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Finding the missing words

November 27, 2013 by


We all have significant memories in our lives.  Memories of events, people, and words that help shape us.  We also have memories of things that didn’t happen that shape us in powerful ways also.  These are the types of things that weren’t present in our lives, but were painfully obvious. An example of that from […]

A Dashboard for Young Life Leaders

November 19, 2013 by


(Disclaimer: although most of L42day’s posts can be read with profit whether you are a part of the Young Life mission or not, today’s post is aimed specifically at those who are leading or supervising Young Life clubs.) Young Life leaders: Do the numbers at the left mean anything to you?  Can you make any […]

A Good Exhaustion

November 12, 2013 by


As we move through the fall season of ministry, there can be a vast array of feelings and thoughts that we experience. Jubilation.  Frustration.  Joy. Longing for Rest.  The pace from the start of school through Thanksgiving can really affect our hearts and minds.  It’s natural to get to a point of exhaustion and sense […]

Using all the clubs in your leadership bag

November 6, 2013 by


Conventional wisdom says that we are who we are and the type of personality and way that we lead cannot be improved much.  I’ve believed for years that I was basically an encourager and team builder but that conflict was something I avoided like the plague.  And while we have the personality that the Lord […]