Shane has been involved in student ministry for over a decade in both volunteer and staff roles. He continues to learn from and be inspired by the next generation. He’s passionate about leading teenagers to find thriving life in Jesus and the continued progress of the local church. He loves investing in other youth ministry leaders, speaking to students and adults, and writing content that inspires innovation. He spent 8 years as a student pastor at MISSION Community Church in Gilbert, AZ and Gwinnett Church in Sugar Hill, GA (a campus of North Point Ministries). Now, he currently works as the Director of High School Content at Orange. Shane’s most important roles are husband and father. He loves his wife, Heather, kids, Asher, Oliver, Elliot, and Mila and still aspires to one day dunk a basketball.
Helping a ‘Spiritual’ GenerationWednesday January 25, 2023 | Shane Sanchez
This generation is interested in many spiritual practices. Learn how to use ancient Christian practices to help our teens see God in their everyday lives. (And don't forget to grab the book How to See God 4-Week Devotional below!) Read more
The Importance of Loving Yourself FirstTuesday August 30, 2022 | Shane Sanchez
As youth pastors, it can seem wrong to "love yourself." But if God sees us as worthy of love, shouldn't we? Here are some key ways to love yourself first. Read more