They are twitchy (just like the early disciples!) Teens are looking for a cause to live for27 comments
Is it me or is there a growing number of theologically conservative preachers, teachers and seminary students who just seem ticked off all of the time?136 comments
How do we as Christians deal with the whole topic of the "pagan" celebration of Easter verses the Christian holiday of Resurrection Sunday?
Consider the possibility that you could be over-estimating what the Christians you lead really know when it comes to the Gospel.
Every evangelist faces a huge temptation. No, I'm not talking about sexual immorality, nor am I talking about financial impropriety or even pride. I believe that most evangelists, at one time or another, succumb to its evil whisper.
Are you creating total sensory gospel experiences in your youth group? Can teenagers see, feel, taste and, of course, hear the gospel when they attend your weekly meetings? Teens should sense the power of the gospel on at least four levels in your youth ministry
Bad Christian drivers with corny Christian bumper stickers. You rep Jesus, so drive better or scrape it off. TV preachers who wear $3,000 suits, drive Mercedes and beg for more money.23 comments
Today the students of Chardon High School in Chardon, Ohio are in shock. Although details are still coming in, we do know that at least four other students were shot and a suspect is in custody.4 comments
In the crazy "what if" world of impossible scenarios I am convinced that Jesus would be fired within his first few months of becoming a youth leader at the typical church.
What if? What if the Lake of Fire was just outside of Cleveland? What if people went there before they died and not after? What if we could get in a car and drive to Ohio to witness the suffering of the lost firsthand?
"I'm too busy!" Jesus had a packed ministry schedule but he made time to pray.5 comments
Too often, too many of us have negative views of the word evangelism. Sadly, the 2,000 year old practice of evangelism has 2,000 years worth of baggage that comes with it
Embarrassingly I must admit that for the first seventeen years of Dare 2 Share I used prayer as a kind of holy water to sprinkle on my white board strategies.
“It’s the pastor’s job, not mine.”
The Mayans predicted it. Conspiracy theorists have confirmed it. Hollywood even made a movie about it. Could the next twelve months culminate in the end of the world as we know it?