Thriving Factors for Associate Staff Members in General, and Youth Ministry Staff in Particular: A Multi-Denominational Study

by Kevin E. Lawson.

Kevin Lawson describes the research and findings that contributed to his book 'How to Thrive in Associate Staff Ministry' (also included in the Congregational Resource Guide) in this article, which can be read on the Web site of the 'Journal of Youth Ministry.' It serves as a good introduction to the factors he discusses in greater detail in the book.