Monthly Archives : October 2009

Young Adults in Action: Liz’s Story

Young Adults in Action: Liz’s Story

Liz shares the story of how her life was changed through volunteer service Continue reading

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Devotion: Lost Sheep to Shepherd

Many have heard the parable of the lost sheep (Luke 15:1-7), but have you ever heard the story of how the sheep got lost? Continue reading

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Can I Use It?: Still More High School TalkSheets

Can I Use It?: Still More High School TalkSheets

This is is a great resource for anyone looking to teach a group of high school students! Continue reading

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Devotion: God’s Love is…BOLD!

Devotion: God’s Love is…BOLD!

a devotion on Luke 10:38-42 and John 11:17-27 Continue reading

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Real Outreach: A Little Church

Real Outreach: A Little Church

“Jeffrey, you have a phone call on line one,” our secretary stated. Martha, a well-meaning mother, had called the church looking for the “person in charge of youth ministry.” “How can I help you today, Martha?” “I have a daughter…

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: American Girls

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: American Girls

There has been uproar in the media and blogging community about the recent release of Gwen Thompson, Mattel’s newest American Girl doll. Like all the other American Girl dolls, Gwen has a story line. Gwen is homeless. After she and her mother…

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Bible Study: Visiting with Angels

Bible Study: Visiting with Angels

A Bible study series on angels, perfect for Advent. Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Basics: Living Good Stories

Youth Ministry Basics: Living Good Stories

In the past few months and years in the youth ministry blogosphere, it seems as though there has been a debate about the value of youth retreats and youth gatherings. Especially with the state of the economy, people wonder if…

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Road to the Gathering: I Need More Help!

Road to the Gathering: I Need More Help!

“But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in His name. -John 20:31 “I Need More Help!” As you are registering for the Gathering,…

Comments Off on Road to the Gathering: I Need More Help! / 12 View / October 20, 2009

Skit: Born to Set Us Free

A Christmas drama. Continue reading

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