Youth Ministry Collective Podcast

Wisdom from the field, for the field.

Who Is the Holy Spirit?


The Holy Spirit is the means by which we experience the power and presence of the Father and the reality of Jesus, here and now.

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Aug-20-2019

The Missing Link in the Christian Faith Today


This is the missing link in the Christian faith today: continuing in the grace of God.

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Aug-20-2019

A Biblically Faithful Framework for Sharing the Gospel


We preachers must remember the power is in the gospel, not in all of our well-intended long winded preaching.

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Aug-19-2019

God, the Mighty Fortress: Psalm 48


Psalm 48 points us away from the earthly temple to God himself, the ultimate citadel of strength and protection.

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Aug-18-2019

Is the Bible Relevant for My Life? It’s the Wrong Question


We must cease trying to get the Bible to live in our categories and begin to move ourselves into the category of the Bible.

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Aug-17-2019

What Are the Mighty Works of God’s Kingdom? (A Study in the Gospel of Matthew with Ben Witherington)


Jesus’ miracles are visible signs that God’s saving reign was truly breaking into history in the ministry of Jesus.

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Aug-16-2019

Forcing My Way vs. Finding the Way of the Holy Spirit


We often develop strategies, objectives, plans, outcomes, and metrics to replace our trust in the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

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Aug-16-2019

The Apostle Paul as Gandalf the Great


False prophets make good strategists: They start with the leadership, because influenced and compromised leaders can cripple communities.

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Aug-15-2019

What to Do When the Holy Spirit Gives You an Assignment (i.e. a Mission from God)


The most typical pattern of Holy Spirit-commissioning is to simply "send people on their way" and to give direction along the journey.

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Aug-14-2019

Why Living Life “On Call” Is Better Than Being “Called” into Ministry


Nothing quenches the Holy Spirit more and self-disqualifies a person from the game like the categories of "called to ministry," and "just a layperson."

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Aug-13-2019