Monthly Archives : December 2005

Making Spiritual Distinctions Detecting the Faith Conditions of Youth

Making Spiritual Distinctions Detecting the Faith Conditions of Youth

From experience, youth workers often know that the spiritual perceptions of youth don’t line up well with a confessional understanding of the Gospel. St. Paul knew this too, which is why he provided us with assistance for making spiritual distinctions to assess where others are in their faith relationship with Christ. Continue reading

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Asking the Scoffer to Leave

Asking the Scoffer to Leave

What should you do with the kid that comes to youth group only to make trouble? The one that never shows any respect and distracts the other youth? Check out this article for one DCE’s perspective. Continue reading

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Filling in the Holes

Filling in the Holes

When teens consistently don’t receive adequate support and sense of belonging, the result is a disruption in normal development. Youth group can help to fill in that hole. Continue reading

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