Tag : Transitions

Young Adults in Action: Adulting

In the search for that “adultier adult”, let’s take the opportunity to grow the whole Child of God. Continue reading

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Transitions Skits: Relating to Others

A collection of four relational-themed skits, ages junior high to young adult. Continue reading

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The Blessed Adolescent Mind

Try these ways to overcome the negative vibes often associated with adolescence. Continue reading

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The Transitional Road from High School Senior to College Freshman

How can you help high school students successfully transition into college life? Continue reading

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Breaking the Ice without Sinking the Ship

There are always options when it comes to incorporating newcomers into a youth program. Continue reading

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The Eighth Grade Transition

As we intentionally do some of these things, more students remain connected as they transition into high school. Continue reading

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Parenting Point: Be Glad for What We Have

The years fly by and we have fewer than 7,000 days from the time a child is born until he or she turns eighteen. Continue reading

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When They Don’t Come Home: A Story of Rural Ministry

“Most of my youth group kids won’t return home after college, and even though I love them and would love for them to return, I’m okay with them not returning.” Continue reading

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Servin’ Lovin’ Praisin’: Kidnapping the Eighth Graders

Servin’ Lovin’ Praisin’: Kidnapping the Eighth Graders

Today I want to offer an idea that can help get your newly confirmed youth interested in high school youth ministry. Continue reading

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Servin’ Lovin’ Praisin’: Love Your Seniors!

Servin’ Lovin’ Praisin’: Love Your Seniors!

A very popular way we have chosen to bless our senior youth in our church is with senior quilts. Continue reading

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