I have the pleasure of speaking and teaching for youth events, youth worker gatherings, and every week to my ministry labratory known as my youth group. I have had the privilege to write for a number of websites and journals, and currently I am a contributor and curriculum writer for youth ministry360. I also have the opportunity to serve in my denomination on the speaker team and as a youth ministry network facilitator.
Despite our best efforts, we can't always spare children from hearing about or experiencing tragedy. Yet people who minister to kids can have a huge impact in helping children cope with trauma and grief.
BibleProject's Tim Mackie and Jon Collins say it's not surprising if people find the Bible hard to understand. "Most people," says Tim, "aren’t in the habit of reading ancient texts from across the planet from thousands of years ago, and that’s what the Bible is."