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By Sean Wolfington: (A friend of mine who has one of the biggest hearts for kids.)

Our new film, SOUND…

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New Year’s Prayer

on December 24, 2019 by

New Year’s Prayer

By George Lockhart

As the new year approaches, here are a few questions I like to pray through:

How did the…

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3 Thoughts On The Star Of Bethlehem

on December 17, 2019 by

3 Thoughts On The Star Of Bethlehem

By, George Lockhart

It was a starry night, like most others, with one exception; there was…


Helping Families Survive The Christmas Frenzy

on December 16, 2019 by

The Care and Feeding of our Souls

Everybody knows that this is a busy time of the year. Shopping, decorating, concerts, parties, etc….

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God The Original Gangster Wrapper

on December 3, 2019 by

God The Original Gangster Wrapper

By George Lockhart

Like Adam and Eve, we try to cover up and hide, but God will…

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Culture: Overreaction Or Interaction?

on November 9, 2019 by
Overreaction or Interaction? Flashback Post…

By Jonathan McKee

“I don’t know why you spend any time looking at pop culture. All you need…


The Discipline Of Decreasing

on November 9, 2019 by

The Discipline Of Decreasing by George Lockhart

I must decrease, He must increase. John 3:30

God is the only One anyone should be completely…


Infringing Desires

on January 31, 2019 by

By: George Lockhart

“Therefore do not be anxious, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’”



God Don’t Make junk

on November 5, 2018 by

God Don’t Make Junk

By George Lockhart

“For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you,…


Fruit Connection

on September 15, 2018 by

Fruit Connection

George Lockhart

A Christian is meant to stay connected to Christ just as a branch is connected to the vine. There is…

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Everyday Worship

on September 13, 2018 by

Everyday Worship

By George Lockhart
God sees us all the time and everywhere we are is training ground for the work of The Lord….


Parenting Middle Schoolers

on March 26, 2018 by

More Than Just Surviving This Transitional Phase

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How We Can Reach Students In A Post-Christian Culture

on February 7, 2018 by

How We Can Reach Students In A Post-Christian Culture

By: Steven Kozak
My guess is that, like me, you have been there. That time when…


Soul Provider

on November 27, 2017 by

Soul Provider

Youth Doing Ministry

I believe that it’s our desire as youth workers to see and encourage our students to do ministry. As…

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RIP Joel Stigale: Youth Ministry Legend

on August 16, 2016 by

Well done, good and faithful servant!

It was an honor to work with Joel for so many years with Miami…

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Join Us At The First Ever Open Atlanta Next Month!

on March 23, 2016 by

April 9th

@ Candler School of Theology

Hear George Lockhart from The Youth Culture Report talk: “Creatively Communicating Christ”

What is Open Atlanta? Open Atlanta is…

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How Is Your New Year’s Resolution?

on January 22, 2016 by

New Year’s Street Wisdom

by Victor Manuel Labrada

Some New Year’s street wisdom for y’all from someone who lost 75 pounds, gained 40 then…


Back To School Basics

on August 27, 2015 by

by George Lockhart


A sermon from a couple years ago but the principles still apply. Hope this helps students to live as #ONESENT…

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How To Reduce Teen Sexual Activity

on December 1, 2014 by

How to Reduce Teen Sexual Activity

Jonathan McKee


A Baptist, a pediatrician, and an executive from Planned Parenthood walked into a bar to…

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In Life And Death…Give Thanks

on November 27, 2014 by

In Life And Death…Give Thanks


“The boat is on fire!!  Do you see it?” That is what I told my wife as we…

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Changing The Trajectory Of Your Youth Ministry

on October 7, 2014 by

Changing the Trajectory of Your Youth Ministry:

From a ministry to students, to students having ministry to the world.

by John Vandervelde


In 1994 Doug…

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on September 23, 2014 by



By Walt Mueller


I think I’m your average looking fifty-six year old man. That might…

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Bold Parenting: Book Review

on February 10, 2014 by

Bold Parenting: Book Review By Mike Liebler

Lars’ goal is to help parents focus on the meaning of “bold” faith and
reevaluate their…


The Growth of Global Youth Ministry

on October 7, 2013 by

Terry Linhart

The Growth of Global Youth Ministry

The growth of Christian youth ministry around the world has been nothing short of phenomenal. In…


Miley…She’s A Wreck…And So Are We!

on September 18, 2013 by


Things I’m learning from Miley Cyrus and about myself.

Here’s a bit George Lockhart wrote for The Youth Culture Report.

No one…


Why Readers of The Youth Culture Report Should Attend The Summit

on September 9, 2013 by


Mark Oestreicher


Let me be blunt about this: I totally dig The Youth Culture Report. I’m constantly recommending it to youth workers. I…

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Celebrating The Capabilities Of Early Adolescence

on August 27, 2013 by

By Adam McLane

YouthWorkers Lessons From The Little League World Series


It’s the bottom of the 5th inning, the score is tied at 4,…

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Growing Pains of the Achy Breaky Heart

on August 26, 2013 by

By Dan Istvanik


“Growing Pains of the Achy Breaky Heart and 4 Other Thoughts About the VMAs


What must Alan Thicke (the father “Growing Pains” and…

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Popular Teen App Spotlight:

on August 26, 2013 by

By:Dave Rozman


In elementary school, I remember being tapped on the shoulder and handed a note. The note had my name on it…

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3 Things Boys Must Know About Sexuality: Part 3

on June 12, 2013 by

By  Aaron Buer



For the last two days I have been writing about how to talk to boys about sex.   Be sure…

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3 Things Boys Must Know About Sexuality: Part 2

on June 11, 2013 by

By  Aaron Buer

Guys Crave Respect

Yesterday I began a series on how to talk to boys about sex.  Boys need much more than…

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3 Things Boys Must Know About Sexuality: Part 1.

on June 10, 2013 by

By     Aaron Buer

God Invented Sex

Most parents are terrified to talk to their boys about sex.  Some…

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Is Warning Teens About Dangerous Stunts Effective: Rachel Blom

on May 15, 2013 by

By     Rachel Blom

Just today I read an article about the so-called ‘cinnamon challenge’, where teens have to swallow a spoonful…

Overreaction or Interaction?

Overreaction or Interaction?

on January 25, 2013 by

By Jonathan McKee

“I don’t know why you spend any time looking at pop culture. All you need to know is in the Bible!”

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard that accusation. Just last week I blogged about the number one song teenagers are listening too and received criticism for even…