While Christ Worked on Us

Last week, the Cook family was at Young Life’s Saranac Village to help coordinate the annual work week, where our team made the final preparations for the summer season.   We painted, planted, spread mulch, and cleaned up brush and branches that accumulated over the winter. Each night, it was my privilege to lead the […]

A Prayer of Fatherly Blessing

After over twenty years of youth ministry, if I had to pick one decisive influence in the life of the average teenager, I would say it is their relationship with their father (or lack thereof.)  My own story of coming to faith in Christ is inextricably linked to my relationship with my own father, and I now […]