Voices of the Phase Project :: Brooklyn Lindsey
Every middle schooler needs someone to affirm their personal journey. Maybe that’s why after 16 years in middle school ministry affirmation is part of Brooklyn’s second nature. Even if she wasn’t an expert on the mind and world of adolescence, even if she wasn’t a skilled communicator, even if she didn’t have a passion for connecting teens to consistent service opportunities, we might keep Brooklyn on speed dial just because.
Here’s what Brooklyn Lindsey had to say when we asked her…
In Times Of Crisis: Create Space For Grace
Have you ever felt stunned when a child or teenager shares something shocking?
Have you ever witnessed a crisis happening and wondered what to do?
Have you ever watched a student leave your church knowing the fears that wait for them at home or at school?
Have you ever been invited to know more about a kid’s inner battle but haven’t been sure what to say?
If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you’re probably a parent, a youth leader, or…
4 Ways To Help A Kid Through A Crisis
Crisis is a moment that can affect many moments.
It can be a loss. It can be a change.
It can be a shift or an imbalance that rocks reality.
You can’t predict or prescript a crisis, but you can help kids navigate through them. Here are four ways to do just that.
1. Create a connection.
It’s easy to feel like there aren’t enough hours in the day with the families we minister to. But don’t let the…
Kids In Crisis
This video is part of the e-single Crisis Through the Phases by Brooklyn Lindsey. Get this entire e-single for free with a subscription to GoWeekly – a library of resources for church leaders. Learn more about GoWeekly at goweekly.com.
Read more from Brooklyn Lindsey about kids in crisis here.
Get Extra Credit At OC16
One of the reasons people most love attending The Orange Conference each year is the breakouts. Even though they are at the event with their family ministry teams, breakouts give them the opportunity to dive deeper into their specific area of ministry or interest. And on Thursday, April 28, everyone will be able to attend four breakouts as part of the main conference. But if you’d like additional sessions to further your in-depth learning, you might consider these…