Tag Archive for sticky faith

More Hard Questions about God and Faith

on April 16, 2015 by

Students who felt like they had a safe place to be authentic about these doubts actually showed stronger faith across the transition…

Book Review: The Jesus Gap

on April 9, 2015 by

by Rachel Blom

The Best Question In Youth Ministry

on April 8, 2015 by

Youth Specialties Blog

Thoughts On Teenagers Leaving The Church

on April 6, 2015 by


Relationship Help For Busy Parents

on April 3, 2015 by

An interview with Relationship Experts Les and Leslie Parrott


on March 30, 2015 by

Parent Survival Tips for Navigating Prom Invitations

5 Ways To Set Parents Up For The Win

on March 30, 2015 by

Teach your students how to talk to their parents about life

Values: Creating A Culture Through...

on March 24, 2015 by

The reality is that you possess the power to create culture because of what you value

The Importance Of Mom And Dad

on March 17, 2015 by

Parents Have Unparalleled Influence on Their Kids

How Can We Make Teenagers Care About...

on February 12, 2015 by

Their parents must view faith as important

7 Books To Help Develop A Family...

on February 5, 2015 by

If you are developing a broader ministry to families in your church…here are some great resources to help you

Teens Driving Under The Influence…...

on February 2, 2015 by

Can It Be Reduced by Parental and Spiritual Influence?

10 Tips For Becoming A Family-Friendly...

on January 28, 2015 by

By Doug Fields

StickyFaith: 2014 Family Mission Trips

on January 27, 2015 by

Family trips are 4 days and only $129 per person

Not So Popular: Family Mission Trip...

on January 27, 2015 by

In our divided modern culture where our adullts and youth often experience their faith separately, these opportunities increasingly are rare

More God, Less Drugs

on January 26, 2015 by

The more religious a teen is, the less likely he or she is to abuse drugs

Get Your Teenager Talking

on January 26, 2015 by

“The perfect tool for connecting with todays teenagers”-Dr. Kevin Leman

Pope Francis: Families Should Put Aside...

on January 25, 2015 by

“The great challenge facing us today is to learn once again how to talk to one another, not simply how to generate…

Busy Parents Are Your Ministry Too

on January 22, 2015 by

Aaron Helman

Flashback: Religious Teens Are Less Like...

on January 11, 2015 by

Teens With Strong Religious Worldviews More Likely To Avoid Drugs, Alcohol

The Lost Practice Of Catechisms For...

on January 7, 2015 by

…they would be memorized and used for Christian growth and training

New City Catechism For Kids

on January 7, 2015 by

A joint adult and children’s catechism consisting of 52 questions and answers adapted by Timothy Keller

Age of Opportunity: Lessons from the New...

on January 4, 2015 by

by Laurence Steinberg Ph.D.

Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to...

on January 4, 2015 by

by Paul David Tripp

The Only Question In Youth Ministry That...

on January 3, 2015 by

Ownership and perseverance are sustained through life-on-life investment

StickyFaith Guide e-Book On Sale For $2...

on December 29, 2014 by

Until Jan 4


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A New Paradigm for Understanding Youth Culture


on December 22, 2014 by

Art Bamford

When Teenagers Think Porn Teaches Them...

on December 10, 2014 by

Porn is about the closest thing they’ve had to sex education—schools have outdated and uncomfortable sex ed and their parents are absolutely…

The Missing Puzzle Piece When It Comes...

on December 6, 2014 by

Greg Stier

Learn From The Mormons

on December 5, 2014 by

Seven (Mormon) Church Products Can Strengthen Tech-Savvy Youth

Flashback: 3 Common Traits of Youth Who...

on December 4, 2014 by

What is it that sets apart the kids who stay in the church?

Responding to Pornography

on December 3, 2014 by

This is part of an FYI series on navigating digital technology and social media with

Sex & Social Media Roundtable

on December 3, 2014 by

This is part of an FYI series on navigating digital technology and social media with young people

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…

Jonathan McKee’s TV Interview...

on November 21, 2014 by

SEX…. “We need to talk with our kids about this regularly!”

