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Discussion Starter: Ambitious Student Gets Into Every Ivy

In The News New York—One overachieving high school senior faces a tough decision this spring: which Ivy League college to attend. Kwasi Enin, 17, was accepted at all eight of the country’s most elite schools—an extremely rare feat, according to admissions officers. Kwasi, a first-generation..
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How Duct Tape + Arm Hair Taught Me to Help Students Get Caught Up In Scripture

I’m missing some hair on my arms. Having a mixed European ancestry, I tend to do okay in arm hair. I’m not quite at the Robin Williams or Sean Connery level, but I have enough that you could tell from a reasonable distance that I’m..
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Junior High Ministry 101: Kurt’s Top Teaching Tips

So much of junior high ministry revolves around things like dodge ball, TPing the senior pastor’s house, finding out if “fire proof” items really are, and begging kids not to drink the “mystery juice” at camp. (You know what I’m talking about…when an attention-starved 7th-grader..
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Jesus Wants Us To See

Jesus is concerned about our vision—because vision is tied to action. In passages such as John 9:6, Mark 10:52, and Mark 8:23 we see a Jesus who heals physical blindness. In each of these instances there was a very real and tangible need that the..
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Junior High Ministry 101: Parents

Once a month or so I’ll dedicate my portion of this newsletter to the wonderful world of junior high ministry, touching on some of the most important aspects of ministering to this incredible age group. And because nothing is more important in junior high ministry..
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