Tag Archive for sticky faith

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.

Best Business Practices You Need In...

on November 2, 2019 by

We learned to integrate several of the best business practices into our family

Help! My Teen Is Questioning The Faith

on October 19, 2019 by

Here are a few ways we can build homes that allow our children to wrestle with questions of faith

Mistakes You Might Make In Your Next...

on June 19, 2019 by

The real value of family vacations is not in the activity. It’s for your kids to know you’re crazy about them

For The Freshmen Of Tomorrow

on June 11, 2019 by

Six Guiding Lessons for Graduates

5 Spiritual Dangers Of Skipping Church

on April 21, 2019 by

Why skipping church is a really bad idea

Talking Church With Your Teenager And...

on April 20, 2019 by

Encouraging participation over attendance

DYM: Parent Tips Podcast Hosted By...

on April 18, 2019 by

FREE podcasts about youth ministry, youth culture… and now they have me tackling parenting!

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

Who Is Responsible for Children’s...

on April 12, 2019 by

Barna

Book: Within Reach

on April 8, 2019 by

The power of small changes in keeping students connected

How To Talk To Toung People About Doubt

on April 3, 2019 by

A teenager or young adult is going to ask you a tough question about God that you can’t answer…

Silence Is A Hindrance In Kids Faith...

on March 8, 2019 by

I actually would allow my kids more freedom in their high school years to explore and express their questions about faith

Growing Kids, Growing Parents

on March 6, 2019 by

Kara Powell and Steven Argue describe how to parent adolescent and young adult children

How To Help Your Family Grow Together...

on March 6, 2019 by

Guest Post By Kara Powell And Steve Argue

Growing With: A Book Review

on March 6, 2019 by

A Remarkable Parenting Resource

Flashback: How Serving Changes Kids

on March 1, 2019 by

What’s the number one priority our parents list?

Parents: 5 Reasons To Keep Your Kids In...

on February 17, 2019 by

Why it’s important for teens to be involved in a youth group

Beyond The Scrolling….Belonging

on January 31, 2019 by

Seeing the deeper longings behind teenagers and social media

What Teenagers Need From Us More Than...

on January 31, 2019 by

Our kids need a wall of support that doesn’t withdraw or abandon them. Even when they withdraw from us—

Book: Growing With

on January 31, 2019 by

Access a wealth of tools to help you nurture faith and family relationships when you preorder Growing With

The Parenting Marathon

on December 22, 2018 by

Eight Ways to Persevere in the Parenting Marathon

Family Meals Make For Teens Who Eat...

on December 7, 2018 by

Teens and young adults who ate with their family more tended to eat more fruits and vegetables and less fast or takeout…

Don’t miss these holiday resource...

on November 27, 2018 by

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

Grace First

on November 16, 2018 by

The point is – if God was going to say one major thing to us – it is a message of love….

Navigating Emotional Teenagers

on November 5, 2018 by

If you let your emotions lead when navigating your emotional teenager, you will likely cause them to shut down further.

Flashback: Why Youth Stay In Church When...

on October 30, 2018 by

It is converted students who go on to love Jesus and serve the church.

Processing The Tragedy Of School...

on October 29, 2018 by

We know this is not easy, so we’ve put together a few next-step resources you can utilize.

Ministering To Your Grandkids

on October 24, 2018 by

4 Things I want to be for my grandkids

How To Keep The Next Generation in...

on October 17, 2018 by

5 Ways On How To Keep the Next Generation in Church

4 Ways To Partner With Parents

on September 19, 2018 by

… (even when you aren’t one)

Why Americans Go (And Don’t Go) To...

on September 14, 2018 by

SECOND HIGHEST reason US adults attend church is because they want their children to have a moral foundation

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…

Orange Tour: A Huge Gift To Parents

on August 30, 2018 by

Orange Tour is a one-day event in 17 cities…Parent Cue Live is a two-hour experience help parents become more connected to your…

Barna: DevelopIng Teen’s Faith?

on August 14, 2018 by

Parents and Pastors: Partners in Gen Z Discipleship

Leveraging Milestones

on May 30, 2018 by

Making Spiritual Conversations Normal At Home

Book: Spiritual Grit

on May 17, 2018 by

A Journey Into Endurance. Character. Confidence. Hope

Power Of Grandparents

on March 26, 2018 by

Intergenerational is cultural

Gen-Z Relieved to Escape Their...

