Oddwalk Ministries


Does God Remain Hidden If I Remain Silent?


Recently, I’ve ruffled a few feathers on my personal social media accounts.  While I certainly don’t enjoy making people uncomfortable, recent national and world events have propelled me to be a lot more politically outspoken than I had been before. My new mission has two parts. 1. Share my thoughts and views in an articulate…

Blueprints: Summer Youth Ministry


This afternoon, Orin was a panelist on a webinar put on by http://www.rebuildmychurch.org on the topic of summer youth ministry – ideas, camps, programs, etc.  It was a good discussion, with lots of great ideas and insights.  Here’s the video of the webinar if you want to see what you missed live:




Orin mentioned by name two camps: http://youthsingpraise.com and http://youngneighbors.org – check them out for quality ministry programs over the summer! Thanks to our hosts for the good work!

Shannon’s Top Ten of 2011


Well, here ends another great year for Oddwalk Ministries. We had the opportunity to bring what we do to a lot of great places: Granite City, IL – Toledo, Ohio – Mascoutah, IL – Breese, IL – Belleville, IL – Davenport, IA – Washington DC – Buffalo, NY – Fairview Heights, IL – Hazelwood, MO…

Oddwalk on the REAP Team Podcast!


Hey everyone, in preparation for our appearance at the REAP Team benefit concert Dec. 12, we’re featured on this week’s REAP Team podcast (you can hear all of “These Are the Chords…”) along with the other concert artist, Michael James Mette. Check it out! The REAP Team is an awesome retreat ministry in the Archdiocese…