GenZ: The Generation The Church Isn't Talking About with Amy-Jo Girardier [Podcast]
By: Vanderbloemen March 29, 2016
The Vanderbloemen Leadership Podcast brings you interviews from leaders across the theological spectrum of the global Church. Our goal is to bring you thought-provoking interviews that encourage you, challenge you, and help you build, run, and keep great teams.
In today's episode of the Vanderbloemen Leadership Podcast, Holly talks with Amy-Jo Girardier, Girls Minister and Student Missions Coordinator at Brentwood Baptist Church in Nashville.
Amy-Jo Girardier is the Girls Minister and Student Missions Coordinator at Brentwood Baptist Church in Nashville, Tennessee. Originally from Springfield, Illinois, Amy-Jo graduated from Southwest Baptist University and attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary to pursue a master's degree in Christian Education.
She is the author of a new bible study for girls called Faithful One: A Study on 1 and 2 Thessalonians for Teen Girls released with LifeWay. She also is the founding editor of GirlsMinister.com, a website created to connect and resource girls ministers, moms, and youth workers engaged in the girls ministry conversation. Amy-Jo serves on the LifeWay Girls Ministry leadership team and The Youthworker Journal advisory team.
Amy-Jo talks with Holly about:
- Being called to be a Girls Minister and Student Missions Coordinator
- Specific challenges facing Generation Z versus Millennials
- How to provide the opportunity for students to take ownership
- Applying generational wisdom when building a staff team
- How church leaders can better reach Generation Z
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Guest Links: Amy-Jo Girardier
Links Mentioned in this Episode
- Faithful One: A Study on 1 and 2 Thessalonians for Teen Girls by Amy-Jo Girardier
- The Gospel according to Moses: What My Jewish Friends Taught Me about Jesus by Athol Dickson
- Subscribe to GirlsMinister.com
- Periscope App
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