Tag : In the World

connection and stereotypes

Connection vs. Stereotypes

We were created for connection, yet we have a bad habit of boxing people into stereotypes that separate us from one another. Continue reading

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LCMS Youth Ministry Webinars

Webinar: Today’s Politics – What Do We Say

How to talk about politics with youth and families in this politically-charged election cycle. Continue reading

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Retreat: Black and White and Shades of Gray

Because we desire the simplicity of being able to view life’s issues as black and white, shades of gray make us uncomfortable and create tension for us. This retreat will help you explore these issues with youth. Continue reading

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Skit: Worldly Treasures

Skit: Worldly Treasures

We often feel the need to be surrounded by worldly possessions to survive, yet Jesus tells us in Matthew 6:19-21 that the most important treasures are those we store in heaven. Continue reading

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Skit: Making the Grade

Skit: Making the Grade

A student must choose between denying or supporting her faith in a confrontation with a college professor. Continue reading

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Skit: The One in Charge Knows

Skit: The One in Charge Knows

Imagine three little ones, yet unborn, considering their future in a pretty messed up world. Like them, we lean on the grace of “the One in Charge.” Continue reading

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The Age of Fragmentation: Spiritual Living in the Digital World

The Age of Fragmentation: Spiritual Living in the Digital World

The “digital age” has created what this author calls the “fragmentation age.” Much of our technology allows individuals to disengage from community and pursue their own interests without having to consider the needs of others. How are Christians to cope? Continue reading

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Being in the World

Being in the World

Youth of today have little choice but to be in the world. One of the best gifts we can give is to prepare them for what they might face and equip them with the tools they will need to remain different. 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: What’s It Worth to You?

Skit: What’s It Worth to You?

A game show setting shows just how crazy it is to place too much value in worldly things. Check it out! Continue reading

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