Cool Recycled Youth Room Elements

Recycled Pallet into Prayer Board

One of the local churches that I take my son to for a weekly activity has been redoing their basement / fellowship hall area and rooms with some neat recycled looks. They brought in a bunch of pallets, as well as some finished lumber to create a host of items. Here are a few of […]

Make Your Own Dry Erase Boards

How to Make Your Own Dry Erase Boards

Elle Campbell over at Stuff You Can Use has a great post on making your own dry erase boards for your office. Or the youth room should you see a possibility there (announcements, job boards, ‘shout out’ board, etc.). I feel like such a slacker just having a generic board in my office now. I┬áhave […]

More Than a Youth Room

Paul Turner on More Than a Youth Room

Paul Turner, a veteran youth worker, gives us a walk through and philosophy behind their newly redone youth room. I am a big fan of his ‘jobs board’ idea. Welcome to another episode of Real Time Training. In this special two part episode we do a walk through our new youth facility. This is not […]

add Visual Prayers / Creeds / Songs / Scriptures

Epic Frequency

A friend of my has a new start up launch last week that has a really neat concept. They are taking the audio renderings of famous sayings & statements and putting them into visual displays onto canvas. Check out Epic Frequency. You might not have a use for Neil Armstrong or JFK. But if you […]

The Engineered Couch

engineering-couch

I am not sure how to find this one, but it is just too cool not to share. Maybe you can get some of the dads to take building a few of these as a weekend warrior project. Hey, you never know.

The Ultimate Youth “Chair”

Xorbee Chairs for Youth Rooms

Not sure if you have been to a youth conference in the last few years and NOT seen these, but they really are awesome and owned by some really great folks. They are Xorbee’s the ultimate in beanbag styled chairs. Saying they are bean bags is such a disservice however. They are so much more […]