Luke Trouten

7 Added | 1 Magazine | 16 Likes | 2 Following | @luketrouten | I’m happiest outdoors, I’m incurably social, I geek out over shiny things with batteries, and I believe we were put on this planet to enjoy it.

How To Write a Note To Every Student In Your Youth Group

Last week I wrote about the lost art of letter writing. Let’s expand that idea a little and talk about a simple thing you can do that would make a …

How To Survey Your Student Ministry

At the end of each year, the students in our youth ministry fill out a survey. It’s a pretty comprehensive survey, including questions about their …


How To: Write An Encouraging Note To A Teenager

Shares 189<p>Handwritten notes are meaningful. They carry more weight than a text or Facebook message, they are more timeless than a phone call or a …

Technology Doesn't Matter as Much as You Think

Teenagers do not want your technology. Despite the popular conception that youth are ravenous consumers of all things digital, the reality is that …

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