Ministry Insights from Gettysburg

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Recently Tom and some of the New Life Staff went to Gettysburg for a Staff Retreat. From that time, today’s episode focuses on the 3 specific ministry insights Tom learned from the Battle of Gettysburg.

So, in today’s episode, Tom talks about:

  • Using new technologies for ministry
  • Being prepared for battle
  • Giving people you are ministering to a vision for more in their life.

There is so much to be learned about leadership and ministry from the Battle of Gettysburg. These are a few of them and Tom will have more in-depth insights later in the week at So, stay tuned for more insights.

What about you? What ministry lessons have you learned from Gettysburg or another military battle in the past? Share your experiences below or on social media using #ymsidekick so we can all learn from each other.

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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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