Combatting one problem might cause another. While we need to take every precaution necessary to protect ourselves and our families, we need to do so in wise and healthy ways that promote the mental well being of our kids.
Youth Ministering when Youth Ministry is Cancelled
Youth Ministering when Youth Ministry in Cancelled. Some tips on how to do youth ministry when regular programming is cancelled. Filled with tons of helpful links, pictures, and downloadable files.
Connecting with our Kids during the Holidays
What are the best habits and routines to connect with our kids? Here are 6 time tested methods to engage and connect with our kids.
Lord’s Prayer in Schools – What are we praying?
Just a couple of days ago, students in Alabama were told they were no longer allowed to pray before their Friday Night Football Game, instead there would be a moment of silence. In an act of bravery, the students stood up and recited the Lord's Prayer. Taking a step back - What are we praying when we pray the Lord's Prayer? Let's take a look!
Breaking the Habit
What are some practical ways to break the habit of pornography?
Pornography Addiction and How to Fight It
What fuels pornography addiction and how can we fight it?
Poisonous Power of Porn
The biggest danger of pornography is that it separates us from God. This separation grows exponentially worse with pornography’s habit forming nature. When a person looks at pornography, a flood of chemicals including Oxytocin and Endorphins are released in the brain that carve out neural pathways that encourage repeated actions. Your brain says, “that was... Continue Reading →
Helping Your Anxious Teen
Here is the handout I did for Helping Your Anxious Teen. I taught this to at a Youth Ministry Conference and to parents in a parenting class. Much of this information is taken from Helping Your Anxious Teen Book. Helping Your Anxious Teen HandoutDownload I hope this information is helpful. If you have any comments... Continue Reading →
Do Not Worry
Above you will find one lesson and sermon I did on the same passage that deals with the Anxiety and Worry. This was in conjunction with my continual focus to speak Biblical truth into teen lives about issues they face.
The Problem of Pornography
Pornography is one of the most dangerous problems in teen culture today! How bad is the problem and what can we do about it?