Ready, Set, Go! Free Countdown Maker

Do you use countdown videos?  Have you ever wanted to make your own? The fine people over at Digitalstache have now made it super easy, and it’s FREE: Ready, Set, Go! From their site: Do you love countdown videos? Do you dream in descending digits? Can you grow...

Youth Room Decorating: Junkyard Jumbotron

A friend of mine showed this to me and I thought it could make a great display in your youth room.  I might want to gather up a couple old computers or laptops and create a cool art piece for your stage or room.  Sounds crazy but I bet if you put the word out you...

Follow: Twitter Easter Video

Many of you liked the digital nativity video from Christmas.  Igniter video has now done one for Easter. If you want to use it for your services, you can pick it up HERE. Description from their site: Throughout the course of his public ministry, Jesus knew both the...

Heaven and Hell Through Google Books

  I recently discovered this interesting Google Labs project called Google Ngram Viewier that piggy backs on the data Google is collecting via Google books.  You probably already know that Google books is is not only adding new texts, but scanning (and OCRing) all the...

Top Secret Sneak Peek: Group Magazine

Want a Sneak Peek at the newest issue of Group Magazine?  The new issues isn’t out yet, but here’s a sneak peek at what’s coming soon.  Unfortunately I heard of too many people the “I Just Got Fired” applies too. If you don’t...

New Amazon Android App Store

For all you Android users out there, Amazon launched their long rumored Android AppStore.  I was able to do a little browsing and bought a couple of apps from it. I found it a little easier to use than the regular android marketplace.  It seemed easier to find things,...

YouTube Trends: Keep Track of What’s Popular

I saw a link to this site over at MoreThanDodgeball, and I thought it would be good to pass along.  It’s a site that YouTube has put together to for people to see what popular and follow the trends on the popular video site.  Sometimes in Youth Ministry is hard...

What’s in Your Bag?

Last week i was sitting in my room at the Simply Youth Ministry Conference and I thought it might be cool to dump my back pack and show you what I keep in there. 1. My Mac power chord 2. Retractable 6’ extension chord 3. Mini-DVI to VGA adapter 4. SHEMA Braclet (...

Stay Classy Music Video

Here’s the latest music video from my friend Jake Rutenbar.  It premiered tonight at the Simply Youth Ministry Conference, and it’s a good one.  Stay Classy youth worker! Stay Classy! UPDATED with Vimeo...