Chowtime – 1/11

The New Year is upon us and despite the Polar Vortex, coldness has swept most of the country.  Winter is here for sure.  So bundle up, grab some chow and chew on some of these things that you may have missed from last week:

Stat to Chew on…61% of all teenagers say they bond with friends and family members through shopping (Thanks Stage of Life)

Quote to Digest“We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers – but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change.” – Katharine Hepburn, Me: Stories of My Life

Student Ministry Blogs to bite into

Are there other stats, quotes or blogs that you chewed on this week?  If so, share them so we can learn and benefit from each other.

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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