For The Work Ministry Podcast

For The Work Ministry Podcast

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Rob and Jason are now in their 2nd Season on For the Work Ministry Podcast. There is much to cover as they switch from solely youth ministry topics to ministry today overall! Every other Friday a NEW EPISODE will be posted for you to listen to! Topics …


Final Episode - 78 / With Rob and Jason
Jun 6, 2018 • 28 min
A Conclusion of the For the Work Podcast.
77 - Season 2 / Getting started in Church Planting / Pastor Mark Irmler
Feb 16, 2018 • 69 min
A Conversation with Pastor Irmler on the topic of Church Planting.
76 - Season 2 / Ministering in the Northeast / With Pastor Cary Schmidt
Feb 2, 2018 • 52 min
Ministering in the Northeast.
75 - Season 2 / Itinerant Ministry with Evangelist Micah Self
Jan 19, 2018 • 56 min
A Conversation on Itinerant Ministry
74 - Season 2 / A Conversation with Bryan Ries / The Ministry of Deputation
Jan 5, 2018 • 65 min
A Conversation on the Ministry of Deputation
73 - Season 2 / A Conversation with Pastor Philip Rizzo / Church Planting in the Northeast
Dec 1, 2017 • 44 min
A Conversation on Church Planting in the Northeast.
72 - Season 2 / A Conversation with Pastor Sean Teis
Nov 17, 2017 • 38 min
A Conversation with Pastor Sean Teis on ministry to the fatherless
71 - Season 2 / Biblical Counseling in Pastoral Ministry
Nov 3, 2017 • 33 min
A Conversation with Pastor Steve Harness on Biblical Counseling
70 - Season 2 / 10 Habits of a Successful Assistant Pastor.
Oct 20, 2017 • 48 min
10 Habits of a Successful Assistant Pastor.
69 - Season 2 / REPLAY A Conversation with Dr. Carl Herbster
Oct 6, 2017 • 26 min
A Refreshing Conversation with Dr. Carl Herbster on Ministry Today.
68 - Season 2 / A Conversation with Evangelist Dave Young
Sep 22, 2017 • 56 min
Evangelism today, evangelist, church, ministry, God, Bible, Jesus, family, marriage, mobile porn, broken society, podcast, dangers, love, struggle
67 - Season 2 / A Conversation with Pastor Will Cover
Sep 8, 2017 • 52 min
If you have been watching the news anytime recently you have seen the devastation that Hurricane Harvey has created in Houston, Texas. Pastor Will Cover is the church planter of Arise Baptist Church in Houston. Through this conversation, Rob and Jason…
66 - The Season 1 Finale
Jul 7, 2017 • 27 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason express their gratitude towards all their listeners. They also share some exciting news about For the Work Podcast in the coming days ahead. Episode 66 is the Season 1 Finale!
65 - A Conversation with Adrian Burden.
Jun 23, 2017 • 40 min
This week Rob and Jason have the privilege of talking with Evangelist Adrian Burden. Listen in as they discuss youth ministry from an Evangelists perspective. Adrian has a burden for both the ministry of the aspiring evangelist as well as youth ministry…
64 - A Conversation with Earl Sides. (Longevity in Youth Ministry)
Jun 9, 2017 • 60 min
In this episode Rob and Jason had the awesome privilege of talking with Earl Sides from Worth Baptist Temple. Earl has over 30 years of youth ministry experience and has most certainly been a voice for longevity in student ministry today! Listen in as t…
63 - A Conversation with Travis Phillips. (Bi-Vocational Ministry)
Jun 2, 2017 • 70 min
This week Jason and Rob had the privilege of talking with Travis Phillips. This conversation is about ministering in a full time capacity while also being bi-vocational. If you are a bi-vocational youth worker then this episode will be an encouragement …
62 - A Conversation with Bryan Hartley. (Family in Ministry)
May 26, 2017 • 67 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason had the privilege of talking with Bryan Hartley. Bryan is a friend in the ministry and was able to sit down and talk about keeping family as the priority when in Youth Ministry. This is a conversation that you do not want to…
61 - Spiritual Leadership in Youth Ministry (Part 2)
May 19, 2017 • 43 min
Listen in as we continue our 2 part series on Spiritual Leadership in Youth Ministry. In this specific episode we continue our discussion on ways in which we can lead spiritually in and amongst students and parents. Providing the example in public is…
60 - Spiritual Leadership in Youth Ministry (Part 1)
May 12, 2017 • 41 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason talk about how to be the spiritual leader in youth ministry. Today we see so much youth ministry being done in a haphazard way without any regard to the need for spiritual leaders even in youth ministry. Listen in as Rob and…
59 - REPLAY! A Conversation with Aaron Burden.
