In this episode of the Lifeway Student Ministry Podcast Ben talks with Jeff Borton, who is the Student Pastor of Christ Fellowship in Miami, FL. They discuss various topics, but focus on missions and how to mobilize students to be on mission in their community.
About Ben Trueblood
Ben Trueblood serves as the Director of Student Ministry for Lifeway Christian Resources and has served the local church as a student pastor for fourteen years. In addition to his role at Lifeway Ben is involved in training, consulting, and speaking to student ministries throughout the U.S.
He is driven by a desire for student ministries to expand God’s Kingdom, to see the lives of students transformed by the gospel, and to produce students who shape the culture in which they live.
Ben and his wife Kristen have four young children. In his free time Ben enjoys family, fishing, hunting, and the St. Louis Cardinals.
You can follow Ben on Twitter at: @bentrueblood.
About Jeff Borton
Jeff is the Pastor of Students at Christ Fellowship in Miami, FL and has served there for 10 years. He is the co-author of Simple Student Ministry, enjoys writing and is passionate about raising up the next generation of leaders. Jeff and his wife Jen live in Miami with their 3 boys and enjoys time in the ocean.
The Lifeway Student Ministry Podcast is designed to encourage and inform student ministry leaders at every level. Each episode Ben Trueblood will join with student ministry leaders and guests to talk about issues, both practical and philosophical, relating to student ministry and leadership. Our goal is to encourage student ministry leaders serving in the local church and to share insights learned from the student ministry community at large.