Yearly Archives : 2004

Peanut Butter and Jelly Missionaries

Peanut Butter and Jelly Missionaries

“Grocery store evangelism” isn’t something that takes a lot of training, or effort. In this article, Rev. Terry Dittmer encourages youth workers to live their faith in the most basic of ways and in the most accessible of places. Continue reading

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Missing Relatives

Missing Relatives

Mission work is a rewarding and important aspect of Church life. If you are interested in traveling beyond your borders to share the Gospel of Christ, read on… Continue reading

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A Difference worth Changing

A Difference worth Changing

The differences between people and cultures can be wonderful, but there is one difference that should never be tolerated. In this article, Tiffany Talsma, daughter of missionaries to Nigeria, discusses what she learned about living as a Christian in a different world. Continue reading

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Mind Over Matter

Mind Over Matter

Your mom was right you know, the bube-tube will rot your brain …or worse yet steal your brain cells and time. Fight back; read some books. Continue reading

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Culture, What Culture?

Culture, What Culture?

It is often said that Christians should be in the world but not of the world, but does being in the world really mean watching the latest teen gross-out flick or reading all the gossip magazines? In this article, Rev. Terry Dittmer encourages youth workers to spend more time concentrating on “anything excellent or praiseworthy” instead. Continue reading

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A Whole Lot of Youth Ministry Going On

A Whole Lot of Youth Ministry Going On

In this article, Rev. Terry Dittmer discusses how all our actions should be directed by Christ and toward the honor of God. That’s what makes youth ministry fun, challenging, and ministry. Continue reading

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Maintaining Nutritional Health

Maintaining Nutritional Health

Keeping healthy is vitally important, especially for we Christians. Free in Christ, we are not also free to fight the temptation to neglect our physical well-being. This brief article offers suggestions on how to begin. Continue reading

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Learning First to Crawl

Learning First to Crawl

Early adolescence if filled with many questions that can shake up a young teen’s world. It is essential that this age group find identity in the body of Christ. This article shows how you might help. Continue reading

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Maintaining a Heatlhy Body

Maintaining a Heatlhy Body

The human body, both mind and flesh and blood, work together so intricately that the health of one is affected by the health of the other. While it isn’t important to look like a fitness guru, it is simple good form to show the same concern for your own physical health as you show for your students’. This article shows you how you might begin the process. Continue reading

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On the Edge: What to Do When Facing Burnout

On the Edge: What to Do When Facing Burnout

Encounter the real story of a Church worker on the edge of burnout. Discover how prayer, the Word, dilligence, boundaries and taking time helped one servant regain her sense of direction. Continue reading

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