Apr 28, 2017 • 48 min
This week we wanted to REPLAY one of our most popular episodes at For the Work Youth Ministry Podcast. This conversation with Aaron Burden will most definitely be a help to you as you minister to the young people that God has called you to minister to….
58 - A Conversation with Chris Gardner.
Apr 7, 2017 • 21 min
This week Rob and Jason had an awesome time with Chris Gardner on the podcast. Listen in as they talk about some unique situations in which youth pastors may find themselves. Chris has a story that is unique as the Lord was using him in full-time youth …
57 - A Conversation with Pastor Steve Miller
Mar 31, 2017 • 48 min
What a conversation! Listen in as Rob and Jason had the awesome privilege of talking with Pastor Steve Miller from Southern Hills Baptist Church in Las Vegas, NV! Steve is the Youth Pastor at Southern Hills serving underneath the leadership of Lead…
56 - Ministering to Disruptive Teens (Part 2)
Mar 24, 2017 • 23 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason continue there discussion on ministering to disruptive teens. This week they talk about how to deal with teens on a more personal level. Listen in!
55 - Ministering to Disruptive Teens (Part 1)
Mar 17, 2017 • 43 min
In this Episode Rob and Jason tackle the topic of ministering to disruptive teens. In this first part episode they cover the details of ministering to them in the public arena. In the upcoming episode they talk about how to do one on one ministering to…
54 - A Conversation with Evangelist Byron Foxx
Mar 3, 2017 • 33 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason have the privilege of interviewing Evangelist Byron Foxx. Their conversation covers topics such as youth and revival, along with some of the exiting things the Lord is doing today in and amongst young people. Brother Byron…
53 - A Conversation with Rand Hummel (Topic: Tackling Pornography)
Feb 24, 2017 • 48 min
This is the episode we have been waiting for and it was definitely worth the wait! In this episode we tackle the topic of PORN! Listen in as Rob and Jason talk with The Wilds of New England Director; Rand Hummel. If you know someone is struggling with…
52 - A Conversation with Jay Munoz Jr. (From the Dominican Republic)
Feb 11, 2017 • 17 min
This week Rob had the privilege of having a conversation with Jay Munoz, a pastor’s kid from the Dominican Republic. Listen in as they converse about the ministry in the DR and what it is like to serve the Lord underneath his father. A great…
51 - Follow Up Ideas in Youth Ministry
Feb 3, 2017 • 41 min
Rob and Jason talk about the importance of making initial connections with young people before the follow process begins. Listen in as they lay out their burden for young people in taking every opportunity to follow up with the young people that visit…
50 - A Conversation with Reggie Williams
Jan 27, 2017 • 33 min
This week Rob and Jason have the privilege of talking with Reggie Williams, Assistant Pastor at Lancaster Baptist Church in Lancaster, CA. The audio quality was a little rough but the content is great as they talk about reaching young families for Chris…
49 - Funny Stories on the Youth Ministry Front
Jan 20, 2017 • 28 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason talk about some of the stories from their youth ministry experience over the years. If you are looking for a quick laugh then listen now!
48 - A Conversation with Joe Miller
Jan 13, 2017 • 45 min
In this episode Rob and Jason had the privilege of talking with Pastor Joe Miller from Saving Grace Baptist Church in Fonda, NY. Joe Miller has been in youth ministry for over 10 years and also had some time in the pastorate as well. Listen in as they…
47 - Mentoring Teens in Youth Ministry
Jan 6, 2017 • 27 min
Listen in today as Rob and Jason talk about mentoring teens in youth ministry. What a privilege it is to come along side of young people and parents and help them spiritually through Christian influence. Listen in as they talk about ways in which we can…
46 - Truths & Lies about Youth Ministry
Dec 30, 2016 • 42 min
Listen in this week as Rob and Jason talk about some common truths and even common misconceptions that we have when first entering into youth ministry. When first entering into youth ministry we commonly have an idea that youth ministry is all about…
45 - Running Events in Youth Ministry
Dec 16, 2016 • 23 min
In this episode Rob and Jason tackle the basics of running any youth event. In the last episode they talked about planning a youth event or activity. Listen in as they continue the discussion with more emphasis on actually holding and running any event.
