FREEBIE: “Kids of September 11 Parents Determined to Honor” Discussion Starter
09 September 2016
In the News New York—On the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, young people who lost a parent that day are displaying optimism and resilience. More than 3,000 children under the age of 18 lost a parent on September 11, 2001, and more than..
FREEBIE: Romans from “Pierced: The New Testament”
06 September 2016
Just Released! Pierced: The New Testament A New Testament Reading Experience by Students, for Students The Bible is way more than a book—for so many, for so long, it’s been the doorway into a new life full of meaning and adventure and freedom. But for students,..
FREEBIE: “Quarterback Takes Heat for Taking Seat” Discussion Starter
02 September 2016
In the News Santa Clara, Calif.—To protest racial inequality and oppression, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the pre-game national anthem. Kaepernick, who’s biracial, says he’ll continue doing that until he feels “like that flag represents what it’s supposed to..
FREEBIE: “Lochte Charged With Fabricating Story” Discussion Starter
26 August 2016
In the News Gainesville, Fla.—The reputation of U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte took a dive after he “overexaggerated” a robbery story in Rio. Now Brazilian officials have charged the 12-time medalist with false reporting, which carries a penalty of up to six months in jail..
Don’t Commit These 7 Sins In Your Ministry Lessons
24 August 2016
Chances are about 1/3 of your weekly youth group gathering is dedicated to some sort of lesson, Bible study, or sermon. And whether you use published curriculum or create your own lessons, you have certainly felt the thrill of victory when a lesson goes well..