on March 24, 2018 by

Gen Z are relieved when placed in a situation where they are unable to access their smartphones for several weeks

How To Teach Your Kids To Appreciate God...

on March 16, 2018 by

Be persistent, pray, and then let God be God — who does the work to change lives! Here are some ideas to…

Book: Hearts Of The Fathers

on March 9, 2018 by

Leaving a Legacy That Lasts! There is a fatherhood crisis in America. At the core of nearly all social ills facing America…

The Good Book: For Kids And Adults

on February 23, 2018 by

Explore 40 key Bible chapters that laid the foundation for understanding the entirety of scripture

How To Help Your Children Read The Bible

on February 23, 2018 by

As a parent of five children, as well as a pastor, I’ll share eight that I’ve found helpful

Young Bible Readers More Likely To Be...

on February 23, 2018 by

The biggest factor predicting their spiritual health as young adults is whether they read the Bible regularly as kids

Apologetic Book: The Truth Is…

on February 11, 2018 by

The Truth Is: Sharing The Truth of Jesus with Confidence, Conviction, and Compassion

Helping Kids Keep The Faith

on February 2, 2018 by

Four Research Insights Every Parent Needs to Know

Book: Families And Faith

on February 1, 2018 by

Families and Faith: How Religion is Passed Down across Generations

Building Spiritual Practices In Our Kids

on January 28, 2018 by

Parents, Take Note of the Spiritual Practices Common to Kids Who Flourish As Adults

What Matters Most For Our Family...

on January 26, 2018 by

Of all the factors that influence our kids, family relationship quality impacts a host of outcomes related to their thriving

Will Ferrell Joins #DeviceFreeDinner

on January 20, 2018 by

Will Ferrell Is a Phone-Obsessed Dad in Funny Device-Free Dinner Campaign

#DeviceFreeDinner Conversation Starters

on January 12, 2018 by

Here are six free conversation starters to use during dinner

Developing Faith Skills In Your Teenager

on December 28, 2017 by

Seven tips

Faith Formation In A Secular Age

on December 22, 2017 by

Responding to the Church’s Obsession with Youthfulness (Ministry in a Secular Age

Engaging Youth

on December 22, 2017 by

“When the church engages young people meaningfully, church ministry thrives.”

Reimagining Young Adult Ministry

on December 22, 2017 by

A Guidebook for the Ordinary Church

Sweet Revenge: Insights On Raising Your...

on December 18, 2017 by

Bill Hybels and his daughter shared some things her parents did to help her have what we might call “sticky faith”

Helping Adolescents Work Through Anxiety

on December 10, 2017 by

Lately I’ve noticed a growing alarm about anxiety in our culture. It seems to be wreaking havoc in our live

Biggest Spiritual Influencers On Your...

on December 4, 2017 by

Aristotle: “When we hear music, our very soul is altered.”

Flashback: Helping Parents Train Up...

on October 9, 2017 by

7 great ideas you can use to help parents train their children spiritually

52 Family Dinner Discussions

on September 27, 2017 by

by ParentMinistry

5 Ways To Engage Families As Partners In...

on September 15, 2017 by

Brad M. Griffin

Dear College Freshman: 5 Ways To Stay...

on September 5, 2017 by

Perhaps you already know today’s typical college scene isn’t hospitable toward serious followers of Christ. In reality, it’s quite inhospitable, a spiritual…

Flashback: Why College Students And...

on September 5, 2017 by

The gap between the congregation and the youth ministry is growing, when they graduate all they know is the youth ministry

Values: The Impact Of A Gap Year

on August 10, 2017 by

Many people choose to abandon their faith when unable to defend it against secular humanism and other misguided worldviews

Values: Why Kids Are Walking Away From...

on August 10, 2017 by

Last weekend I met some people who are tackling this reality head on… and I think they’re onto something

Values: Preparing Your Kids Faith For...

on July 10, 2017 by

Five Ways to Send Your Kids to College with Confidence in the Bible

Values: Are Your Students Rooted?

on July 10, 2017 by

So many students who have grown up in our ministries will hit college, desert the faith of their youth