44 - Planning Events in Youth Ministry
Dec 9, 2016 • 41 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason give the ABC’s of Planning a youth event, or any event for that matter. In this episode they give three simple points in the planning stages of a youth event. The points mentioned are simple and practical and are sure to help…
43 - Making Changes in your Student Ministry
Dec 2, 2016 • 47 min
In this episode Rob and Jason talk about the reality of change. Change is something that is a reality for all those in ministry. It is the inevitable reality. Listen in as they talk about how to make changes without doing damage to the ministry.
42 - THE WONDER BALL Episode
Nov 25, 2016 • 8 min
Hope it was an awesome Thanksgiving Week! In this episode Rob gives a quick idea for the upcoming Christmas party with your teens or family! Listen in! LINKS: for You Tube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GHzqhVdrzRc&t=6s NOTE: Send me…
41 - Things we love about Youth Ministry
Nov 18, 2016 • 29 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason talk about some of the things that they love about being in youth ministry today! Maybe you can relate? Listen in and see if there are some things you can say amen to!
40 - Practical Tips for Parenting Teens (Part 2)
Nov 11, 2016 • 40 min
Listen in as Rob and Jason Continue part 2 of Practical Tips for Parenting Teens.
39 - Practical Tips for Parenting Teens (Part 1)
Nov 4, 2016 • 42 min
In this episode Rob and Jason discuss some practical ways in which parents can minister to their own teens. This is part 1 of a two part episode, listen in as they try and help parents engage their young people. This episode can be a help to parents, yo…
38 - Instilling a Passion for God in your Young People
Oct 28, 2016 • 38 min
In this episode Rob and Jason talk about how to instill a passion for God in your young people. What can we do today that will help our young people have a heart for God in loving, serving and living for him their entire life? Listen in today as Rob and…
37 - Interview with Dr. Carl Herbster
Oct 14, 2016 • 32 min
In this episode Rob and Jason have the privilege of interviewing Dr. Carl Herbster. He has served as a Christian school specialist and was president of the American Association of Christian Schools for 10 years. He was the Senior pastor of Tri-City…
36 - Balancing Games & Preaching in Student Ministry (Part 2)
Oct 7, 2016 • 42 min
In this Episode Rob and Jason continue the discussion about balancing games and preaching in youth ministry. Last week they talked about the preaching aspect and this week they cover the game side of the conversation. Listen in as Rob and Jason continue…
35 - Balancing Games & Preaching in Student Ministry (Part 1)
Sep 30, 2016 • 39 min
In this two part episode Rob and Jason talk about the importance of balancing games and preaching in your youth ministry. With so many different ways that we operate in youth ministry is there a better way to balance what we do during youth group?…
34 - 10 Habits of a Successful Youth Pastor
Sep 23, 2016 • 51 min
Listen in today as Rob and Jason talk about some key habits that are necessary for youth pastors. While there are some habits that are a given, prayer, bible study, and scripture memory, Rob and Jason talk about some other important habits necessary…
33 - REPLAY! - Engaging through Social Media & Promotion
Sep 16, 2016 • 42 min
Because of a recent accident, Jason was not able to join us this week and so Jason and Rob replay a popular episode from the past which helps youth workers engage young people through social media, while also helping with promotion ideas! Listen in today!
32 - Great Youth Ministry Apps
Sep 9, 2016 • 40 min
In this episode Rob and Jason go over a list of smartphone applications that are very helpful for those in ministry of any capacity, more specifically youth ministry. With the growing help from smartphone applications there are now so many ways in which…
31 - A Conversation with Aaron Burden
Sep 2, 2016 • 48 min
In this episode Rob and Jason had the privilege of interviewing Aaron Burden, Youth Pastor at Trinity Baptist Church in Flushing, Michigan. Aaron Burden has been the youth pastor there for a little over 5 years and has a burden and passion for young…
30 - Starting your own Youth Ministry Podcast
Aug 26, 2016 • 44 min
In this episode Jason and Rob discuss the nuts and bolts of starting your own youth ministry podcast. Starting a podcast can seem like a daunting task and without any help, let us be honest… it will never get started! Many things are discussed…
29 - When to leave a ministry… When to stay.
