLICK TO VIEW

A “magic trick” that’s more annoying than magic – CLICK TO VIEW

Jacob Eckeberger

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