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Liking to Be Liked

Consider this—‘we like to be liked, we hate to be hated, and at least, we like to be appreciated.’ These are the words of Pastor Paul Martin, one of his phrases that has stuck with me over years. 471 more words


Navigating Climatic Culture Shifts

Rain in dry northern Nevada is unusual, averaging about seven inches of precipitation a year. Lately we’ve had these crazy monsoonal rains. They come hard and fast, with hail, wind and pounding rain, and last about an hour. 872 more words

Spiritual Formation

From Moral Relativism To Reality Relativism

For the last few decades, our culture has warmly embraced moral relativism, where right and wrong are determined based on our feelings, and so there is nothing absolute. 782 more words

Total Control

4 Ways Youth Ministries Can Respond to the Current Culture Shift with Teens

I recently wrote a post where I describe some of the things that are standing out to me in relation to youth culture’s recent shift as evidenced by the apps and websites that they choose to use. 508 more words


A Disturbing Culture Shift: Popular Apps and Websites and What They Tell us About Today's Youth

I’ve noticed a disturbing trend and shift in the current teen culture. The point of awareness came to me when I was preparing and researching different apps that are currently popular with teens. 543 more words


#100wordbookreview An Ethic of Excellence by Ron Berger

A text which lives up to its name; a beautifully crafted narrative sharing an inspirational educators philosophy and principles.

As well as telling a personal heart warming tale of making education purposeful, personal and relevant this book shares how to apply these principles in your practice. 60 more words

Reinventing How We Work

The only way to build passion is to go out into the world and experience a lot of stuff.” – David Kelley, IDEO founder… 353 more words