My Move To Hashtag Hope

On January 1, 2022, for the first time in 10 years, I will reduce my hours with Youth Unlimited / Youth for Christ. For most YFC staff, a reduction in hours is usually due to a lack of personal fundraising dollars; the reduction is set to keep a staff’s account from going into the negative.Continue reading “My Move To Hashtag Hope”

Appalled & Ashamed: Black Lives Matter, Trumpian Evangelicalism, & the Abomination of Desolation

I can’t even begin to explain the horrendous mix of emotions I felt this morning when I woke up and saw the news: President Trump, standing in front of St. John’s Church in Washington D.C., holding up a Bible, surrounded by riot police and soldiers, deaf to the cries of protestors all around him, silentContinue reading “Appalled & Ashamed: Black Lives Matter, Trumpian Evangelicalism, & the Abomination of Desolation”

09 – Tim Coles: Professional Athletes, Chaplaincy, and the Humbolt Bus Tragedy

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast!
What are the unique challenges of ministering to professional athletes? What does it mean to be an OHL hockey chaplain? And how do we guide people through tragedy? With Tim Coles!  

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod: http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
Hockey Ministries International: http://www.hockeyministries.org 
Youth For Christ Canada: http://www.yfccanada.org 

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Amazon’s Alexa.

08 – Roy Verbeek & Graffiti Ministry

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast!
What does graffit ministry look like? How do I share my journey with teenagers? What helps connect community youth into a local church? With Roy Verbeek! 

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod: http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
Paint With Purpose:
http://www.facebook.com/paintwithpurposePWP

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Amazon’s Alexa.

07 – Jon Binder & Leaving Youth Ministry

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast!
What do you do when you feel called OUT of youth ministry? What do you do when your passion drifts? How do we leave something without losing our identity? With Jon Binder! 

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod: http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
Promise Church (Bradford, ON):
http://www.promisechurch.ca

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Amazon’s Alexa.

06 – Jeremy Brydges & the Value of Sabbatical

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast! 
How do I take a sabbatical? Is it more than just a vacation? Why is taking a break important? With Jeremy Brydges! 

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod: http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
Jeremy on Twitter: @HYFCJeremy
On the web: http://www.highlandsyfc.com

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Amazon’s Alexa.

05 – Rob Kropf & Mentoring In the Church

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast!
How do we mentor teenagers? How do I survive in this church? What happens when you fill the baptismal tank with Jello? With Rob Kropf!

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod: http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
More resources from the PAOC: http://www.youthministry.ca

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Alexa.

04 – Paul Robertson & Surviving Youth Ministry

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast! Who is the iGen generation? How do I stick it out for life in youth ministry? What’s the right way to engage with our current culture? And more! With Paul Robertson!

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod!
http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
Paul Robertson: http://www.paulrobertson.ca

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Alexa.

03 – Chantal Audet & Building Authentic Community

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast! What does female leadership look like in the church? Why is intergenerational ministry important? How do we talk about sexuality in churches? Is youth ministry really the same all around the world? With Chantal Audet!

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod!
http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
Dare Daughters: http://www.daredaughters.wordpress.com

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Alexa.

02 – Greg Whitfield & Why You Shouldn’t Just Be Who You Are

It’s a Canadian Youth Ministry Podcast! Why is the advice, “Just be who you are,” so bad? How do we encourage youth to do hard things? What does it look like to be full of truth and grace? With Greg Whitfield!

CONTACT:
Email me: podcast@strombomb.com
Find out more: http://www.strombomb.com/podcast
Support the Pod: http://www.strombomb.com/donate

SHOW NOTES:
Catalytic Converters: http://www.yfccatalyticconverters.ca
Cambridge YFC: http://www.yfccambridge.com
Kitchener YFC: http://www.yfckitchener.com

New episode every two weeks. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, SoundCloud, and Alexa.