Posts Tagged ‘spiritual youth group’

The Pros and Cons of Being a Young Fundamentalist

When I was 15 years of age, I surrendered my life to the Lord, and accepted the call to preach. Before that, I generally saw Christianity as a WWJD or #IAmSecond bracelet, a Bible verse in my Instagram bio, and occasionally making my way to the altar because everyone else in my youth department went.…

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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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How to Pray for your Youth Group

The young people of today are in need of prayer.  While they are fundamentally no different from any other generation, their generation, especially in America, is fundamentally different than any before them.  Today’s youth, by which I mean ages 12 to 20, have grown up in a society that is very illiterate in the Bible…

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Let’s Go Teen Soul Winning

Matt 28:19-20 We have a lot of  teen activities… They are all very fun. I am for them. I think teens need a good balance of fun, fellowship, service and teaching. But I believe one of the most forgotten teen activities we can have is Teen Soul Winning. The job of the Youth Department is to…

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Let’s Get Uncomfortable

Amos 6:1 “Woe to them that are at Ease” Any time God uses the word Woe, He is prescribing some serious punishment consequences for whatever sin he mentions. Here He says “Woe to them that are at Ease”. God had brought the Israelites through so much. Egypt, Wilderness, Promised Land, Battles, Kings, Captivity. And now…

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