Levi Fraser, Haircuts, and Building the team
In episode two of The Youth Quake Podcast Kait and AJ talk to Levi Fraser from the Evangelical Free Church of Lethbridge about the expanding roles of youth pastors in this season, the advantage of breaking into small groups for greater connection, and different tips for making the most of online resources. Kait and AJ also talk about what COVID season has done to their hair, and how they put together their YQ intern team.
Quote of the Episode: “I think Youth Workers have the best minds.”
Key Episode Times:
- 1:10 The conversation on home haircuts begins
- 3:20 AJ's Current Hair situation
- 5:30 Interview with Levi Fraser Begins
- 9:35 Levi Quote, "I think Youth Workers have the best minds…"
- 10:03 Levi shares his current hair situation<
- 10:42 Levi shares what ministry during Covid looks like for his group
- 11:45 Levi shares about their small group model
- 12:15 Levi talks about their churches subscription to Right Now Media
- 14:05 Levi talks about his groups experience with doing a zoom party
- 15:49 Levi shares some tips on using online resources like Right Now Media (Having a personal conversation guide and downloading the content you hope to use before hand)
- 17:33 Levi shares what he has already learnt over the past few weeks of Youth Ministry during Covid.
- 18:10 Levi talks about Planning Center Online and how to keep from letting youth fall through the cracks
- 19:37 Levi shares his favourite moment from YQ2020
- 22:15 Kait and AJ share more about YQ planning and where they are now
Levi’s group is currently using:
- Right Now Media subscription https://www.rightnowmedia.org
- Reckless Love Series with Bob Goff for his small group
- DownloadYouthMinsitry - online zoom games
- Jackbox Games with his small group
Levi’s tips for a better small group experience!
- Conversation Guide
Watch the episode ahead of time and create a conversation guide for your group to follow. Customizing this will help your group keep the conversation going. Only you will know what your group will want to talk about so don’t stay to close to what is provided.
- PCO - Planning Center Online
Keep better track of who’s attending and don’t let anyone fall through the cracks!
Levi's favourite Briercrest Video to date: https://www.instagram.com/p/B_TOoDRguAp/