Young People's Ministries - Philippines

Video Blog: “Boring Ba ang Bible Mo?” by Rei Lemuel Crizaldo

Sa episode ng Pinoy Youth Video Blog na ito, I talk about one of the most interesting books for Filipino young people na lumabas noong 2014. This is “Boring Ba ang Bible Mo?” by my good friend Rei Lemuel Crizaldo. This is a book about the Bible presented in an interesting way. It is character-driven […]

Welcome to the Pinoy Youth Video Blog

Hey guys and girls, I’m starting a new video blog. Maniwala kayo at hindi, I’ve been trying this (and failing at it) since 2006. So, nagkalakas loob uli ako to do something in a video format. So welcome to the first episode of the Pinoy Youth Video Blog. It’s just a kind of orientation and […]

UMC Campus Ministry Part 5: Monitoring, Sustaining, & Evaluating

Hello friends, in the past couple of weeks, I’ve posted several thoughts on youth and young adult ministries of the United Methodist Church in the Philippines. One of my posts that received attention is on campus ministry. That’s why I am posting here the model and concept paper that I have prepared over the past […]

UMC Campus Ministry Part 4: Deployment to the Campus

Hello friends, in the past couple of weeks, I’ve posted several thoughts on youth and young adult ministries of the United Methodist Church in the Philippines. One of my posts that received attention is on campus ministry. That’s why I am posting here the model and concept paper that I have prepared over the past […]

UMC Campus Ministry Part 3: Development of Resource Materials for the Actual Campus Ministry

Hello friends, in the past couple of weeks, I’ve posted several thoughts on youth and young adult ministries of the United Methodist Church in the Philippines. One of my posts that received attention is on campus ministry. That’s why I am posting here the model and concept paper that I have prepared over the past […]

A Campus Ministry Model for the UMC in the Philippines Part 2: Partner Development & Support Raising

Hello friends, in the past couple of weeks, I’ve posted several thoughts on youth and young adult ministries of the United Methodist Church in the Philippines. One of my posts that received attention is on campus ministry. That’s why I am posting here the model and concept paper that I have prepared over the past […]

A Campus Ministry Model for the UMC in the Philippines Part 1: Training of Campus Missionaries

Hello friends, in the past couple of weeks, I’ve posted several thoughts on youth and young adult ministries of the United Methodist Church in the Philippines. One of my posts that received attention is on campus ministry. That’s why I am posting here the model and concept paper that I have prepared over the past […]

A Campus Ministry Model for the United Methodist Church in the Philippines: Introduction

Hello friends, in the past couple of weeks, I’ve posted several thoughts on youth and young adult ministries of the United Methodist Church in the Philippines. One of my posts that received attention is on campus ministry. That’s why I am posting here the model and concept paper that I have prepared over the past […]

Why Young People Leave the UMC: A Reaction from Ms. M

Hi everyone, thanks so much for your interest in my previous blogpost: Why Filipino Young People Leave Traditional Christian Denominations. I may have hit on a palpable pain point in the church. But not surprisingly, hindi lang United Methodist Church ang may ganitong problema. I heard from several friends and other online connections na nasa […]

Why Filipino Young People Leave Traditional Christian Denominations

After the Christmas Institute season in 2014, I decided to look more deeply into the reason why a lot of United Methodist youth and young adults are leaving the United Methodist Church and moving to newer, more exciting church movements such as Victory Christian Fellowship (VCF), Christ Commission Fellowship (CCF), and Doulos for Christ Ministry […]