In a pluralistic culture filled with numerous voices and worldviews, how can we help our students more clearly understand, explain, and defend their Christian faith? The 17 lessons in LIVE Apologetics will equip teenagers to do just that! LIVE Apologetics will equip and encourage your students to clearly and effectively explain why they believe what they believe. And […]
Carl Honoré is an award-winning Canadian journalist and international best-selling author of “In Praise of Slow: How a Worldwide Movement is Challenging the Cult of Speed”, a book that examines our compulsion to hurry, and chronicles a global trend toward putting on the brakes. An engaging, incisive and humorous speaker, Honoré builds a compelling case […]
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I asked Pastor Aaron Schuler if he would share the packet that we handed out to students this weekend to assist and guide them through the 4-hour Face-to-Face time.
This YouTube clip shows an interesting activity using only pencils, water and plastic bags to illustrate God’s incredible love and grace. Use this as an interactive activity or a visual aid.
A few weeks ago we began this series fueled by one of my students. Before you read today’s post, make sure that you’ve read part 1 and part 2. Today we conclude our series with a look inside. This whole discussion has caused me to look into my own life. I hate it when my […]
I was recently asked — as in a mere few hours ago: “How do we disciple students?” It was an adult leader who was really impressed by the caliber of students here with us at the Face-to-Face Retreat this weekend up here in Medora, ND. The Face-to-Face Retreat is hosted by the New Song student […]
Our friends over at CYMY (Center for Youth Ministry Training) posted a great article on scheduling and time management today. Have trouble staying ahead of the game in the annual streams of activity that ministry takes you on? This is a must read… Your ministry needs a maintenance calendar just like your car does. When […]
Three weeks ago I started a series fueled by a post written by one of my students. Then I had back surgery — with complications — and wasn’t able to continue it right away. So go ahead and give part 1 a read, then we’ll continue our look into the moralist movement. – Derick Brown No […]