Chowtime – 6/15

Here are some things you can take a bit out of…

Stat to Chew on…41% of leadership development programs are not aligned with their organization’s strategy. (Thanks

Quote to Digest…“I always worry about my players, always. One thing you never want to forget is—they’re human beings.” —New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi 

Student Ministry Blogs to bite into

  • Are you single in Youth Ministry?  Josh Griffin has some good thoughts to chew on.
  • Here’s Michael Bayne’s list of how he’s striving to improve.  What’s your list?
  • Nick Farr over at shares about why it’s important to incorporate a Fun Day into your Mission Trip
  • Looking for a good game with Gummy Bears?  Student Ministry Games has an idea

Are there other stats, quotes or blogs you read this week that stand out?  Post them below.

Tom Pounder

A father of 4, Tom is the Online Campus Pastor as well as Social Media Director at New Life Christian Church in Chantilly, VA. He blogs, vlogs, periscopes and podcasts regularly about student and online ministry stuff. Check out his work at and on iTunes (search YMSidekick).

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