Issues that circulate through the news media and blogosphere often present important questions about how Christians should think and live. In October’s issue of Engage, read three Christian responses to headlines about the NFL and domestic violence. Print the downloadable lesson to jump-start conversations with your youth.
Human trafficking. Poverty. The environment. Many issues ignite youthful passion to make the world better. How do we help young people unite the Gospel with their real passion for change?
This week we’re we’re reflecting on the gifts that a small church offers its young people. LaThelma C. Armstrong writes about her experience at the conference on Youth Ministry in Small Churches, and Rev. Abigail Visco Rusert reviews The Gifts of the Small Church by Jason Byassee.
Committed to integrating theology and practice, The Institute for Youth Ministry collaborates with church leaders, congregations, and scholars to cultivate fresh thinking and imagination for ministry with young people.