Posts Tagged ‘articles for teens’

The Battle Baptists Brave

Historically, we as Baptists have been known for Building and Battling. The soul winning and bus ministry and loving people is what building a church is all about. In order to keep building, we have had to battle enemies foreign and domestic. Foe and friend. Sinner and Saint. Battling is not a new concept. It…

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Things That Your Preacher Won’t Tell You

Luke 24:13-32 Here Jesus comes to the disciples, in a disguise… like a big nose, glasses, etc… He walks with them for a little while and after hearing them cry and complain, He preaches to them a little (25-27). They didn’t know it was Jesus. They walked into town, asked Him to stay, he went…

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If not you, then Who?

 Ezekiel  22:30-31  “And I sought for a man among them, that should make up the hedge, and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it: but I found none. Therefore have I poured out mine indignation upon them; I have consumed them with the fire of my wrath: their…

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How to Make It

II Tim 4:1-10 (Vs. 7-8) “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that…

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How To Kill Your Youth Group

Do these statements describe you? Then you may be killing your youth group! 1. Always ask, “Who else is going?” before you decide if you’ll go to an activity. Then you won’t be forced to spend time with people you don’t know very well or don’t won’t to be around.  2. Don’t go if you…

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The Odds are Against You… So What are You Going to do?

The odds are against us as teenagers. Many times, when the world sees a teenager, not so great things come to mind. People will see a teenager and automatically pair them up with many of the wrong worldly activities that many of the teenagers in this world already do. This world is fervently after the…

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Jesus and the “Emo” Boy

Mark 5:1-20 As soon as Jesus steps out of his boat in Gadara, he is met by a young man who has an unclean spirit. We know this man as the Maniac of Gadara, however I would like for you to imagine this young man living in our current day and age. Can you picture…

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The Two Greatest Words a Person Can Say

Hopefully the title of the article intrigues you a little bit. There are many powerful words that would fit wonderfully into the title of the article. I think of the words “I’m sorry.” Think of the number of conflicts that would be resolved and avoided if people would simply learn to say “I’m sorry.” The…

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Watchman, What of the Night?

A Call to Action The Bible says in Isaiah 62:6 “I have set watchmen upon thy walls, O Jerusalem, which shall never hold their peace day nor night: ye that make mention of the LORD, keep not silence.” In Bible days, the cities were walled. A city was vulnerable to an attack if the walls…

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Taking Teenagers to the Next Level

Daniel 1:18-20 Now at the end of the days that the king had said he should bring them in, then the prince of the eunuchs brought them in before Nebuchadnezzar. And the king communed with them; and among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: therefore stood they before the king.…

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