Tag Archives: Youth Ministry

The Sad Mathematics of University Life for Many Young Christians (Video)

In this presentation before an audience of Summit Worldview Ministry supporters, J. Warner Wallace describes the difficult series of factors that meet young believers as they enter their high school and university years. For more information about Summit Ministries and their amazing two-week immersion experience for students, please visit their …

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The Challenges Facing Young Christians In University (Video)

In this presentation before an audience of Summit Worldview Ministry supporters, J. Warner Wallace describes the secular worldview waiting for many young Christian believers as they enter university life. For more information about Summit Ministries and their amazing two-week immersion experience for students, please visit their website. To see more …

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How to Prepare Your Kids to Engage the Culture (Podcast)

In this rebroadcasted radio show from Stand to Reason’s weekly podcast, J. Warner Wallace talks about how to effectively train your kids, then he answers a question about facts and discusses “choosing your jury” and how to study your Bible forensically. To listen to additional Stand to Reason podcasts, please …

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When Teens Wish They Could “Unpost” (Interview with Jonathan McKee)

Have you ever regretted something you posted on social media? Don’t feel bad, 57% of Americans who use social media have posted something they regret afterwards. And that’s just adults. Now jump into the brain of a 10-year-old. Yes, a 10-year-old. Nielsen research labels age 10 the “mobile adoption sweet …

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How to Avoid An “Atheist Ambush” in University

If you’re a Christian, you already know the sad truth. Someone in your family (a son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, niece, or nephew) has already walked away, in spite of all the years you spent raising them in the church. I believe we can change this alarming trajectory, but we have …

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How to Protect Your Students from Bad Ideas (Interview with Jeff Myers)

My friend John Stonestreet often says, “Ideas have consequences, and bad ideas have victims.” No truer statement has ever been made, because no time in American history has presented young Christians with more ideological risk. You already know this if someone in your family is attending university. But while it’s …

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Awana Is Poised to Equip the Next Generation

When my daughters were young, they attended Awana at a local church in our community. They were eager to participate, and they were blessed by the commitment the program made (and continues to make) to scripture memorization. I bet many of you have been similarly blessed by a local Awana …

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Raising The Bar As Christian Believers (Cold Case Christianity Broadcast #91)

In this episode of the Cold-Case Christianity Broadcast, J. Warner continues his comprehensive description of the difference between teaching and training by articulating the need for parents and youth leaders to expect more from their children and students. Our kids can typically learn more, engage more deeply, and understand more …

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