Tag Archive for college ministry

Dating: Don’t Waste Your Time

on April 4, 2020 by

Why does the world of dating seem so complicated? It starts with this basic question: what is the purpose of dating? The answer…

Managing Your Back-at-Home College...

on March 25, 2020 by

Some college students bring home additional burdens

Students Can Eliminate Stress By...

on March 16, 2020 by

It doesn’t take much time for the positive benefits to kick in — we’re talking 10 minutes outside in a space with…

Book: Generation Z Unfiltered

on February 21, 2020 by

Facing Nine Hidden Challenges of the Most Anxious Population

Growing Knowledge

on February 18, 2020 by

Reggie Joiner

The Mindset List Of Class 2023

on February 18, 2020 by

What has always and never been true for the class of 2023

U.S. Student Loan Debt Remains at $1.7...

on January 21, 2020 by

Average Student Owed $29,000

Dear Parent Of A High School Senior

on January 14, 2020 by

My son and I will stand at the edge of something unknown, but because of God, we will be full of hope

Helicopter Parenting Negatively Impacts...

on January 3, 2020 by

helicopter parenting continues well into young adulthood and can have devastating impacts on college students.

The Decline Of Religion In American...

on December 23, 2019 by

Young adults (age 18 to 29) are far more likely to have been raised without religion than are seniors (age 65 or…

Campus Ministry: Public School Teachers...

on December 21, 2019 by

How do I live out my faith legally? Does my union
represent my values?

Turning college interview prep into a...

on December 10, 2019 by

College interview prep can be an ongoing excuse to have your best conversations with a high school senior.

Violence & Harassment Against...

on December 2, 2019 by

Here is a list of incidents of violence and threats made against conservatives on campus, or made by leftists in academia, that…

Less Social Media Can Lead To Higher...

on November 25, 2019 by

Teens struggling to keep up academically can considerably improve their grades by cutting back time spent on social media

Flashback: Connecting With College...

on November 21, 2019 by

A great opportunity to continue your ministry with them

Many Millennials Have Positive Feelings...

on November 15, 2019 by

Over 100 million people were starved, shot, and slaughtered by socialist governments

Book: A Biblical Theology Of Youth...

on November 8, 2019 by

Excellent book … those of us who think theologically about youth ministry, and the role of youth pastor, have been waiting for.

Don’t Start A College-age Ministry...

on November 7, 2019 by

We must start with young people, not programs.

Start Up: 4 People You Need To Meet On...

on November 2, 2019 by

These are valuable people on your campus that can help you organize and benefit the ministry

Flashback: Christianity On Campus A Time...

on September 19, 2019 by

How can students to reach their campus for Christ and change the culture if they can’t  articulate their own convictions?

Young Life Voted Off Campus At Duke

on September 19, 2019 by

Private universities don’t have the same obligations under the First Amendment’s free exercise clause that a government entity does.

Why I Wish We Hadn’t Lived Together...

on August 26, 2019 by

We started our “serious” relationship with a lack of commitment

Two Items To Send With Every New College...

on August 26, 2019 by

Sending off a college student for the first time can spark strong—and competing—feelings

Why young people abandoned the faith

on July 27, 2019 by

More and more parents and churches are recognizing that students are not prepared for the challenges that college often brings

Teen Girl And Dad Reel In 700-Pound Tuna

on July 27, 2019 by

After she and her dad took turns reeling it in for 10 hours Friday

How To Help Your Former Teens Grow After...

on July 20, 2019 by

The first two years of their post-high school life has so much change; it can knock them off their spiritual journey

Students Surprised Obama Deported More...

on July 19, 2019 by

We are a nation of laws. Undocumented workers broke our immigration laws.

The One Thing Your Kid Needs Before...

on July 18, 2019 by

Helping your child transition from one phase to the next is never easy

How To Face The Pressure Points Of...

on June 11, 2019 by

I wish I had read this book before I went to college, and would encourage any incoming college students to read it

For The Freshmen Of Tomorrow

on June 11, 2019 by

Six Guiding Lessons for Graduates

Book: Helping Students Follow Christ In...

on June 8, 2019 by

A great  Gospel centered book for youth workers parents and students heading to college

Encouragements For Your Graduate

on June 8, 2019 by

Here are six encouragements for parents to give to their graduate that focus on who they are

75 US Colleges Have Black-Only...

on May 23, 2019 by

Neo-segregation: 43% of colleges surveyed offer segregated residential halls

7 Skills To Teach Teens Before They Go...

on May 16, 2019 by

So, how do you prepare your offspring for adulthood? Here are some suggestions

Campuses Ministries Working Together...

