Eric Worringer

Eric Worringer

“You should point to Jesus and say, ‘That is God.’”

This is the third part, of a multi-part writing series, walking through Andy Root’s new books on youth ministry. Introduction Chapter 1 __________________________________ “In the last four decades youth ministry has become something. It has become a common operation for many congregations (most local churches have or wish to have youth ministries), it has become a profession […]

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“But will you recognize my face When God’s awful grace Strips me of my jacket and my vest, And reveals all the treasure in my chest?” – Joe Pug, “Hymn 101” __________ How can I ever forget it? It was the phone call. It was that ringing phone that threatened our family for almost a […]

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One of my colleagues likes to remark, tongue in cheek, about clinical pastoral education (CPE) as “a bunch of pastor types, trying to use psychology, to unearth your deepest secrets.” I just recently (thursday actually) finished my first unit of CPE, and figured I’d take some time to publicly reflect on the experience and the […]

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