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6 Books on Expository Preaching, Teaching, and Shepherding

Snowbird exists to partner with the local church, and we love getting to work with student pastors who are faithfully preaching God’s Word. The Bible has the power to save … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 29, 2020
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Round Table: Why Do People Think Youth Ministry is a Joke?

What does it take for a church (and youth pastor) to do student ministry well? Why do people think youth ministry is a joke? It is vital that churches have … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 11, 2020
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The 26 Best Apps for Youth Pastors

We get it. Most days we would rather leave our phone in our sock drawer at home. After all, who needs to carry around an annoying buzzer that keeps going … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters April 22, 2020
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Greg Mathias

Why Passion in Ministry Isn’t Enough

It is not uncommon for me to sit across the table from a friend, colleague, or student and hear stories of burnout, disillusionment, and just plain weariness in ministry. The … Continue reading

Greg Mathias March 26, 2020
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The Bulletin: Mentorship, Ministry Ambition, Wisdom for Seminary Wives, and Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from your friends at SWO! Here are 4 helpful lessons for the seminary wife, by Christa Threlfall. It’s easy (even trendy) for us to claim how “missions-minded” … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters February 14, 2020
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Good Shepherds Always Point Their Flocks to the Great Shepherd

Anyone who has been a pastor for more than two minutes has likely felt the burden of what it means to shepherd God’s flock. We’ve all felt the pastoral pressures … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters January 21, 2020
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The Bulletin: Resolutions of Jonathan Edwards, Enduring Ministry, and the Role of the Youth Pastor

If you haven’t figured it out yet, we love Jesus. And, we also love how clear the Gospel of John points to Jesus as the God-man. The guys from Spoken … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters January 17, 2020
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The Bulletin: Church Planting, Stockpiling Coffee, and What We Can Learn From Paul’s Conversion

What can we say? The temps hit solidly below freezing this week, so we’re dreaming of powder… Have you ever considered that planting a church might aid your parent church … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters November 15, 2019
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Snowbird Guests

Iron on Iron : Living Stones

Ricky Smith : Iron on Iron : September 7, 2019 Learn More – Iron on Iron Biography: Ricky has been married to his wife, Hilary, since November of 1996. He … Continue reading

Snowbird Guests September 10, 2019
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Iron on Iron : Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion : Iron on Iron Pre-Conference : September 7, 2019 Joseph Tucker, Steve Brooks, Ricky Smith, Jason Salyer, Rob Conti  Learn More – Iron on Iron Panel Questions: How … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters September 10, 2019
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