After You Drop Them Off
A Parent's Guide to Student Ministry
Aug 16, 2005 | 240 Pages
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About After You Drop Them Off
More and more children and teenagers are becoming involved in church. They find that youth ministries are a safe place to make friends and have fun–and a wonderful way to find spiritual support and insight in a confusing world.
But if you’re a parent of a student in a youth ministry, you may have some questions:
·What actually goes on in group meetings?
·How trustworthy are the leaders?
·How can I be more informed, or more involved?
·What if I disagree with a leader?
·How can I support the leaders more effectively?
·How can I help make my student’s experience with church as powerful and positive as possible?
In After You Drop Them Off, youth leader and author Jeramy Clark provides trustworthy answers to your questions, along with practical suggestions, biblical support, and “real-life” parents’ comments and stories.
About Jeramy ClarkJeramy Clark (M.Div.) serves as pastor of high school ministries at Emmanuel Faith Community Church. His thirteen years of youth ministry experience have taught him invaluable lessons about working with families. He lives in Escondido, California, with his wife, Jerusha, and daughters Jocelyn and Jasmine. Together, Jeramy and Jerusha have written three books, including I Gave Dating a Chance.
About Jerusha ClarkJeramy and Jerusha Clark lead the student ministry at Tri-Lakes Chapel in Monument, Colorado, where Jeramy is associate pastor. He is also the author of the best-selling book, I Gave Dating a Chance. He formerly served as lead associate in the high school ministry at First Evangelical Free Church in Fullerton, California, where Jerusha also was a leader in student ministry. Jeramy is a graduate of Talbot Theological Seminary; Jerusha, of Rice University.
240 pages | Published by WaterBrook
On Sale Date: Aug 16, 2005
Trim Size: 5-1/2 x 8-1/4
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Having been involved in more than half a dozen different youth ministries in three regions of the country, I was interested to see what Jeremy and Jerusha Clark had to say about youth ministry in their book After You Drop Them Off. After decades of being a teen, becoming a volunteer in youth ministries and now as the parent of a teen, I have noticed a change over the years in teens and their parents. While some things have remained...