Going away to college can be exciting, scary, wild, or all of the above. And don't think Christian colleges are always a fail safe alternative. As students trade home life for dorm life, they leave behind their church, their friends, their families--their major networks of support. What should they expect when they arrive on campus?
How to Stay Christian in College is an interactive guide that lets students know what to expect and reassures them that they can attend school and still maintain their faith. Filled with anecdotes, resources, and much more, it prepares, equips, and encourages high school and college students to meet the challenge of living out their faith at school. It examines different worldviews and m ... more
James doesn't allow his fellow believers to crawl along on their spiritual journey, blankies and pacifiers in tow. Instead, he tells us how and why we can grow up to become more like Christ.
A new edition of the original, best-selling Bible studies, the TH1NK: LifeChange series continues the tradition of its predecessor and offers the same promise to younger believers: a life-changing encounter with God.
Great for youth groups or individuals, these books provide students the wisdom and insight they need to lead the church into the future. So read carefully, take notes, and study hard. This in-depth look at the book of James will empower you to grow spiritually and go deeper into God's Word. These study guide ... more
Following Christ isn't easy — especially in high school.
You know full-well the pressures and stress that high schoolers experience today. As if it wasn't hard enough to try to pass A.P. English, make the varsity hockey team, and stay out of trouble, you're constantly hearing about how you need to be a "good Christian." It's not easy.
Being Christian might be tough, but it's worth it. How to Stay Christian in High School is all about handling the temptations and pressures you face every day. There are a lot of teenagers in the Bible who also faced huge issues in their life. Their examples will encourage you to make a difference in your world — to be in the world but not of it.
What does it mean to "walk with God"? What happens when the walk feels more like a sprint? The Bible challenges readers to walk with God, but many students don"t know where to begin. Book two of the updated DESIGN FOR DISCIPLESHIP study series maps out some guidelines for following Christ, walking with Him. Perfect for youth groups or personal study. These books will help readers discover their love of God to every aspect of their daily lives
This outstanding resource contains 40 outlines for individual youth talks and contains suggestions for bringing talks and youth sermons to life--illustrations, object lessons, video clip suggestions, music suggestions and more.
This is a sudy of how to be like Christ. For over 25 years, this series has served as a personal guide to a relationship with Christ for millions of people. Recently revamped and updated, the DFD 2.0 series is a progressive study of Scripture you can do on your own or with a group. All four books take you on a journey with God, guiding you to live for Christ with passion and intensity. In this book you will study the rewards of being a disciple, how to use your abilities for God"s glory, your roles as an ambassador to Christ, and the importance of a Christ-centered worldview. Convenient 5-pack!
Book one of the newly updated, blockbuster DESIGN FOR DISCIPLESHIP series, The Life leads students to a better understanding who God is an what He is like--Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Looking into dozens of Scripture passages, students will discover that the life most worthwhile is a life on-fire for Christ. Perfect for individuals or groups, this study is the first step on a journey with God.
Junior High/Middle School. Each five-session book includes a 14 point plan for customizing your program, a selection of icebreakers, thought provokers, reproducible handouts, and an encouraging how to article from well known youth ministry experts! Each book features 400+ options in each book, 15 sessions with reproducible resources in each book, current topics that can be customized to fit each individual group. Collect all 10 Books in the series!
Providing a format that engages students to discuss real world issues, this book features seventy-five video clips from recent movies you can use to illustrate topics, including summaries of the movie and the clip, start-stop times, and Scripture references.