Monthly Archives : November 2009

Book Club: When Kids Hurt, pt. 4

The final section of When Kids Hurt is by far the most applicable and useful for all adults. It is more straightforward than the sections of Clark’s previous book, Hurt. It is where most of the value will lie for readers of…

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Real Outreach: As Easy As 1, 2, 3, …

Real Outreach: As Easy As 1, 2, 3, …

Here are some simple ways that you can say who you are as a believer and what you believe. Continue reading

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Three

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Three

on Gossip Girl, a new song from Britney, sexuality, and God’s plans for us. Continue reading

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Bible Study: Messy Relationships

This Bible study considers Samson and Delilah and Hosea and Gomer and what we can learn about healthy relationships. Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Basics: Girls and Boys, pt. 2

Youth Ministry Basics: Girls and Boys, pt. 2

on working with teenage girls Continue reading

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Book Club: When Kids Hurt, pt. 3

The last four chapters in Part Two of Chap Clark and Steve Rabey’s book When Kids Hurt have a central theme: youth are lonely and stressed. I don’t know about you, but when I feel lonely and stressed, I make bad…

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Road to the Gathering: For All the Saints

Road to the Gathering: For All the Saints

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 As I was watching the New Orleans Saints play in the…

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Bible Study: Paul, Barnabas, and John Mark

Bible Study: Paul, Barnabas, and John Mark

This one-part Bible study considers Paul, Barnabas and John Mark and relationships between friends. Continue reading

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Bible Study: Ruth and Naomi, A Case Study

Bible Study: Ruth and Naomi, A Case Study

This one-part Bible study takes a look at the relationship between Ruth and Naomi and help participants to take a look at their relationships with their mothers. Continue reading

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Organic Mentoring

Organic mentoring depicts a mutual relationship that is developing, dynamic, adaptable, encourages steady change (as opposed to instant change), and allows for interdependency of those involved. Continue reading

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