youth discipleship blog

A Lesson in Relational Ministry

Several years ago, I found myself sitting in a gay bar, playing bingo with drag queens, shooting pool with gay men, and conversing with people I never thought I would ever have a conversation with. It was – initially – a very awkward experience. I don’t enjoy hanging...

Religious Education: What the heck were we thinking?

I have been working in youth ministry for nearly a decade. Over the course of my years in ministry, I have had countless interactions with people in charge of youth formation in parishes. Without fail, when I get into a conversation with a group of people regarding...