Today’s post is from Mel Walker. Mel is a veteran youth worker, speaker, and writer. He is the Vice President for Communications & External Relations at Summit University in Clarks Summit, PA and is the co-founder and president of Vision For Youth – an international network of youth ministries. He most recent book is Inter-Generational Youth Ministry: Why a Balanced View of Connecting the Generations is Essential for The Church.
Children grow up!
Certainly, we know that to be true. But, I am convinced that there are many parents and church leaders alike who are so concerned with now that a long-term view of maturity can be lost in the immediate reality of what is necessary at the moment.