Jon Coombs

Jon Coombs is the Associate Pastor for Youth & Young Adults at Rowville Baptist Church in Melbourne, Australia. For over 15 years he has been working with youth and young adults in churches, schools, mission agencies and not-for-profit organisations. He holds an MDiv from the Melbourne School of Theology and writes regularly at You can find and connect with him on Twitter or Facebook.

Fighting for the Joy of Our Students

Within the youth ministries in our churches today, there is a battle for joy. Teenagers don’t live blissfully unaware of the world in which they are a part. Their access to constant news, information, and interaction with others…