The No. 1 Reason Teens Keeps The Faith...

on November 6, 2014 by

The holy grail for helping youth remain religiously active as young adults has been at home all along…

5 Ways Catholic Leaders Win At Social...

on October 24, 2014 by

A few key things that Protestant Christians might learn from our Catholic brothers and sisters

Can Kids REALLY Leave the Faith After...

on October 22, 2014 by

3 Thoughts On A Faith that “Sticks”

What A Middle School Boy Needs Most From...

on October 20, 2014 by


Bringing Young Families Back To Church&...

on October 16, 2014 by

The first 300 to register will also receive The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family: Over 100 Practical and Tested Ideas to…

8 Must Read Parenting Books

on October 14, 2014 by

Leading your home well matters as much as leading your ministry well

How Youth Doubt is Different Than We...

on October 9, 2014 by

Part 1

Sadie Robertson’s Faith Shines On ...

on October 9, 2014 by

“Duck Dynasty” girl holds on when she feels shot down

A Cell Phone Contract to Help Build...

on October 9, 2014 by

This cell phone contract emerged from the research we conducted for chapter ten: “Home Sticky Home: Making Your House a Hub of Faith”

Parents’ Smartphones

on October 9, 2014 by

Sticky Faith Builder or Breaker?

Bart Campolo’s Doubt And Departure...

on October 8, 2014 by

Tony Campolo’s surprise reaction when his son came out as a humanist

Doubt: 8 Hard Questions About God &...

on October 8, 2014 by

Because it’s not doubt that’s toxic to faith. It’s silence

I Doubt It… Allowing Space for...

on October 8, 2014 by

Brad M. Griffin Kara Powell

Preparing Youth for Doubt

on October 8, 2014 by

Part 2. Preparing youth for doubt (and preparing their parents likewise) is a crucial task for youth leaders as students enter into…

Baylor Professor Disputes Reports Of...

on October 3, 2014 by

…data sources show that across 40 years, church attendance has varied only slightly

What Families Need From Church

on September 29, 2014 by

by Greg Baird

Parent Ministry

on September 15, 2014 by

Who’s the Hero? (Part 3)

Families Marinated In Media

on September 10, 2014 by

limit technology so that it doesn’t sabotage family communication and connection

10 Reasons Why Parents Should Be...

on September 10, 2014 by

Youth ministry is no longer about attracting and entertaining teenagers

You Get What You Are…Modeling...

on September 9, 2014 by

Kara Powell

Dear Kids: Why Wait till Marriage

on September 8, 2014 by

What No One Tells You & What I Wish Someone Had Told Me

Sticky Faith Hangout and Q&A with...

on September 4, 2014 by

A snapshot of the 5-hour Intensive on “Sticky Faith: How to Help Teens Maintain Their Faith Long-Term.”

Professor Breaks Down Why He Believes...

on August 26, 2014 by

Conservatives, on the other hand, are continuously forced to examine their worldview based on what more liberal professors throw their way

Flashback: How Does Your Church’s Time...

on August 13, 2014 by

kids watching 25 hours of TV in a single week Vs 25 hours of Bible teaching from church in an entire year?…

Child Evangelism or Covenant Theology?

on August 6, 2014 by

The Reformed Church has failed to teach its members the implications of covenant theology for their children


on August 6, 2014 by

However, there does seem to be a tendency with the home school/family worship/children in worship emphasis that can turn this good…

Shoot to Kill: The Real Impact of...

on August 5, 2014 by

Are violent video games as bad as they seem in the media?

Cheat Codes: A Quick Guide to Teens and...

on August 5, 2014 by

How can parents get their kids to stop playing games so much and do something more “social?”

The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family

on August 5, 2014 by

Over 100 Practical and Tested Ideas to Build Lasting Faith in Kids

Flashback: A FATHER’S ROLE IN HIS...

on August 2, 2014 by

If a father does not go to church, no matter wife’s devotions, only 1 child in 50 will become a regular worshipper

3 Common Traits of Youth Who Don’t...

on August 1, 2014 by

What is it that sets apart the kids who stay in the church?

