Zach & Ryan are in rare form, and its because Elle Campbell, Co-Found of Stuff You Can Use, has jumped in the third chair! There are many a shenanigan to be had, some tips for those creating a first time youth ministry, and a description of GROW, Elle and Kenny's new immersive curriculum. Don't miss this ep!
0:00 to 13:54
- Pray for Texas and all those affected by Hurricane Harvey.
- 2 minutes in and Ryan felt it appropriate to quote Taylor Swift.
- Welcome Elle Campbell!
- Did we really have to bleep an episode…twice…in the intro…
- Until we give away meaningful ministry to volunteers, we will continue to limit the kingdom.
- Elle lost a finger, but don’t worry it’s growing back.
13:55 to 22:12
- How to create a new youth group from scratch.
- Have a blast with it, enjoy the process!
- Start with what you have.
- Prepare for the ministry to get bigger.
- Help connect kids with more Godly adults.
- Be disciplined with your time.
- Remember to know your “Why”
Main Segment: Elle Campbell
22:13: to 45:43
- Taylor Swift’s new single: Look What You Made Me Do – Ryan is thrilled.
- STD’s grow…thanks Ryan.
- Discipleship: it’s beyond teaching.
- Be strategic with weekly programming.
- Have an event strategy.
- Don’t forget about parents and volunteers.
- Check out growcurriculum.org/meeting for more info on the strategy!
- Check out Elle’s weekly Facebook Live videos. Search Stuff You Can Use: A Youth Ministry Community!
- Find Elle: @stuffyoucanuse /// twitter: @ellllllllllle Instagram: @elllllllllllllllllle
- Elle is horrible at marketing.