Discussion Starter: Monteith’s Mom Addresses “Horrendous” Loss
02 August 2014
In the News New York—One year after Glee actor Cory Monteith died of a drug overdose, his mom said she’s finally “beginning to accept it.” Calling her son’s death “horrendous,” Ann McGregor said she couldn’t even look at a picture of him until a few..
Discussion Starter: Instagram User Claims Size Discrimination
22 July 2014
In The News Chillicothe, OH—After 19-year-old Sam Newman posted “body love” selfies on Instagram, her account was disabled—because of her size, she claimed. The social media site later apologized, saying it made a mistake, and reinstated her account. Newman, a former bullying victim who engaged..
FREEBIE: GAME FROM ABSURD HOLIDAY GAMES VOL. 2
18 July 2014
Fun is one of the most powerful tools in youth ministry. That’s what Absurd Holiday Game Pack Volume 2 — the newest Absurd Holiday Game book by Kenny and Elle Campbell — is all about. For instance, September is National Baby Safety Month. Who knew?..
Discussion Starter: Central American Kids Flock to U.S. Borders
14 July 2014
In The News Austin, Texas—Thousands of unaccompanied minors, sent here by desperate parents, are at the center of America’s latest immigration crisis. Since October, more than 52,000 children have been taken into custody while trying to seek asylum. Most are from Central American countries, which..
FREEBIE: New LIVE High School Lessons
11 July 2014
Have you heard?! We launched a brand new version of LIVE High School Curriculum this week! It’s everything you LOVED about the original LIVE High School NOW with 144 ALL-NEW LESSONS. All 144 lessons are BRAND-NEW with a Jesus-centered lens and a streamlined format to help..