For the Work

Jason and Rob host the newest Youth Ministry podcast today! Together they bring nearly 16 years of youth ministry experience to the table and counting! Mainly focusing heavily on youth ministry or anything to do with young people. Youth Pastors, leaders, parents, volunteers, college students, youth majors and more are encouraged to join us as we talk about youth ministry in relevant, helpful and positive ways. Jason and Rob take on questions from their listeners while also bringing to the table some of the best interviews of those working in youth ministry in some capacity. Don’t miss any episodes as they bring a new 40-50 minute segment each and every Friday! For the Work Youth Ministry Podcast!

Episode 61 - Spiritual Leadership in Youth Ministry (Part 2)


Listen in as we continue our 2 part series on Spiritual Leadership in Youth Ministry. In this specific episode we continue our discussion on ways in which we can lead spiritually in and amongst stu...
May-19-2017

Episode 60 - Spiritual Leadership in Youth Ministry (Part 1)


Listen in as Rob and Jason talk about how to be the spiritual leader in youth ministry. Today we see so much youth ministry being done in a haphazard way without any regard to the need for spiritua...
May-12-2017

Episode 59 - REPLAY! A Conversation with Aaron Burden.


This week we wanted to REPLAY one of our most popular episodes at For the Work Youth Ministry Podcast. This conversation with Aaron Burden will most definitely be a help to you as you minister to t...
Apr-28-2017

Episode 58 - A Conversation with Chris Gardner.


This week Rob and Jason had an awesome time with Chris Gardner on the podcast. Listen in as they talk about some unique situations in which youth pastors may find themselves. Chris has a story that...
Apr-07-2017

Episode 57 - A Conversation with Pastor Steve Miller


What a conversation! Listen in as Rob and Jason had the awesome privilege of talking with Pastor Steve Miller from Southern Hills Baptist Church in Las Vegas, NV! Steve is the Youth Pastor at South...
Mar-31-2017

Episode 56 - Ministering to Disruptive Teens (Part 2)


Listen in as Rob and Jason continue there discussion on ministering to disruptive teens. This week they talk about how to deal with teens on a more personal level. Listen in!
Mar-24-2017

Episode 55 - Ministering to Disruptive Teens (Part 1)


In this Episode Rob and Jason tackle the topic of ministering to disruptive teens. In this first part episode they cover the details of ministering to them in the public arena. In the upcoming epis...
Mar-17-2017

Episode 54 - A Conversation with Evangelist Byron Foxx


Listen in as Rob and Jason have the privilege of interviewing Evangelist Byron Foxx. Their conversation covers topics such as youth and revival, along with some of the exiting things the Lord is do...
Mar-03-2017

Episode 53 - A Conversation with Rand Hummel (Topic: Tackling Pornography)


This is the episode we have been waiting for and it was definitely worth the wait! In this episode we tackle the topic of PORN! Listen in as Rob and Jason talk with The Wilds of New England Directo...
Feb-24-2017

Episode 52 - A Conversation with Jay Munoz Jr. (From the Dominican Republic)


This week Rob had the privilege of having a conversation with Jay Munoz, a pastor's kid from the Dominican Republic. Listen in as they converse about the ministry in the DR and what it is like to s...
Feb-11-2017

Episode 51 - Follow Up Ideas in Youth Ministry


Rob and Jason talk about the importance of making initial connections with young people before the follow process begins. Listen in as they lay out their burden for young people in taking every opp...
Feb-03-2017

Episode 50 - A Conversation with Reggie Williams


This week Rob and Jason have the privilege of talking with Reggie Williams, Assistant Pastor at Lancaster Baptist Church in Lancaster, CA. The audio quality was a little rough but the content is gr...
Jan-27-2017

Episode 49 - Funny Stories on the Youth Ministry Front


Listen in as Rob and Jason talk about some of the stories from their youth ministry experience over the years. If you are looking for a quick laugh then listen now!
Jan-20-2017

Episode 48 - A Conversation with Joe Miller


In this episode Rob and Jason had the privilege of talking with Pastor Joe Miller from Saving Grace Baptist Church in Fonda, NY. Joe Miller has been in youth ministry for over 10 years and also had...
Jan-13-2017

Episode 47 - Mentoring Teens in Youth Ministry


Listen in today as Rob and Jason talk about mentoring teens in youth ministry. What a privilege it is to come along side of young people and parents and help them spiritually through Christian infl...
Jan-06-2017

Episode 46 - Truths & Lies about Youth Ministry


Listen in this week as Rob and Jason talk about some common truths and even common misconceptions that we have when first entering into youth ministry. When first entering into youth ministry we co...
Dec-30-2016

Episode 45 - Running Events in Youth Ministry


In this episode Rob and Jason tackle the basics of running any youth event. In the last episode they talked about planning a youth event or activity. Listen in as they continue the discussion with ...
Dec-16-2016

Episode 44 - Planning Events in Youth Ministry


Listen in as Rob and Jason give the ABC's of Planning a youth event, or any event for that matter. In this episode they give three simple points in the planning stages of a youth event. The points ...
Dec-09-2016

Episode 43 - Making Changes in your Student Ministry


In this episode Rob and Jason talk about the reality of change. Change is something that is a reality for all those in ministry. It is the inevitable reality. Listen in as they talk about how to ma...
Dec-02-2016

Episode 42 - THE WONDER BALL Episode


Hope it was an awesome Thanksgiving Week! In this episode Rob gives a quick idea for the upcoming Christmas party with your teens or family! Listen in! LINKS: for You Tube Video: https://www.yo...
Nov-25-2016

Episode 41 - Things we love about Youth Ministry


Listen in as Rob and Jason talk about some of the things that they love about being in youth ministry today! Maybe you can relate? Listen in and see if there are some things you can say amen to!
Nov-18-2016

Episode 39 - Practical Tips for Parenting Teens (Part 1)


In this episode Rob and Jason discuss some practical ways in which parents can minister to their own teens. This is part 1 of a two part episode, listen in as they try and help parents engage their...
Nov-04-2016

Episode 38 - Instilling a Passion for God in your Young People


In this episode Rob and Jason talk about how to instill a passion for God in your young people. What can we do today that will help our young people have a heart for God in loving, serving and livi...
Oct-28-2016

Episode 37 - Interview with Dr. Carl Herbster


In this episode Rob and Jason have the privilege of interviewing Dr. Carl Herbster. He has served as a Christian school specialist and was president of the American Association of Christian Schools...
Oct-14-2016