Josiah Mason: Worship Leader/Youth Pastor
Hometown: Edgerton, Ks
Immediate family: Jessica F. Mason, Isaiah William James Mason
My first job: Summer job throwing hay
Most interesting person I've ever met: I’ve met way too many interesting people to narrow it down to one.
Favorite meal: Homemade chicken ‘n noodles and mashed potatoes ‘n gravy.
If you could be asuperhero, who would it be: Superman
If money were no object, what sporting event would you attend: Bellator Fighting Championships
Artist that shows up themost on your ipod: Not sure… I haven’t listened to my ipod in awhile
Favorite song (rightnow): How He Loves- David Crowder
Best vacation you have yet to take: Israel, Greece. Italy all at once.
Jessica Mason: Youth Pastor
Hometown: Edgerton, Ks
Immediate family: Josiah C. Mason, Isaiah William James Mason
My first job: Concession stand worker
Most interesting person I've ever met: I don’t know
Favorite meal: Stir-fry with rice
If you could be asuperhero, who would it be: Mighty Mouse
If money were no object, what sporting event would you attend: NCAA National Championship basketball Game (If KU were playing in it)
Artist that shows up the most on your ipod: I don’t have an ipod anymore… But probably Amy Grant
Favorite song (rightnow): Agnus Dei
Best vacation you have yet to take: Cruise to Europe
Articles & Resources for Church Workers
Starting a Greeter Program
Four years ago I accepted the challenge of evangelism chairperson for our church. One of the first programs the pastor and I developed was the Sunday morning greeter program.
Motivating the Right Person into the Right Ministry
One of the greatest challenges for most leaders is selecting and motivating the right people into the right ministry positions in hopes of minimizing turnover and frustration. Even in the smaller church with limited personnel, it is important to coordinate people and ministry as much as possible.
“I TRIED, BUT NO ONE EVER CALLED ME”
“I tried, but no one ever called me” are painful words for a leader who has much work to do and not enough people willing to do it. These words are painful for the person who wanted to contribute, but was never called. These are also painful words for a person who is committed to helping people connect and contribute in meaningful ways within the church.