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Interviews with student ministers about student ministry, hosted by Steve Cullum

Interviews with student ministers about student ministry, hosted by Steve Cullum
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Interviews with student ministers about student ministry, hosted by Steve Cullum






029: Moving from Student Pastor to Lead Pastor with Andrew Larsen (The Student Ministry Podcast)

On this episode of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve interviews Andrew Larsen, who recently made the transition out of student ministry into a lead minister role at Safety Harbor Community Church in Safety Harbor, FL. Not only will they get into Andrew’s story, but they’ll talk about what that transition has been like, and if others should follow suit. Be sure to also follow Andrew on social media and check out his podcast using the links below. Follow Andrew on Twitter...


028: The Orange Conference 2018 Recap (The Student Ministry Podcast)

On this episode of The Student Ministry Podcast, Nick Blevins, Tom Bump, David Maddron, and Tom Pounder join Steve Cullum to talk about their experience at The Orange Conference 2018. For those who are regular listeners, you will notice a departure from the regular setup in this episode. These five guys were asked by Orange to blog for the conference, but they all decided to take it a step further this year and discuss their experience in a round-table discussion, which will be published...


027: Knowing, Showing, & Growing with Tim Wadsworth (The Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 27 of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve interviews Tim Wadsworth, who is currently the Student Pastor at North Hills Church in Taylors/Greenville, South Carolina. After pursuing a career in music, God called him to serve as a student minister in his home town, where he has been leading for over eight years. Not only will Tim talk about his calling, but he also shares some great but simple ways of multiplying our effort to truly know, show, and grow with our team and...


026: Leading through Change with Ben Patterson (The Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 26 of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve interviews Ben Patterson. Ben is currently the lead student pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Parker, Colorado. He’s been at his current church for a couple years and has already had to lead through a few changes. He also has his own youth group at home with seven kids! Not only will you benefit from hearing how he has led students, but you’ll hear Ben’s heart and how he has grown as a leader, himself. Connect with Ben on...


My Own Student Ministry Experience with Steve Cullum: Episode 20 (The Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 20 of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve changes it up and interviews himself. Well, okay, he didn’t actually talk to himself, but he didn’t have a guest for this episode. Instead, he thought it was time for me to share his own student ministry experiences, especially since God just moved him from a 10-year ministry in New England to Colorado. According to Steve, “He has taught me a lot through the years, and I hope I can pass on a bit of that to you today in this episode of...

Middle School Ministry with Ronald Long: Episode 019 (The Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 19 of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve interviews Ronald Long, who currently serves as the Student Minister to Middle School at Wayside Chapel in San Antonio, TX. He absolutely loves middle schoolers and has some great insight on how to connect with them and their parents. Ronald is also a published author on Download Youth Ministry and has written some science fiction novels. If you work with middle schoolers or know someone who does, you don’t want to miss this...


Multicampus Urban Ministry with Frank Gil: Episode 018 (The Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 18 of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve interviews Frank Gil, who currently serves as the Student Ministries Pastor at Epikos Church in Milwaukee, WI, where he leads a multicampus urban student ministry. After a hopeful football career, God grabbed Frank’s heart, shaped it for ministry, and has used him in a few different settings. His current ministry has helped him create a culture where students want to attend youth group when many of them do not even know what youth group...


Ministry for the Long-Haul with Brett Eddy: Episode 015 (The Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 15 of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve interviews Brett Eddy, who serves as the Pastor of Student Ministries at Port City Community Church in Wilmington, NC. While youth ministry wasn’t Brett’s first choice as a career, it was obvious God had it in mind all along. He has served at his current church for 16 years and on staff for 14 years. One of the things he speaks about is how to stay in it for the long-haul, even through difficulties, and the benefits of remaining and...


Ministry in Context with Justin Curl: Episode 014 (The Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 14 of The Student Ministry Podcast, Steve interviews Justin Curl, who is currently the Youth Pastor at Twin Oaks Christian Church in Woodhaven, MI. After some rough patches, God grabbed his heart near the end of high school in Oklahoma. Eventually, God also led him to pursue youth ministry in the Detroit area. Justin talks about his journey, his current ministry, and how to do ministry in whatever context God places you. Follow Justin on Facebook:...


Interview with Ray Hausler: Episode 009 (Student Ministry Podcast)

Connect with Ray Hausler online: http://www.rayhausler.com


Interview with Richard Ball: Episode 006 (Student Ministry Podcast)

In episode 6, Steve interviews Richard Ball, the Youth and Children’s Pastor of First Baptist Church in Calico Rock, AR. God has truly been working in his life to bring him to this point, so make sure you give this episode a listen to learn more! You can follow Richard and read more from him on any of the following social media outlets and...