FREEBIE: Youth Ministry Budget Worksheet
30 October 2014
Hey #YMNation, There are incredibly fun parts of youth ministry, and other aspects that many would prefer to skip over. This week’s freebie is designed to make one of your not-as-fun tasks just a bit easier. Here is a comprehensive youth ministry budget worksheet for..
Discussion Starter: “Fear-bola” Panic Exemplifies Our Frightened Age
22 October 2014
In The News Dallas—After the Ebola virus entered the United States, killing one man and infecting two nurses who treated him, paranoia spread, leading to closures and quarantines. Although Ebola has infected more than 9,000 people in West Africa, killing about half of them, U.S...
Discussion Starter: Cancer Patient Plans Her Own Death
15 October 2014
In The News Portland, Ore.—Faced with aggressive, terminal brain cancer and given less than six months to live, 29-year-old Brittany Maynard plans to take prescribed medication on November 1 to end her life. Maynard’s video about her decision has gone viral, sparking a national discussion..
FREEBIE: Spooky Awesome Trivia Game!
09 October 2014
Hey #YMNation! We’ve got a super-fun game for you to use in youth gatherings during this month. It’s the Spooky Awesome Trivia Game, a powerpoint style game filled with random spooky questions and answers! This is great to use as an icebreaker or as a..
Discussion Starter: Student Fakes Trip Via Social Media
07 October 2014
In The News Amsterdam—For a school project about how the online world is easily manipulated, one design student went to extraordinary lengths. Zilla Van Den Born, 25, said she was going on a five-week trip to Southeast Asia. But after waving goodbye at the airport,..