on May 16, 2019 by

EveryCampus ’ initiative, a national multi-organizational coalition focused on gospel movements on every campus in America

 

Inside The College Sex-Crazed Final...

on May 12, 2019 by

In the final days of college, students devise a bucket list of classmates with whom they want to get cozy

3 Reminders For Our College Bound Kids

on April 18, 2019 by

The first version of this article appeared on her blog when Kristen Hatton sent her freshman daughter off to college

Rideshare Safety Tips For Students

on April 15, 2019 by

Don’t get in until your driver answers this question correctly…

Freedom Of Speech On College Campuses?

on April 13, 2019 by

Conservative speaker who was assaulted by protester: ‘This was a warning shot to conservatives’

What to Do When Your Adult Child Is...

on April 9, 2019 by

When an adult child violates our values, makes poor choices, or gets in deep trouble, we often question our parenting abilities

Book: A Different College Experience

on April 8, 2019 by

The gospel redeems the college experience. It tells us there is another way

What Short-Term Thinking Does to Our...

on April 4, 2019 by

Yes, the very students who Mom or Dad intended to give an advantage—thanks to payoff money—now cannot even attend class

Admissions Scandal Is Every Parent’s...

on April 3, 2019 by

Our excessive parenting may not be as obvious and hopefully isn’t illegal. But

First Amendment Protection On College...

on March 26, 2019 by

Donald Trump signed an executive order protecting freedom of speech on college campuses

More Young People Don’t Have A...

on March 24, 2019 by

Just over half of Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 – 51 percent of them – said they do not…

College Admissions Scandal Reveals About...

on March 19, 2019 by

Steven Argue & Kara Powell

Smartphone Addicts’ New Tactic

on March 15, 2019 by

Buy a second phone

College Admissions Cheating Scandal

on March 14, 2019 by

A nationwide scheme to get children get into elite universities.

Have Smartphones Destroyed A Generation?

on March 12, 2019 by

More comfortable online than out partying, post-Millennials are safer, physically, than adolescents have ever been. But they’re on the brink of a…

10 Books That Reveal the Idolatrous...

on March 10, 2019 by

Marxism is not primarily an economic theory. It is primarily a surrogate religion. And it is creeping into the worldview of many…

What Millennials Think About Evangelism

on March 8, 2019 by

“millennials the most evangelism-adverse generation on record,”?

Dear High School Me…..Eating...

on March 5, 2019 by

What My Daughter Would Say to Her Younger Self NoEating Disorder

Flashback: 3 Reminders For Our College...

on February 25, 2019 by

1.Remember Who You Are. 2. Be Mindful of your Soul Holes. 3. Unite Yourself to the Body

Why Generation Z Is Passing On College

on February 19, 2019 by

I plan to be an entrepreneur so I am getting started now, while I’m in school.

Teens Who Attend Church Often Stop Going...

on January 17, 2019 by

Two-thirds of American Christian teenagers who regularly attend worship at a Protestant congregation for at least a year quit going for at…

Better Sleep Can Improve College...

on December 7, 2018 by

As the college semester nears the end, an innovative experiment has shown the benefits of averaging eight hours of sleep for five…

Manufacturers Lack Of Labors Are Turning...

on December 5, 2018 by

I’m 17 years old I have more training than most 30-year-olds. When I graduate, I’ll have a job. “It feels like I’m actually…

Don’t miss these holiday resource...

on November 27, 2018 by

A gift for your church, your ministry, and your home

Parenting My Adult Children

on November 17, 2018 by

No matter what the age of your child you will be able to relate to this touching article

Why Do We Over-Schedule Our Kids…...

on November 13, 2018 by

Families fret over finances for college. But all this craziness comes at a cost to parents and children

Alarming Number Of Teens Using Sleep...

on November 12, 2018 by

Doctors Warn of Potentially Risky Results

Book: How ‘Diversity Ideology’...

on November 7, 2018 by

“The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture.”

