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Brandon Metcalf

Brandon is currently living in Lake Ozark, Missouri, with his wonderful wife, Dana. He serves there as the Director of Christian Education at Christ the King Lutheran Church with a focus on children, youth and family ministries. In this role, he especially loves teaching, speaking and using stories to help others learn about God, find their value in Him and realize that nothing can satisfy them outside of Christ.

All Things New: Mid-Year Reflections

All Things New: Mid-Year Reflections

Brandon reflects on the mid-year point of his internship and shares six key things he has learned. Continue reading

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All Things New: Becoming a Better Servant Leader

All Things New: Becoming a Better Servant Leader

What does it mean for the youth worker to be a servant leader? Continue reading

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All Things New: What are we doing wrong?

All Things New: What are we doing wrong?

Why are we losing so many young people after they leave our groups? Continue reading

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All Things New: Who Do You Act Like?

All Things New: Who Do You Act Like?

Who we spend time with makes a difference in what we act like. Continue reading

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All Things New: Being a Team Player

All Things New: Being a Team Player

As you youth worker, you’re always part of a team ministry. Continue reading

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All Things New: Find a Support System

All Things New: Find a Support System

Who is sharpening you? It’s important to turn to other people for advice, ideas or words of affirmation. Continue reading

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All Things New: The Challenge of Challenging Youth

All Things New: The Challenge of Challenging Youth

Youth are used to receiving challenges. So, how is the church challenging them? Continue reading

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All Things New: Vacation Bible School or Volunteers Becoming Servants?

All Things New: Vacation Bible School or Volunteers Becoming Servants?

Vacation Bible School becomes a great chance to see volunteers in action. Continue reading

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All Things New: Meeting New Family at a Family Reunion

All Things New: Meeting New Family at a Family Reunion

A trip to the National Youth Gathering was a great chance to become closer to the church family. Continue reading

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All Things New: The Body of Christ

All Things New: The Body of Christ

The first week of DCE internship offers some important lessons on the body of Christ Continue reading

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