Monthly Archives : March 2006

Devotion: When Life is a Struggle

Devotion: When Life is a Struggle

a devotion for when life is a struggle Continue reading

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Devotion: God is Tempting Me

Devotion: God is Tempting Me

a devotion on James 1:12-14 Continue reading

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Devotion: Who Are You?

Devotion: Who Are You?

a devotion on Galatians 3:26-29 Continue reading

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Apologia: Close to Whom? Celebrating the Lord’s Supper as Lutherans

Apologia: Close to Whom? Celebrating the Lord’s Supper as Lutherans

As we consider the practice of “close communion,” it is helpful to ask ourselves a question: When we celebrate the Lord’s Supper, to whom as we “close”? Continue reading

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Devotion: Hannah’s Prayer

Devotion: Hannah’s Prayer

a devotion on 1 Samuel 2:1-10 Continue reading

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Tackling the Tough Issues: A Guide for Parents

Tackling the Tough Issues: A Guide for Parents

Having “the big talks” with young people can be hard on some parents. We know there are many issues that must be addressed, but how does one get a youth to open up and talk? This article offers some advice to get the ball rolling. Continue reading

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Devotion: Freedom

a devotion on Luke 8:27-39 Continue reading

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Female Bullying – Mean Girls

Female Bullying – Mean Girls

Most women have participated in female bullying at some point in their lives, either as aggressors or victims. This article discusses how adults can recognize trouble before it starts and how they can step in for the spiritual sakes of all the girls involved. Continue reading

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Skit: They Have Their Reward

Skit: They Have Their Reward

From the Youth Ministry Archives: In this short drama, a motley cast of characters discuss what it means to be successful, but only one character gets it right. Continue reading

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Skit: It’s A Meaningful Life

Skit: It’s A Meaningful Life

Rev. Chuck Schlie helps us discover the definition of “meaningful life” in this pithy play. Join two young siblings as they visit the wax hall of has-beens, if you dare! Continue reading

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