Every fall several video games come out that have huge implications in youth ministry; this fall is no exception! The question is: are you aware of the power of video games? Here are a few stats you might not be aware of…
- 65% of all US households play video games
- 2 out of 5 gamers are female
- 18 hours is the average time spent per week by gamers playing video games
So, if the majority of households in the US have video games, and 2 out of 5 gamers are female, and the kids who are playing games are on average spending 18 hours a week playing them, shouldn’t the church be a little more vested in them and tap their redemptive potential? Can video games teach us anything? Everyone does sermon series on movies, what if you did a series on video games?
Here are 4 titles that your kids will be playing and what you need to know about them:
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