Confessions of an Average Youth Minister Day 4: It’s Sunday!

Confessions of an Average Youth Minister Day 4: It’s Sunday!

vlogs, Youth Pastoring
It's Sunday! Sundays are long days, but they are also great days. Always great to be back at church with others to worship and learn. This week was a crazy one for me. I had to play guitar as an accompanist (which always makes me nervous), teach Sunday school, lead Kid's Worship, and then teach youth on Sunday night. On top of that there was almost a riot from lack of donuts. It was a good day. Check it out!
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Average Youth Minister Vlog Day 2

Average Youth Minister Vlog Day 2

vlogs, Youth Pastoring
So I am trying this vlogging thing. It is mostly because I got a new camera and one of the people that I watch on YouTube said a good way to learn the setting was to just record yourself during the day while you learned how things worked. It is also because I think that I can start a conversation between small church youth pastors. I have to say that I figured some stuff out on my first day so this went a little smoother. I am still taking like 2 hours to edit all of this stuff together so it just isn't feasible on a daily basis. I will have to get into some sort of 3 day a week rhythm or something similar. With all that said, Day…
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How I prep a Youth Talk (Vlog 1)

How I prep a Youth Talk (Vlog 1)

vlogs, Youth Lessons, Youth Pastoring
So I got a new camera and a computer that is actually able to edit the footage from said camera so I am trying to spend some time making a daily log of what I do. These first few vlogs will be just sort of how I work and what my order of things looks like. Then I hope to transition into thoughts about youth pastoring and life as a dual youth/children's minister in a small church. My reason behind this is that I think there are lots of big church people talking about their process and how things work in their church, but for the average size 200 person or less church there is less dialog about the day to day life of a youth pastor who is also…
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