Being a Disciple Before Being a Leader

As a staff member for a small parish, I find myself making numerous decisions throughout the year for the youth group almost completely on my own. Simply put, the youth ministry department isn’t big enough for more than one person yet. So, between curriculum planning, conferences, logistics, and youth events, I am the person that my pastor has entrusted to call the shots and make the plans for all of these things. Even working with less than 50 teens, I find myself consistently stressed about the details, the little things that beg to be answered by me before a... Read More