As youth workers, our entire lives are wrapped up in connecting with students and helping them connect to Jesus. We spend countless hours doing contact work, developing compelling youth groups, and planning special trips and camps. And the worst part is that parents just don’t understand!
How many times have we had conversations with parents who just don’t seem to get the importance of what we are doing. It is us who are standing in the gap, who are the last line of defense in the faith development of their children. They don’t help their kids show up at youth group or our special events. They seem to think sports, school, and family vacations are more important than youth group. How do they not realize how important our programs are?Read More