Archive for April, 2010

New Millennial Study

Here is USA today taking note of the study on Millennials.  Gotta read it!

Top 10 Ways to Use Social Media

The top 10 MUST ways to use your social media: 1.  Be prepared to alter and adjust with those who follow you.  Everything (well, almost everything) is changing….don’t resist what you cannot stop.  Be prepared to change what you are doing and how you are offering it.  Don’t be a a Pinto or Pacer….sorry, you […]

Thoughts on Transitioning Students In Life

Last week at College Metro 2010 Louisville, Dr Timothy Paul Jones presented at a seminar on transitioning students from High School to Adulthood.  He shared 5 transitional thoughts that every church should consider.  Here they are: 1.   Re-Present Christian maturity as a desireable goal. 2.   Re-Envision teenage years as a Period of Preparation for maturity. 3.   […]

Why You CAN Find Time For Social Media

Michael Hyatt, CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers – the largest Christian publishing company in the world and the 7th largest trade book publishing company in the U.S., uses social media like we drink coffee or water.  He swims in it and you can and should too.  See his April 23, 2010 article at A MUST read.  If […]

Four Ways To Discern God’s Will

Contrary to public opinion, I don’t think it takes a brain surgeon to discern God’s will for your life.  Too often you hear of people who are”struggling” or at wits end with this issue.  Well, here are four things you can use, within the framework of prayer, to discern God’s will for your everyday life and future: […]

College Enrollment Upward

39.6% of all young adults ages 18 to 24 were enrolled in either a two- or four-year college in October 2008. College Enrollment Hits All-Time High, Fueled by Community College Surge Pew Social Trends

Social Media: Advancing or Destroying You

In social media, “if you think it’s not going to spread, that’s when it gets bigger,” said Scott Hoffman, the chief marketing officer of the social-media marketing firm Lotame.

Reconsidering Life Stages

Leave a Comment about how your church handles this:  Last Friday,  Dr Timothy Paul Jones of SBTS spoke at College Metro on transitioning church youth from HS to college.  He made some great points!  Here is the first set of observations about how churches (unwittingly) may be viewing  their ministry to the various life stages. 1.  Churches […]

The Cubs

I am a NY Yankees fan.  Right now you are thinking one of two things.  I hate this guy or ‘boy do I like him’!   For that reason, whenever I travel to a city, other than NYC, I wear a Cubbie baseball hat.  No one hates the Cubs…they just feel sympathy for them. While wearing […]

Twitter Cheaters

Have you ever wondered how some Twitter users get so many followers!  Well I have the answer for you.  My UT-Dallas nephew  tells us how they do it at