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The G.I.F.T. Challenge – Session II

Are you looking for an excellent in-depth Bible study for your youth?  The G.I.F.T. Challenge is about having youth “Growing In Faith and Theology.”  A continuation for last week’s post, this is Session II of the G.I.F.T. Challenge.  Click here to find Session I. G.I.F.T. CHALLENGE GUIDELINES – Session II (Weekly – 60 minute session)   The GIFT Challenge is ...

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Youth Ministry Workshop at Southwestern College in Winfield Kansas

Do you work with youth at your church?  Have you ever wondered . . . What does effective youth ministry look like? What does John Wesley’s theology have to offer a  contemporary context for youthwork?  Join us Saturday, Oct. 1 at Southwestern College for a workshop and luncheon for area youth workers. When Grace is The Chauffeur: A Wesleyan Model ...

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Youth Ministry Release form Flea Market

Since the fall is coming up and many of a youth ministry is going to be starting that new academic year of ministry you might be in need for updating your youth ministry medical release & permission forms. I did one of my top-secret search engine tricks and found a plethora of youth ministry release forms for you to check ...

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3 Things to Plug Into for Your Youth Ministry!! YouthWorkerCircuit

We are excited to share that we have partnered alongside some of our team members who have created YouthWorker Circuit! The YouthWorker Circuit is a membership based site that will provide ongoing high quality weekly curriculum weekly strategy emails, live call ins to discuss the current curriculum series and other youthworker needs They are also throwing in a bunch of ...

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The Life of a Disciple in the World 2

The Life Of A Disciple In The World The Seven Deadly Sins Session 2: Pride- The Root of Sin Core Teaching: Pride in the “core” of the Deadly Sins.  We are all affected by it.  It can be THE major barrier to Salvation. Session Goals: This session focuses on the first of the Seven Deadly Sins, Pride.  Students should receive ...

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The Life of a Disciple In The World 1

The Seven Deadly Sins Session 1: Taking Sin Seriously Core Teaching: We were created in God’s image but God’s intention for us has been disfigured by sin.  Human nature was created good, but at the deepest levels, it has been marred by Sin. Session Goals: This session is an introduction to the Seven Deadly Sins.  It focuses on what Sin ...

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Contemplative Lent Worship : Freebie Resource

We did a Contemplative Christmastide Worship resource back in November and people seemed to really like that. So why not put together something similar for Lent. This is designed to be about a 45 minute worship active experience with prayer stations and other meditations. It is totally adaptable if you want to break it apart and use a bit of ...

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Terrible & Funny Fundraising Stories, Winner gets a Free book!

We are running a fun quick contest this week. Use the comments below to leave your best terrible/funny, or both, fundraising stories. To the winner, which will be decided totally objectively by the YWM team on which story we found to be most intriguing, will win a copy of “A Spirituality of Fundraising” by Henri Nouwen newly printed by the ...

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3 Questions : Parent & Teen Program

Building A Philosophy Of Sustainable Youthwork

Last fall I was in bed for a month and a half with a back injury that eventually led to surgery. While I was down for the count, an idea for a new family program came to me. It’s entirely possible that it was a painkiller-induced vision, but when we tried it the first time two weeks ago it went ...

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