Today’s BIG news isn’t that a congressman tweeted pictures of his underwear or that Bentley was a jerk on The Bachelorette or even that Doug Fields has left Simply Youth Ministry behind and moved over to YS.
Today’s BIG news is that there’s a girl in my home town of Katy, TX, who is in a BAD way and headed down the wrong road. The BIG news is that a teenager in the LA area gave in and joined “the club”…and it ain’t the country club. The BIG news is that regular Joe’s and Jill’s leave work tired everyday, but still head to their church so they can hang out with teenagers. The BIG news is that youth workers EVERYWHERE are all too often dying “on the vine” desperate to connect again to “The Vine.”?
Now that’s BIG news. Let’s get over ourselves, our youth ministry careers, the latest youth ministry gossip? and get back to work, friends.? There are some kids who just might not make it otherwise.