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Take it from Bonhoeffer — there is no ‘Christian youth’

Take it from Bonhoeffer — there is no ‘Christian youth’

For a while, I thought it was like the Loch Ness monster or Sasquatch. People said it existed, but I’d never seen it, and nobody was able to tell me how I could. But finally, I found it, and it was as amazing as I’d imagined.   read the rest

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Youth Ministry Now Lecture, Dec 2013

Youth Ministry Now Lecture, Dec 2013

This my lecture from Yale Divinity School’s Youth Ministry: Now series on the children of divorce.

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Youth Ministry as Magical Technology

Youth Ministry as Magical Technology

The room was packed with excited youth workers numbering in the thousands. The lights dimmed and the spotlight moved to the left side of the stage to flood a man in his late thirties in jeans and button-down shirt. On the multiple screens behind him, in a cool font, his name was displayed, and below

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