But selfishly speaking, what I learned to love about Camp the most is something I get out of Camp: the time spent with other youth leaders.
As you can only imagine, there are several reasons to make the trip to Israel. Here are just a few...
I want to clearly define my mission and trust God to open doors for me.
Traditionally, preaching has been a one person monologue delivered from the front of the room to a room of observers. What happens when the audience begins to expect a more immersive experience?
The only way to communicate the truth of the unknown is through the known-metaphor.
Because it wasn't the stories alone that made the parables so powerful. It was the combination of story, image, and metaphor. Jesus preached with a SIM card.
And not only are our brains hard-wired for story, but they are re-wired by powerful stories.
Danielle shares four more steps for learning to share your husband with teenagers.
When you get to put personalities, testimonies, and God moments behind the names and faces, it reminds you that it's worth it.
There's a difference between, "Let's eat grandpa" and "Let's eat, grandpa." Context is everything.