What you believe is central to determining how you do ministry. That sounds obvious, but most of our belief/theology talk centers around what and how we teach. The reality is that what we believe has very practical claims on our day to day decisions in ministry as well as our big structural designs of our programs. That idea is the focus of my book Reclaiming the Lost Soul of Youth Ministry, and the topic of a conversation i had with Christ Wilterdink of the UMC’s Young People’s Ministry division. Take a look!