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,..
Discussion Starter: Quarterback Takes Heat for Taking Seat
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..
Relational Ministry in an Over-Connected World
01 September 2016
“Isolated in a world full of connection.” This is how a student described herself to me last week in our small group. She was sharing how she feels like all of the ways we “show ourselves” to the world just creates an illusion of perfection,..
Sneak Peek! Pierced: The New Testament
31 August 2016
Novel-like New Testament Created for Teenagers Group Publishing will release Pierced: The New Testament, a fresh approach to Scripture-reading for teenagers and young adults, on September 1, 2016. According to a recent study by Pew Research Center, 80% of 18- to 29-year-olds are reading more..
Discussion Starter: Lochte Charged With Fabricating Story
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..