More College Students Seeking Mental...

on November 3, 2018 by

Anxiety, depression and panic attacks are sending U.S. college students to mental health clinics in record numbers

Book: Doing Life With Your Adult...

on October 6, 2018 by

Keep Your Mouth Shut and the Welcome Mat Out

#MeToo Is Making Colleges Teach Toxic...

on September 27, 2018 by

Campus programs educating male students about ‘toxic masculinity’ report fresh energy and interest since the #MeToo movement began

college student mental health problems...

on September 20, 2018 by

World Health Organization finds that one in three college students worldwide have a mental health condition

Will You Lose Your Faith In College?

on September 8, 2018 by

Three Ways Not to Wander

Flashback: 3 Reminders For Our College...

on September 4, 2018 by

By God’s grace, knowing the true condition of their hearts and the reality of the world around them will help point them…

Beloit College Mindset List For The...

on August 26, 2018 by

For this year’s entering college class of 2022, human beings have…

11 Books Every Christian In College...

on August 15, 2018 by

Outside of the Bible, of course, below are the eleven books every Christian in college should read (and why)

Three Reminders For Our College Bound...

on August 13, 2018 by

What they need to hear, or maybe these thoughts will help guide you on some conversations before they go

Doing It For The College Resume?

on August 11, 2018 by

Here’s why that isn’t a great idea for our kids

Apologetics

on August 7, 2018 by

Four things you need to now

Senior Takes Graduation Photos With...

on August 7, 2018 by

Makenzie took her Texas A&M senior photos with Big Tex at Gator Country, which is where she was a summer intern

“Parenting Adult Children.” Part 2

on August 6, 2018 by

Be Intentional about Investing in Your Own Emotional, Physical, and Spiritual Health

“Parenting Adult Children.” Part 1

on August 6, 2018 by

An Invitation to Keep the Welcome Mat Out and Your Mouth Shut

Flashback: College Prep

on August 5, 2018 by

What to Expect in Life’s Next Chapter

Adderall Fails To Boost Cognition In...

on July 30, 2018 by

Medications for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), such as Adderall, may not improve cognition in healthy students and may actually impair working memor

Gap Year: Going Deeper

on July 19, 2018 by

Agape Year is a gap year for recent high school graduates who are eager to see God’s justice roll down like waters…

College Prep

on July 18, 2018 by

What to Expect in Life’s Next Chapter

“Soulcraft”: Rethinking The College...

on June 12, 2018 by

The skills of getting into college undermine the confidence to thrive once there

Judge: 30-Year-Old Son Must Move Out

on May 23, 2018 by

There are jobs available even for those with a poor work history like you. Get one – you have to work!

Misuse Of Attention Deficit...

on May 22, 2018 by

There were 156,365 calls to poison control centers for people under 20 who were improperly exposed to ADHD medication

Barna: Spiritual Conversations In The...

on May 9, 2018 by

How Christians’ Approach to Sharing Their Faith Has Changed in 25 Years

Drinking In Adolescence Derails Brain...

on May 2, 2018 by

“When we did this study, we saw that children as young as 12 sometimes start drinking.”

Campus Ministry Link: HS Students To...

on April 27, 2018 by

Connect your high school students to a campus ministry

College Drinking Culture

on April 23, 2018 by

College Drinking Culture In Spain, Argentina, And The USA: An Examination Of Impulsivity, College Alcohol Beliefs, And Alcohol Outcomes

The Power Of A Story In Evangelism

on April 2, 2018 by

Sharing my own story through listening first

College Student Kicked Out Of Class For...

on March 13, 2018 by

A religious studies major was barred from Christianity class at Indiana University of Pennsylvania for saying during class that there are only…

10 Things Your Kids Won’t Learn In...

on March 8, 2018 by

There are things we need to prepare kids for before they go to give them the framework they need to thrive

Book: 4 Views On Pastoring LGBTQ...

on February 13, 2018 by

I felt like it was the first time I was reading something that gave actual direction on possible approaches to ministry

Evolutionist Retracts Key Study On...

on January 10, 2018 by

Scientists’ attempts to find the ‘spark of life’ keep coming up short

Evangelical/Megachurch Churches Are...

on January 4, 2018 by

“It ties you into something that is lasting, trustworthy. And that touches a nerve in our culture.”

Fraternity Life

on January 4, 2018 by

Your Sons Need Your Help Getting Ready for Fraternity Life

Free College Ministry Resources!

on December 28, 2017 by

Free ebook, articles, podcasts & discipleship tools!

The Rise Of The Non-Believing Millennial

on December 26, 2017 by

Pew Research provides a current breakdown of faith among today’s generations

How Do I Know He’s “The One”?

on December 15, 2017 by

3 Questions to Consider

Third Of College Kids Think ADHD Meds...

on October 18, 2017 by

29% of students at nine U.S. colleges thought that stimulant medications, such as Ritalin and Adderall, boost school performance.

Life Norms And The Effects On Faith For...

on October 9, 2017 by

They want to make the most of their opportunities and see a purpose for existing beyond themselves.

Subtle Ways Today’s Culture Has...

on October 9, 2017 by

Culture pushes us to focus more on our appearance than our reality