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Simply Youth Ministry Conference Registration Giveaway! Tweet, Comment, or Like to Win!

I am excited to announce that last week my wife gave birth to our first son, (we have two girls). Because I am so excited about the new little guy, I have convinced my friends at Simply Youth Ministry to allow me to give away one registration to The Simply Youth Ministry Conference in Indianapolis, […]


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Simply Youth Ministry Conference – Early Bird Deadline Ends 10.31

Check out the 190+ hours of new training at SYMC 2013 (video below) Or register here to get in on the early bird discount!


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SYMC 2013 Promo Video

  Last weekend I attended The Simply Youth Ministry Conference. I came across their promo video for 2013 and thought I’d share it with you? Are you coming? (Click here to register) Phil <><


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Phil’s Top 5 SYMC Highlights

Last weekend, 3000 youth workers joined together in Louisville for The Simply Youth Ministry Conference. I have to say, I have been attending these conferences since they began, and this one was the best yet! Here is my top five list of highlights. Some are serious, and you will see that some are funny too: […]


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SYMC 2012 Highlight Reel

Today, I just got home from The Simply Youth Ministry Conference. In my opinion, this was their best conference yet. I’ll share some thoughts later in the week when I have caught up on sleep. For now, here is a “Highlight Reel” of the conference. Check it out:


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Leaving Ministry Without Losing Your Heart: Part 2

Myself, Darren, Leneita and John are at The Simply Youth Ministry Conference in Louisville, KY. This post is part two and is focused on a peer panel I am leading at SYMC. In my previous post I talked about the importance of learning certain lessons as we leave a ministry. In particular, it’s paramount that […]


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Leaving Ministry Without Losing Your Heart: Part 1

This weekend Leneita, John, Darren, and myself are at The Simply Youth Ministry Conference in Louisville, KY. Leneita, John and Darren are heading up a stack-load of workshops and peer panels. I will be leading a couple of peer panels too. One of the peer panels I am leading is, “How To Leave Ministry Without […]


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5 Reasons I am Looking Forward To The Simply Youth Ministry Conference

This weekend I join 3000 youth workers along with Darren Sutton, John Fix and Leneita Fix, (contributors here at youthworktalk). I am excited about this conference for many reasons, but here are a my top five: 1) It’s For Youth Workers, By Youth Workers: This conference is designed and implemented by in the trenches youth […]


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Going to SYMC 2012? Don’t Miss These Video Links!

If you are going to the Simply Youth Ministry Conference in March, you have got to check out these videos made by my good friend Matty McCage. Matty has scoped out all the good and essential places to go, see, and experience while you are in Louisville, KY. Take a look: Matty Files #1: Downtown […]


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Too Busy To Breathe?

Have you had those seasons in ministry and life where you just don’t seem to get a time to breathe? The last few months for me have felt that way. Between a constant barrage of family sickness, more ministry “emergencies” than normal, as well as over extending myself in some areas, it has been a […]


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