Alone

on April 26, 2017 by

Teens need mentors

Book: Spiritual Parenting

on April 24, 2017 by

This book has been the most useful in understanding how to incorporate faith into the nitty-gritty everyday moments of life within the…

Equip Parents/Grandparents To Be...

on March 30, 2017 by

There comes a point when their children/grandchildren need to learn to grow in their own walk with Jesus; they can not just…

7 Things Youth Need From Their Parents...

on March 15, 2017 by

Parents, you are painting a portrait of God for your children every day….And when your children

Family Dinners And Their Impact Teen...

on January 7, 2017 by

Insights family engagement expert

Leading Teens Toward The Older...

on January 3, 2017 by

Leneita Fix

Meet The Growing Young Heroes Every...

on December 24, 2016 by

At 103 years old and having been the first female physician in this city, Virginia has a lot of experiences to share

3 FREE e-books In Your Inbox

on November 26, 2016 by

Fuller Youth Institute: Become an FYI Insider by joining our community of over 23,000 parents and leaders

Shepherding Teen Identity…Values

on November 23, 2016 by

Students in our ministries are trying to answer the “Who am I?” question. “What is the youth pastor’s role in helping students…

Researchers Have Figured Out What...

on November 20, 2016 by

Hint: It has less to do with programs…

What Parents Need To Say To Their Kids...

on November 20, 2016 by

Based on psychological research, the three healthiest statements moms and dads can make as perform are

4 Ways To Go For Grit Over Grades This...

on November 20, 2016 by

“What do you think matters more—talent or effort?”

5:1 Church Ministry Vs Youth Ministry...

on November 4, 2016 by

Sticky Faith

Book: Parenting Do-Over: 7 Vital Changes...

on November 2, 2016 by

by Jonathan McKee

5 Reasons Today’s College Students Are...

on October 27, 2016 by

Connecting with young people isn’t easy…Kids these days. Snap me, kik me, hundo p v savage RT, what?

A Look At Today’s Youth Culture &...

on October 26, 2016 by

Sermon “Opening Up the Doors of Dialogue In Your Home” by Jonathan McKee

Let’s Make Dinnertime Matter

on October 22, 2016 by

The demands of modern life and workloads continuing to increase…a timely reminder that dinner is more than just a meal

When They Walk Away

on October 12, 2016 by

The right advice at the right time…Their daughter Katelyn was dating a non-Christian. How could that happen?

Flashback: The First Ever National...

on October 12, 2016 by

5 Reasons To Attend…

Does Focusing On Young People Mean...

on October 12, 2016 by

Let us be clear – we’re NOT saying younger people matter more than older people

Leisure Time At Home May Be Best Path To...

on October 8, 2016 by

“The best predictor of happiness for families may be spending quality time together in familiar activities inside the home. And that’s great…

Raising Gospel Centered Kids In A Gospel...

on September 15, 2016 by

Samluce.com

5 Reasons To Attend The First Ever...

on September 13, 2016 by

LegacyCoalition.com

Ministering To Your Grandchild Beyond 80...

on September 13, 2016 by

The Legacy Coalition

Questioning The Wisdom Of The “Bucket...

on September 13, 2016 by

by Wayne Rice

Legacy Grandparenting Summit Nov 15-17...

on September 12, 2016 by

Grandparents with decades of life/faith experience equipped to intentionally, strategically build stronger families and churches!

Flashback: “Moralistic Therapeutic...

on August 31, 2016 by

More teens becoming ‘fake’ Christians

Reclaiming Fatherhood

on August 28, 2016 by

I simply didn’t understand how parents fit into the ministry picture

Meet the Churches Engaging—and Keeping...

on August 28, 2016 by

A study of 250 congregations suggests that engaging youth and young adults has little to do with style and everything to do…

How Community Networks Stem Childhood...

on August 23, 2016 by

Community rallying around the young

Why Doubt Needs To Have A place In Your...

on August 23, 2016 by

It’s not doubt that is squelching young people’s faith…It’s protective parents who shield teenagers from hard conversations that feel too to navigate

A Record 60.6 Million Americans Live In...

on August 21, 2016 by

In 2014, a record 60.6 million people, or 19% of the U.S. population, lived with multiple generations under one roof

What Teenagers Need From Us More Than ...

on August 11, 2016 by

Kara Powell