The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast
Episode #36 Guilty Pleasures

Episode #36 Guilty Pleasures

December 2, 2019

Join us for Episode #36 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

TJ & Sonny have served in ministry together, been friends for years, and honed their respective styles in their approach to reaching disenfranchised youth. 

This week's show segments are:  

  • Win of the Week - Potential Sponsors vs. Thanksgiving Meal @ Bridgeway
  • Tales from the Fringe - "Glad to see you, but you need to go" vs. Holed up in the Bathroom
  • Guilty Pleasures (NEW SEGMENT) - Lunch in the Truck and Madden Fanatic 
  • Pick or Flick - Hehe, Elon Musk, Nose Hair, and Influencers

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network. For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com 

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #35 Live at NYWC19

Episode #35 Live at NYWC19

November 25, 2019

Join us for Episode #35 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

This week's show segments feature multiple guests who recorded with us LIVE at the National Youth Worker's Convention in Tampa, FL. 

  • INTRO- Quick thoughts on the convention w/ Britt McConahay
  • CIY Info- Lane shares about the mission of CIY (Christ in Youth)
  • Tales from the Fringe - Derry Prenkert, Tim Cryer, and Frank Gil share stories about their experiences on the Fringe

Guests on the Show: 

1. Lane Moss--Director of MOVE for CIY(Christ In Youth) 

CIY.com or lane.moss@CIY.com

2. Derry Prenkert--"My Third Decade" Podcast 

http://www.mythirddecade.com

3. Tim Cryer--Treehouse: On a Mission to End Hopelessness Among Teens

https://treehousehope.org

4. Frank Gil--"Fifteen Minutes with Frank" Podcast

http://frankgil.com/podcast

 

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network. For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #34 “Can you go grab my Doritos?”

Episode #34 “Can you go grab my Doritos?”

November 20, 2019

Join us for Episode #34 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

This week's show segments feature our guest host--Britt McConahay (Tj's wife)

  • QOTW - What are you most looking forward to at the National Youth Worker's Convention? 
  • Tales from the Fringe - Can you go grab my Doritos vs. Song of Songs Slip Up
  • Pick or Flick - Fail videos, VSCO girls, Stickers, John MacArthur.

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network. For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #33 That One Time I Got Fired

Episode #33 That One Time I Got Fired

November 11, 2019

Join us for Episode #33 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

This week's format is a bit different. This week's tale is a deep dive into an experience Tj had 4 years ago--being fired from a church where the youth ministry was thriving. Tj and Sonny discuss 3 segments: 

  • The events that led up to the firing
  • The trauma of losing your ministry job
  • How you can find healing after being fired from a church

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network. For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #32 High at the Haunted House

Episode #32 High at the Haunted House

November 8, 2019

Join us for Episode #32 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

TJ & Sonny have served in ministry together, been friends for years, and honed their respective styles in their approach to reaching disenfranchised youth. 

This week's show segments are:  

  • QOTW - what makes you hopeful? 
  • Tales from the Fringe - High at the Haunted House vs. Unofficial, Unpaid Intern
  • Pick or Flick - Tik Tok, Fantasy Football, South Park, Using Events as Incentives 

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network. For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

 

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #31 Saved by the Meme

Episode #31 Saved by the Meme

October 11, 2019

Join us for Episode #31 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

TJ & Sonny have served in ministry together, been friends for years, and honed their respective styles in their approach to reaching disenfranchised youth. 

This week's show segments are:  

  • QOTW - what career advice would you give your 22 year old self? 
  • Tales from the fringe - That Mascot Student vs. Saved by the Meme
  • Pick or Flick - Joggers, John Crist, Dave Chappelle, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" 

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network. For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

 

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #30 The Most Controversial Thing You’ve Ever Said

Episode #30 The Most Controversial Thing You’ve Ever Said

September 23, 2019
September 23, 2019

Join us for Episode #30 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

TJ & Sonny have served in ministry together, been friends for years, and honed their respective styles in their approach to reaching disenfranchised youth. 

This week's show segments are:  

  • QOTW - what does your IDEAL day at work look like? 
  • Tales from the fringe - Consistency is Key vs. "I'm Good, bro. I'm Good" 
  • Pick or Flick - Rich Dad Poor Dad, Area 51 Raid, Toothbrushing Habits, Vertical Video 

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network. For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

 

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #29 “Do you even claw, bro?”

Episode #29 “Do you even claw, bro?”

September 15, 2019

Join us for Episode #29 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

TJ & Sonny have served in ministry together, been friends for years, and honed their respective styles in their approach to reaching disenfranchised youth. 

This week's show segments are:  

  • QOTW - what is one weakness that's good for youth workers to have? 
  • Tales from the fringe - Stealing OSU gear vs. Scraping Poop
  • Pick or Flick - Christians smoking weed, Ministers and Mental Illness

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network Featuring: Controlled Chaos Podcast, Youth Ministry United, MultiMulti Podcast, The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast, Why We Stayed Podcast, How'd They Do That, and Next Level Youth Ministry Podcast.

For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

 

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #28 Mark O. On The Moon

Episode #28 Mark O. On The Moon

August 12, 2019

Join us for Episode #28 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. Mark O. of the Youth Cartel cohosts with TJ. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

TJ & Sonny have served in ministry together, been friends for years, and honed their respective styles in their approach to reaching disenfranchised youth. 

This week's show segments are:  

  • QOTW - one thing from your childhood that affects how you do youth work? 
  • Tales from the fringe - Punk rock pop can and Dreaming for students. 
  • Pick or Flick - Phones at camp, The Moon Landing, Summer Youth Programing and Middle School and High School together?

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network Featuring: Controlled Chaos Podcast, Youth Ministry United, MultiMulti Podcast, The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast and Why We Stayed Podcast. Great podcasts make up the Youth Ministry Podcast Network.  For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

 

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

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Episode #27 Rate My Poo

Episode #27 Rate My Poo

July 10, 2019

Join us for Episode #27 of The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast. A weekly podcast that looks at working with marginalized youth from the perspective of a youth pastor (TJ) and an addictions/mental health counselor (Sonny). 

TJ & Sonny have served in ministry together, been friends for years, and honed their respective styles in their approach to reaching disenfranchised youth. 

This week's show segments are:  

  • QOTW - What's one thing you wish you spent more time doing at work? 
  • Tales from the fringe - Sonny Holds Back and Rate My Poo 
  • Pick or Flick - Road Trips, UberEats, Comment Sections, Toy Story 4

We are a part of the Youth Ministry Podcast Network Featuring: Controlled Chaos Podcast, Youth Ministry United, MultiMulti Podcast, The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast and Why We Stayed Podcast. Great podcasts make up the Youth Ministry Podcast Network.  For more info on the network and to check out other podcasts go to youthministrypodcastnetwork.com

 

You can find The Fringe Youth Worker Podcast on iTunes , SpotifyGoogle Play MusicStitcherTuneInRadio, and more! 

Follow on Instagram and like the Facebook  page. AND GO!