Episode 9: Longevity in YM w/ Jerry Elder

Episode 9: Longevity in Youth Ministry w/ Jerry Elder

Welcome to the I’m a YM podcast, a podcast by youth ministers, for youth ministers.

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  • If you hadn’t become a YM, what would you be?

  • What was youth ministry like when you first started?

  • What things have changed in YM?

  • What things haven’t changed in YM?

  • What is the secret to having a healthy marriage and be a YM?

  • What is the secret to raising a godly family and be a YM?

  • What is the secret to staying at a church for 30+ years?

  • If you could change one thing that you’ve done or haven’t done over the years, what would it be?

  • What advice would you give to guys who are starting at a new work after they’ve been at their previous work for 10+ years?

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Our next episode will air on Tuesday, July 1st. You can find the show at adventuresinministry.com/ympodcast or in iTunes

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