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    DISABLED YOUTH AND YOUTH MINISTRY GATHERINGS (PT. 5 – MARKETING TO DISABLED YOUTH AND FAMILIES)

    It is not enough for a youth ministry program to simply be ready to serve the Disabled Youth Community. Rather, the ministry should be proactive in making the Disabled Youth Community aware of its accessibility. It is hoped that any ministry targeting youth with disabilities will be in..
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    Knowing When To Punch Someone

    Ministry can be frustrating. VERY frustrating. Sometimes it comes from leadership. It may not be that you really mind being told to go out to visit little Ms Betty. I mean, she’s 93, went to your church before you became the youth pastor there, has been..
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    Discussion Starter: Young Woman Seeks Financial Help to Enter Convent

    In The News Washington, D.C.—Mary Beth Baker was determined not to let $25,000 in student loans prevent her from devoting her life to Christ. The 28-year-old public relations professional had to be free of debt before entering a convent, so she turned to crowdfunding for..
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    Society’s Influence on Gay Teens

    No doubt that society influences all teens gay and straight. However, in this post, I want to speak about the influence towards teens who identify as gay and those who are questioning their sexuality. I stopped watching Glee after what I thought to be a..
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    Faith Abandonment Part 2: Some Causes

    Read Faith Abandonment: Part 1 here. While I tend to think the “statistics” (I put them in quotes because everybody knows that 75% of statistics are wrong 85% of the time.) citing how many students actually walk away from faith/church upon graduation are an overshot,..
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