Tag Archive for sticky faith

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


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...

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5 Reasons To Attend The First Ever...

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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

Helping Kids Navigate Through Crisis

on August 10, 2016 by

How to identify the signs your child is struggling and how to respond in an appropriate way

What Do Young People Really Want In A...

on August 8, 2016 by

Debunking myths about what attracts the next generation

A Different Kind Of Parent Ministry

on July 28, 2016 by

God can use parents—even sleep-deprived ones with snot and food on their shoulders—to build up the next generation of leaders

5 Essential Steps To Clarity In Ministry

on June 30, 2016 by

Clarity is the result of a deliberate journey

3 Keys To Keeping Boundaries In Ministry

on June 17, 2016 by

In fact, it can be incredibly difficult to maintain appropriate boundaries in ministry

4 Essentials In Being The Family Leader

on June 1, 2016 by

“Communication has been the number one thing in our family,” Grammy Award-winning Michael W. Smith

Book: It’s Not Too Late

on May 24, 2016 by

The Essential Part You Play in Shaping Your Teen’s Faith

Flashback: Why College Students And...

on May 24, 2016 by

What is needed to bridge that gap between the youth and the church?

Family Ministry……

on May 23, 2016 by

…..is not “Family” Ministry

Teen Social Media Users More Likely to ...

on May 21, 2016 by

This attitude runs counter to most religious traditions and, according to researchers, shows a level of non-commitment.

Extremely Eyeopening Testimonial About...

on May 12, 2016 by

An article from guest author Adam McLane

Top 10: “Must Reads For Family &...

on May 11, 2016 by

JrHigh UthGuy

How To Know If Your Teen Is Ready For A...

on May 9, 2016 by

Maybe other parents don’t see it this way but they don’t have to live with the consequences

How Orange Has Change Our Children’...

on May 4, 2016 by

There has also been a noticeable change in the young family core group in our church

Flashback Values: How The Catechism...

on May 4, 2016 by

Question one of the Catechism shapes our whole existence…we belong to Jesus and not to ourselves

Don’t Miss It – Know Your Kids…...

on May 2, 2016 by

by Reggie Joiner

Leading Change Up, Around, And...

on May 2, 2016 by

OC16: Notes from Rachael Sibcy from Frank Bealer’s OC16 Presentation

52 Ways To Connect With Your Smartphone...

on April 30, 2016 by

How to Engage with Kids Who Can’t Seem to Pry Their Eyes from Their Devices!

Understanding Why My Teenager Hates Me

on April 30, 2016 by

You may have wisdom to offer, but it will miss the mark without a rich combination of context and empathy

Sticky Faith Launch Kit

on April 17, 2016 by

The FYI team has developed a proven process to help you lead change in your ministry

Flashback: Starting A Sticky Faith Youth...

on April 1, 2016 by

10 Tips for Starting a Sticky Faith Youth Ministry from Scratch

How To Become One (Church) Family...

on March 29, 2016 by

All of us, regardless of where we are in that transition, could use help because we never arrive

What Does It Mean To Partner With...

on March 21, 2016 by

Orange Leaders Blog

The Shame Culture

on March 16, 2016 by

David Brooks

What Is The Sticky Faith Cohort?

on March 9, 2016 by

“Sticky Faith isn’t about programs; it’s about changing culture.”

Chick-fil-A ‘Cell Phone Challenge&...

on March 2, 2016 by

“Family Challenge” and here’s how it works: Turn all family cell phones to silent and place in the cell phone coop

Time, Fear, And American Youth Ministry

on February 19, 2016 by

The single biggest change I noticed when I finished seminary was the change in the use and availability of time

Today’s Teens Are Better Than You,...

on February 16, 2016 by

Comparative data about risk-taking behavior among teenagers in every year back to 1972

Why And How Our Family Sets Goals...

on February 9, 2016 by

Kara Powell

Phantom Community: What’s the Power of...

on February 9, 2016 by

“Someday, someday soon, but certainly not now, I’d like to learn to have a conversation.”

How We Unknowingly Sabotage Short-Term...

on February 9, 2016 by

We sabotage our short-term mission trips by not thinking through how our work affects the locals hosting us

FREE Chapter: Sticky Faith Service Guide

on February 9, 2016 by

leaders and students must spend more time before, during, and after service projects preparing

FREE Workbook: Building Your Family’s...

on February 9, 2016 by

Will help you plan for your family’s future in five steps. Great to send to parents in your Church

What Does Youth Ministry Have To Do With...

on January 25, 2016 by

3 things that matter in ministry with youth that have a direct impact on the faith of adults

Have You Sent A College Student A Care...

on January 18, 2016 by

College students who have contact with their youth leaders from their church tend to have Sticky Faith

“The Fallout From Over-Programming...

on December 14, 2015 by

Part 1

Over-Scheduled Children And The Freedom...

on December 14, 2015 by

Part 2

“Five Practical Step For Parents In...

on December 14, 2015 by

Part 3

How Do I Help My 13-Year-Old With Social...

on December 12, 2015 by

Brad M. Griffin

What Does It Take to Be a Good Father?

on December 8, 2015 by

Interview with Josh McDowell

Book Review: Right Click, Parenting in a...

on December 4, 2015 by

Rachel Blom

Why Technology Is The One Area Of Our...

on December 3, 2015 by

Kara Powell

Free Chapter: Right Click

on December 3, 2015 by

A New Sticky Faith Resource Avaible Now

Families And Digital Media: A FREE Live...

on December 3, 2015 by

Find Ideas and strategies for parenting kids and teenagers in a world saturated with digital media

Parents..Here Are 5 Reasons You Should...

on November 20, 2015 by

Greg Stier

Keep Talking, Even When They’re Not...

on November 18, 2015 by

Research tells us the four main influencers in a teenager’s life are their parents, their peers, their community, and society.

17 Steps That’ll Make Families Want To...

on November 11, 2015 by

You’ll make your ministry sticky for kids and their families — so they’ll keep coming back!

Doug Fields: Intentional Parenting...

on November 11, 2015 by

10 Ways To Be An Exceptional Parent In A Quick Fix World

Sticky Faith Family Training [DVD]

on November 10, 2015 by

Includes five short films and discussion guide

How Working Parents Share the Load

on November 10, 2015 by

2-parent households in which both parents work full time now 46%, up from 31% in 1970

Benefits Of Family For Children And...

on November 3, 2015 by


A New Vision For Balancing Family &...

on October 27, 2015 by

by PhilBell

Cyber Seniors: Connecting Gennerations

on October 27, 2015 by

A humorous and heart-warming documentary

How Serving Changes Kids

on October 24, 2015 by

Giving kids opportunities to serve through childhood is one of the biggest ways to help them grow in faith and character

Ministering To The Needs Of Parents

on October 9, 2015 by

Parents play not just a central role, but they play the central role in their kids’ spiritual development

Team Up! How To Become An Expert In...

on October 8, 2015 by

It’s essential that we comprehend the greater influence of time that parents have with their children

What To Do When Your Child Doesn’t...

on October 7, 2015 by

Kara Powell

The Smartphone—Today’s...

on October 7, 2015 by

socially retarded…Face-to-face conversations are becoming much more difficult for young people today