5 Rules for Using Online Tools in Young Adult Ministry

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Social networking can be a powerful tool for building community in your young adult ministry. The Internet continues to push the limits of what ministries are able to do online, which is a wonderful thing. It can also be a bit overwhelming, with hundreds of social networking sites available now and increasing daily. With all of [...]

Promotional Videos for “Productive” and “Let Hope In”

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   You asked for it, you got it. While these videos have been available on our YouTube channel for some time, many of you have asked for a downloadable version on the blog. So without further ado… Click on the images  to download the “Productive” and “Let Hope In” videos. Blessings!  

Tuesday is For Tips: What’s the most effective way to do evangelism with young adults?

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The simple truth of the gospel does not change—Jesus Christ, the Son of God, died as a sacrifice so that we might be put in right relationship with God. Though this truth is timeless, we must always evaluate the presentation of that truth to make sure it’s connecting in a culturally relevant way. There are [...]

Overcome, Session 3: Hope for the Barren Heart

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In the bleak mid-winter of your soul, God plants a garden of faith. by Aaron Householder Fear is natural. Faith is supernatural. When we don’t understand and can’t overcome, we react in fear. It’s a natural response of humanity. Our fear may paralyze us in depression or indecision. Or our fear may motivate us to [...]

Connected, Session 2: Are You a Faith Snob?

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by Jason Hayes One of my greatest desires is to be humble. When people hear the word humble, I want them to immediately think of me. I want to become the national spokesman for an organization that’s about humility. In fact, I’m hoping to get a large statue of myself erected in downtown Knoxville, Tenn., [...]

3 Ways to Deepen Your Young Adult Bible Study

Kiddie pools are for kids. Young adults are looking to dive in, head first, to all the hard-to-talk-about topics, tough questions, and thought-provoking Scriptures. Meeting this need requires preparation. Beyond the actual discussion, here are a few practical steps you can take to create a culture of depth surrounding your Bible study time. Environment matters. [...]

Connected Session 1: He’ll Come Running

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The amazing race of a father and his son, and how it demonstrates God’s undying love for you. by Pete Wilson There’s a dangerous temptation many of us face when we think we’ve got God all figured out. I’ve noticed that I tend to get myself into all kinds of trouble when I make assumptions [...]