It seems I am in good company. In my inbox today was the monthly E-Journal from Fuller Seminary’s Center for Youth and Family Ministry (All youth ministers should subscribe to this and actually read it). One of this month’s articles is “Why Ecclesiology? Imagining a New Theology of Youth Ministry for the Church”. A quote:
Getting to the point, the way we think about church profoundly shapes the way we do youth ministry… We each hold a particular view of “church” that permeates our lives and ministries, with each view creating particular questions, opportunities and challenges.