Ministry Blog

Category: Youth Ministry

Join Us in Giving Life to the City

12/17/2020 in Category City Life , General Blog, Youth Ministry

We are continually inspired by the resilience demonstrated in the lives of our students. They are tough and they are resourceful. They are learning what it means to be fierce yet gentle. They... More

Youth Pastor of the Month - March 2020

3/19/2020 in Category General Blog, Youth Ministry

Josh Deshazer - Middle School Pastor at Westminster Chapel

When did you KNOW that Youth Ministry was a CALLING for your life? 
I remember at 9th grade Junior High camp thinking one day it... More

Praise Report: YFC Winter Camp 2020 ❄

3/6/2020 in Category Camp, City Life , Encouragement, General Blog, Staff, Mark Schmor, Youth Ministry

By Mark Schmor, Director of Engagement

Last weekend 90+ students and staff participated in our annual winter retreat at Black Diamond Camp at Rainier.  This group included students and staff... More

LOVE LIFE: Self-Care For The Care Giver - Staying Healthy for the Long Term

2/26/2020 in Category Education, Mental Health, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard and Mark Haug

In September of 2019, Jarrid Wilson, a young adult pastor at Harvest Christian Fellowship, a megachurch in California, and the founder of a mental health... More

LOVE LIFE: Caring For the Care-Giver - Paying the Toll of Caring for Students In Trauma

2/24/2020 in Category Education, General Blog, Mental Health, Staff, Warren Mainard, Youth Ministry

By Warren Mainard and Mark Haug

As Generation Z enters into our culture as the most stressed, anxious, lonely and fearful generation in US history, youth leaders and parents find the... More