Aug 19, 2016 • 47 min
In this episode Rob and Jason talk about how to respond when you are tempted to leave a ministry and look for the proverbial greener grass. They discuss various thoughts and address certain questions like, “What do I do if I feel the Lord is opening the…
28 - Avoiding Burnout in Youth Ministry (Part 2)
Aug 12, 2016 • 31 min
In this episode Rob and Jason continue their two part episode on “Avoiding Burnout in Youth Ministry.” More specifically they discuss how to avoid burnout in this 2nd part episode. Listen in today!
27 - Avoiding Burnout in Youth Ministry (Part 1)
Aug 5, 2016 • 36 min
In this two part episode Rob and Jason talk about the unfortunate reality of burnout in ministry. They discuss in this first part signs of burnout earlier on in our ministry or different warning signs of burnout. Whether you are a youth pastor, senior…
26 - Measuring Growth in your Youth Ministry
Jul 29, 2016 • 45 min
In this Episode Rob and Jason discuss various ways in which you can measure spiritual growth in your youth ministry. Thy talk about first setting goals towards spiritual growth on your own part first and then watching for signs of spiritual growth in…
25 - Continuing Education while in Ministry
Jul 22, 2016 • 48 min
In this episode Rob and Jason talk about continuing education while in the ministry. They talk about some of their own background of education while also giving encouragements about continuing education even when you are in ministry. In the end this giv…
24 - REPLAY! - Interview with Dr. David Snyder
Jul 15, 2016 • 44 min
In this episode Rob and Jason REPLAY their most popular episode up to this point. It is their interview with Dr. David Snyder, President of BIMI. Listen as they discuss the importance of keeping missions before your young people!
23 - The Value of Bible College
Jul 8, 2016 • 58 min
In this episode Rob and Jason discuss the many values of attending Bible college for at least one year. Many things are discussed including encouraging teens and parents to consider making Bible college an option after they graduate from high school….
22 - Partnering with other Churches
Jul 1, 2016 • 55 min
In this episode Rob and Jason discuss ideas concerning partnering with like minded churches in our youth ministries. There is great blessings and often friendships that can be built when partnering with other like minded youth ministries. Listen in today!
21 - Setting Goals in Youth Ministry
Jun 24, 2016 • 52 min
In this episode Rob and Jason talk about setting goals in youth ministry. Perhaps one of the greatest tasks a minister has is setting a goal in ministry. Without any goals or plans we are merely wishing success in ministry. Youth ministry now more than …
20 - Am I really called to this?
Jun 17, 2016 • 51 min
This week Jason and Rob talk about the necessity of knowing for sure you are called to the ministry. They discuss several things such as knowing the difference between a burden, vocation and calling. They also talk about beginning with certainty while…
19 - Friends in the Ministry
Jun 10, 2016 • 52 min
In the episode Rob and Jason discuss the importance of having friends in the ministry. There are several good reasons to have close godly friends in the ministry. Encouragement, counsel, accountability, an older mentor and more. Listen in as Rob and Jas…
18 - Interview with Evangelist Mike Schlock
Jun 4, 2016 • 54 min
Rob and Jason had the privilege of interviewing Evangelist Mike Schrock this week. They discuss the various topics both relating to parenting and youth ministry in general. Evangelist Mike talks straight to parents several times in this episode, while a…
17 - Partnering with Parents
May 27, 2016 • 47 min
In this episode Rob and Jason discuss ways in which youth pastors can partner with the parents of the teens in their youth ministry. Resources are discussed and ways in which parents can be equipped are talked about as well. Listen in today!
