Monthly Archives: February 2010

Confessions of (an Old) Youth Minister

This article posted at http://sundayresources.net/neil/2010/02/18/confessions-of-a-youth-minister/ I’ve been leading youth groups in one way or another for over 30 years. Started when I was 17 helping out with the Jr. High group in my church. For many years, I thought I … Continue reading

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The Sad Effect Leaving Had on My Kids

This is a follow-up post to my “Why I Left My Last Church” post in this “Neil on the Lam” topic. I offer it in the spirit of “don’t let this happen to you, -or to families in your church.” … Continue reading

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Reinforcing People’s Memories in Preaching

Background:  For many years now, I’ve been an avid follower of the ongoing research into how the brain works, and how our memory works.  As a teacher, minister and software developer, I’m interested in how our students and listeners can best … Continue reading

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Free Anti Virus Software: My experience

Occasionally someone will ask me, “What anti-virus software do you recommend?” And they are surprised when I tell them, “Get the FREE  anti-virus from AVG.”  It’s made  by Grisoft, a very good anti-virus developer, and millions of people use it.  www.free.avg.com … Continue reading

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