During my freshman year of high school, a student in our youth ministry took her own life. It shook me and a number of the other students to the core. I couldn’t understand what had brought Bailey to the point of believing her life wasn’t worth it anymore. I thought, If she had Jesus in […]
I recently read about a book by Michael Servetus which caused an uproar in the Medieval church. Servetus (1553), contested the theological ideas of John Calvin which supported the concept of the Triune nature of God. In an effort to squelch the heresy of Servetus, Calvin and others sought to jail the author and burn […]
A good portion of our youth groups are of the opposite gender and we need to intentionally think, plan, and process ways to love these children of God. How do we intentionally and carefully show love to the opposite gender in our youth groups?