Same-sex Attraction: One Youth Group’s Journey
29 April 2015
The church I serve is a wonderful mix of conservative, evangelical theology and progressive, creative methodology. Because of this, the question of, “What do we believe and how do we minister in light of these beliefs?” can at times create a lively discussion and an..
2015’s Summer Blockbusters (PART 1)
22 April 2015
A Sneak Peak at the Movies That Will Target Teen Audiences An article from David R. Smith at TheSource4YM.com Based on this summer’s movie lineup, it appears as though every major studio in Hollywood is out to destroy Earth. From genetically-altered dinosaurs, to artificial intelligence..
Teens, Anxiety, and Youth Ministry (Part 1)
20 March 2015
Long gone are the carefree days of youth. The modern teen is stressed out. With sports travel teams, AP classes, gifted programs, standardized testing, band/dance/cheer/sports camps, and college application essays, today’s teenager feels the pressure to perform. And this doesn’t take into account the anxiety..