3 Ways to Make the Most Out of Christmas in Youth Ministry

The Christmas season provides us with a rich opportunity to foster a greater love for Christ and the lost within students. Yet it...

4 Simple Ways to Be a More Effective Speaker

I’ve been speaking to teenagers for almost three decades now, during a third of that time I was a preaching pastor as well....

Methodist Church Embarks On Tour To Push The ‘Real’ Meaning Of Christmas

The tour message centers upon the true meaning of Christmas Amidst the noise and chaos of the Christmas season, it can be easy to lose...

Keeping Your Family Focused on Christ During the Christmas Rush

So it’s Christmas! It’s a time for joy & celebration, family & faith… …and three white elephant parties, two cookie exchanges, six performances of...

Dear Teenager: Life Is Hard, and God Is With You

Dear Teenager, I hope this isn’t too blunt or really, perhaps, too obvious: Life hurts. But surely you know this by now? Have you...

What is a Third Space Missionary?

The idea is simple. People live in at least three spaces. Domestic Space. This is there home. It’s where they live with their family. It’s private and...

NFL Player to Hometown Churches: What Are the Needs of the Youth?

Josh Norman, a cornerback for the Washington Redskins, has a pretty simple—though hardly easy—job: Shadow the opposing team’s best receiver and prevent him...

Don’t pray alone, act in faith to receive from God, Rev Raphael charges Christians‬

Rev Akinlolu Raphael A minister of the Gospel and faith preacher, Rev Akinlolu Raphael, has admonished Christians to, after praying, act in faith, as this,...

Pay Attention to What Your Teenager Is Trying to Communicate—Not What They’re Saying

Teenagers have a tendency to exaggerate. Whether this tendency comes out in harsh words or sulky behavior, it is something most teenagers struggle with. For...