16 - Interview with Pastor Josh Balmer
May 20, 2016 • 52 min
This week Rob and Jason interview Pastor Josh Balmer about beginning an evangelistic basketball tournament in your youth ministry. Josh discusses the how to, when, what not, and why in starting an evangelistic basketball tournament in your city, town,…
15 - Thoughts on the Many Roles of an Assistant Pastor
May 13, 2016 • 53 min
Rob and Jason talk about their many roles in ministry as full-time assistant pastors while also diving into the reality of bi-vocational assistants. Listen in as they talk about their own roles a little and then encourage those who are potentially enter…
14 - Interview with Evangelist Mike Herbster
May 6, 2016 • 41 min
In this Episode Rob and Jason interview Evangelist Mike Herbster. Mike is the camp director of Southland Christian Camp in Ringgold, Louisiana. Listen in as they discuss the importances of camp ministry and also how parents, youth pastors and workers…
13 - Interview with Evangelist Bill Rice III
Apr 29, 2016 • 39 min
In this episode Rob and Jason have the privilege of interviewing Evangelist Bill Rice III. Listen in as Dr. Rice talks about the Bill Rice Ranch, working with young people and also the importance of the gospel message in youth ministry. For the Work You…
12 - Interview with Evangelist Harold Vaughan
Apr 22, 2016 • 34 min
Listen in to this episode as Rob and Jason have the privilege of interviewing Evangelist Harold Vaughan from Christ Life Ministries. Much is not expected of our young people today, not much inspiration is given to those we are called to minister to. Con…
11 - Relational Youth Ministry
Apr 15, 2016 • 45 min
In this episode Rob and Jason dive into the topic of relational youth ministry. What does this look like and how can you develop sound and solid relationships with the young people God has called you to. If you are not actively engaging and creating…
10 - The Importance of Camp Ministry
Apr 8, 2016 • 49 min
In the episode Rob and Jason talk about the importance of camp ministry. Listen in as they discuss the need for camp ministries and they also talk about some of their favorite camp ministries at the end.
9 - The Dos and Don’ts of youth ministry (Part 2)
Apr 1, 2016 • 53 min
In this episode Rob and Jason finish up their episode on the Dos and Don’ts of youth ministry. Listen in as they go over their top 10 don’ts of youth ministry. In no specific order of course! For the Work Youth Ministry Podcast.
8 - The Dos and Don’ts of youth ministry (Part 1)
Mar 25, 2016 • 49 min
In this episode Rob and Jason begin their two-part series on the “Dos and Don’ts” of Youth Ministry. First in this episode they discuss the dos of youth ministry. Listen in as they layout their top 10 (there is always more of course) dos of youth minist…
7 - Interview with Dr. David Snyder about youth and missions
Mar 18, 2016 • 44 min
In this episode Jason and Rob have the privilege of having their first interview with President and General Director of BIMI; Dr. David Snyder. In this interview Dr. Snyder talks about how youth pastors can encourage young people to have a passion for w…
6 - The Priority of the Gospel in Youth Ministry
Mar 11, 2016 • 42 min
In this Episode Rob & Jason discuss the Priority of the Gospel in Youth Ministry. Much could be said about the gospel in youth ministry. As we see more and more of the gospel being watered down in youth ministry and the rise of hype more than health…
5 - Engaging through Social Media & Promotion
Mar 4, 2016 • 41 min
This week Rob and Jason talk about ways in which teens can engage their generation, primarily through social media and quality promotional materials. Realizing that most teens live in the world of social media, both Rob and Jason discuss the importance…
4 - Getting your teens involved in outreach & Christian service
Feb 26, 2016 • 41 min
In this Episode Rob and Jason discuss how we can get our teens involved in outreach and Christian service both in the local church and in the communities. Many ideas are brought to the table along with some thoughts from Twitter listeners. Pull up a…
3 - The Pitfalls and Perks of having your family in Youth Ministry (Part 2)
Feb 19, 2016 • 35 min
In this episode Rob and Jason re-record (HAHA) episode 3 and discuss the potential pitfalls of having your family in youth ministry. Join in and listen as they continue the “For the Work Youth Ministry Podcast.”
2 - The Pitfalls and Perks of having your family in Youth Ministry (Part 1)
Feb 12, 2016 • 37 min
This episode is part 2 of the “Pitfalls and Perks” of having your family in youth ministry. Rob and Jason discuss some of the different PERKS of having their families directly involved in ministry. Listen in!
1 - Pilot Episode
Feb 5, 2016 • 18 min
In this episode Jason and Rob introduce themselves to the rest of the youth ministry world! They talk a little about their call to ministry and their background of where they work full-time in youth ministry. One thing that they didn’t talk about was th…
Announcement of Launch
Jan 18, 2016 • 1 min
This coming February 5 Jason and Rob will be launching an all new Youth Ministry Podcast. You can subscribe right here on iTunes or on the website, www.forthework.com Be sure to tune in on February 5th this year! Spread the word!