Hey, Christian Youth: It Gets Better

on July 31, 2014 by

We must allow and call youth into Christian adulthood and ease their fears of a boring life

Flashback: Sticks and Phones: Preventing...

on July 18, 2014 by

Art Bamford series

How Young is Too Young for Digital...

on July 18, 2014 by

Art Bamford series

A New Look @ Navigating Digital...

on July 18, 2014 by

Art Bamford series

What Students Really Think Of Your...

on June 25, 2014 by

Are You Teaching Grace Or Legalism?

The Mistakes We Make When We “Partner...

on June 17, 2014 by

Spreading what we know about youth culture

The Next Revolution In Family Ministry

on June 17, 2014 by

Instead of challenging the growing secularism among men, the church largely acquiesced—by turning to women

The Science & Art of Story

on June 16, 2014 by

Brad M. Griffin: New Possibilities in Ministry

Stopping Students From Falling Through...

on June 12, 2014 by

1/3 Of Early Adolescents Will Never Get Connected

#1 Mistake Of Christian Parents (Video)

on June 12, 2014 by

Taking your kids to church isn’t enough. It’s what happens in your home will make them who they are

Help Young People Develop Lifelong Faith

on May 30, 2014 by

Give ANY amount to Sticky Faith by June 30th to help us rise to the challenge!

Fuller Youth Institute: 20 Free...

on May 30, 2014 by

What You Need to Know about Life After Youth Group

Six Tips on Preparing for Milestones in...

on May 30, 2014 by

By Kara Powell, Brad M. Griffin

Why Mothers & Daughters Fight And...

on May 22, 2014 by

By Kara Powell

Youth Worker… A discipleship plan...

on May 22, 2014 by

I feel like I’m a terrible father… discipling other people’s families more than our own

Parenting In The Gospel

on May 20, 2014 by

Tedd Tripp

Thing’s I’d Pass Along To...

on May 20, 2014 by

George Lockhart From The Youth Culture Report

Thing’s I’d Pass Along To...

on May 20, 2014 by

George Lockhart From The Youth Culture Report

How Many Students Are Really Leaving The...

on May 19, 2014 by

Are students leaving the church in droves? What can we do to stop the bleeding?

Parents Play Role in Teens’...

on May 14, 2014 by

Misuse and abuse of prescription drugs is one of the fastest growing drug epidemics in the United States

CDC Study: Kids Experience Fewer...

on May 8, 2014 by

Children in foster care had, by far, the worst outcomes

Main Session Notes From The Orange...

on May 6, 2014 by

We are going to say YES #OC14

Dad The Adventurer

on April 24, 2014 by

What sort of shared adventures are you willing to embark on with your son?

What Happens when Parents and Kids see...

on April 17, 2014 by

by Benjamin Kerns

Flashback: Involving Parents in Faith...

on April 13, 2014 by

Part 1

Flashback: Involving Parents in Faith...

on April 13, 2014 by

Part 2

Flashback: 5 Reasons Parents in Your...

on April 13, 2014 by

In one breath, you tell parents that they are the primary. . .and then you do little to to equip them

How To Capture The Hearts of Spiritually...

on April 11, 2014 by

…train them to become people who are willing to give up everything to follow Him

Helping Your Kids Discover Their OWN...

on April 7, 2014 by

Parents want their kids to discover their own faith but they don’t want to force faith on them

Young Catholic America: The Faith Lives...

on April 3, 2014 by

If parents make faith important in kids teen years, they will probably keep the faith in their adult years

Over 70% Of Young People Never Read The...

on March 31, 2014 by

The issue we are facing in the UK – where the context is very similar to Australia – is whether Christianity can…

To Keep Teenagers Alert, Schools Let...

on March 19, 2014 by

Teenagers are developmentally driven to be late to bed, late to rise

Teens Who Feel Supported At Home And...

on March 19, 2014 by

“If we’re happy and content,” “we’re much more likely to sleep better than if we’re distressed and anxious and worried.”