Episode Description: One of the best ways to build connection is by having fun together. So how can we take fun seriously in our student ministries? In this episode, Jon Williams and Brandon O’Dell of The So & So Show explain why fun is so important for breaking down barriers and helping kids and teens connect with Jesus. They also share practical advice for leaders looking to better incorporate fun into their ministries.

Episode Recap:

  • Today we’re talking about why it’s so important to take fun seriously (0:17)
  • Humor breaks down barriers and communicates new points of view (2:55)
  • Unity is built when you’re having fun (4:50)
  • What advice do you have for leaders about creating fun? (6:30)
  • Fun over time equals connection (11:36)
  • Fun should be fun for everyone (13:22)
  • Never have fun at the expense of someone else (14:29)