Marriage Battle Detracts From Holy Week, Some Say
28 March 2013
Washington, D.C.—This year, Holy Week coincided with a high-visibility legal battle about marriage rights. As Christians prepare to celebrate Jesus’ resurrection on Easter, the Supreme Court heard arguments on Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act. Some Christians said the timing was a distraction,..
Don’t Miss the Moment Because of the Ministry
22 February 2013
blog by Stephanie Caro Jesus was at the church I worshipped at today; I saw him with my own two eyes. And I know what you’re thinking: “Isn’t Jesus in any church wherever two or three are gathered in His name?” Yes, of course. That’s..
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What Would Jesus Do?
08 January 2013
What would Jesus do? The saying that launched a zillion wrist bands! But it’s a timeless question that has some fun implications when you apply it to youth ministry. Here are a few of the things we believe Jesus would do as a youth pastor...
Keeping Your Short Term Mission Trip Alive – No Distractions
22 May 2009
Theme: Distractions Scripture: Matthew 8:23-27 Objective: Discuss how there so many things happening that it distracts us from our relationship with God. Preparation: For the meeting you’ll need 1) a TV with DVD, sound system, popcorn popper or microwave popcorn, games, etc. for beginning, 2)..
Getting Parents On Board with Your Short Term Mission Trip
22 May 2009
Theme: Getting Parent Support Scripture: Proverbs 22: 5-6 Objective: To provide an opportunity for parents to discover the benefits of your short term mission trip and the role it plays in their child’s spiritual growth Time: 45 minutes