The Wrong Songs

Some people describe thoughts as leaves on a river, clouds in the sky, or cars on the highway, but at our house we always call them soundtracks.

Where Did Youth Ministry Go Wrong?

If we give the impression that getting your family-discipleship strategy right is the way to produce perfect, Christian children, then we’re presenting a false gospel.
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The Frontlines of Youth Ministry

We would like to introduce youth ministry and missiology to each other.
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5 Things the Church Should and Shouldn’t Do for the Gen Z Mental Health...

No one denies young people’s mental health struggles. Why have so many of us Christians failed to offer solutions?
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5 Ways to Help Teens Develop Good Bible Study Habits

Reading God’s Word is not a chore, a punishment or a means to an end. It is a way of growing in our relationship with our heavenly Father, a way of knowing him.
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What Should a Youth Pastor Spend Their Time Doing?

3 Things All Youth Pastors Should Do
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Why Listening to Real Young People Matters

Why Listening to Real Young People Matters The beginning of love for others is learning to listen to them. God’s love for us is shown by the fact that God...

6 Key Differences Between Millennials and Gen Z

What church leaders need to understand

11 Steps for a Successful Digital Detox

I am convinced—from scientific research, from personal experience, and from counseling teens—that any attempt to replace anxiety and depression with peace and joy must have a plan...

Reaching and Keeping Young Adults

Excerpted FromNot Done YetBy Beth Seversen The small percent of young adults growing in their faith stand out in a culture of indifference and disillusionment. And this has...