Monthly Archives : April 2011

On Campus: My Future

On Campus: My Future

On a Christian Campus This, the spring semester of my freshman year, is a rather stressful time. I’ve officially declared my major. I’m making plans for spring break. I’m trying to find a job for the summer. I still need…

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Betwixt: The (Unexpected) Joys of Middle School Ministry

Betwixt: The (Unexpected) Joys of Middle School Ministry

Sometimes, in the midst of our biggest struggles and most unbearable pains, God gives us a little glimpse of something incredible–our whisper of hope in a time when things seem the darkest. Continue reading

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Bible Study: Let’s Talk…The Future

Bible Study: Let’s Talk…The Future

This one-part Bible study looks at the story of Joseph throughout his life to see how God was leading him and how God still leads us today. Continue reading

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Book Review: C.S. Lewis’ Space Trilogy

If you find reading theology to be a good cure for insomnia, you aren’t alone. As much as we love the Lord and are grateful for what He has done, is doing, and will do for all of creation, wading…

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Navigating College Ministry

For many churches college ministry seems like a daunting challenge. However, ministry targeted to college students is not and should not be optional. Continue reading

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Game: Quick Easter Ideas

Game: Quick Easter Ideas

Type/Purpose: Ideas, Seasonal—Spring Continue reading

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Game: Group Bags

Game: Group Bags

Type/Purpose: Ball/Throwable Objects, Community Builder, Outdoor Continue reading

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Six Skits for Lent

Six Skits for Lent

Lent 1 – Fear A young man named Paul faces a major obstacle and learns about fear in the life of a Christian. Lent 2 – Suffering A family listens to the evening’s newscast and wonders how to respond to…

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Skit: Humility

Skit: Humility

A couple guys play basketball and learn about humility and greatness. Continue reading

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Physical Pain vs. Emotional Pain

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Physical Pain vs. Emotional Pain

Does the emotional pain of a breakup trigger the same parts of the brain as physical pain? What does this mean for working with youth? Continue reading

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