The Bible is filled with stories of imperfect people… just like us. If you look at the big picture of their lives, you’ll see that it’s often how God used them after they made poor choices that make their stories memorable.
While we live on this earth, we will never be perfect. Our attempt at holy living will not save us, but rather is a result of being saved. It’s not uncommon for students to feel discouraged or even consider giving
Each year in June, Americans celebrate Father’s Day. We grill burgers, give our dads tools or ties or wallets, and we take a moment to celebrate what they mean to us. Depending on their relationship with their dad, for some
Compassion is not something we possess until we demonstrate it to others. It’s an action that shows we care when others are sad, hurt, or suffering. Our students might not have experienced compassion towards them, but when they understand how
Mother Teresa, Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., and many others have made a substantial impact on the world. Although your students might not feel like their influence is as significant, God can use their lives to make a huge impact
Our weaknesses provide the perfect opportunity for God’s strength to be shown in our lives. Sometimes students can only see all of the things they can’t do, but we have the opportunity to show them what God can do when
Here’s a youth group game on the topic of “joy” that includes a lesson based on John 15:11. The main point of the lesson is: God’s joy dwells in you as you dwell in Him.V My daughter’s middle name is
“Influence” can be used for a self-centered thirst for power, but as followers of Jesus, it can also be used in an unselfish way. As Christians, we have the capability of influencing those around us by the way we live –
Here’s a free youth group game that includes a quick lesson on “God’s Love” based on Ephesians 3:16-17. The main point of this lesson is: As you are rooted in your faith, you will experience the fullness of God’s love.
Spiritual growth is an invitation and opportunity for those that follow Jesus. When we think about how spiritual growth happens, the first thing that comes to our minds are the typical habits of going to church, prayer, reading the Bible,