In Their Corner: Where to Begin

You have to know by now. Doing the math, you know parents have more hours of influence in the lives of teens than you. Experientially, you've seen the struggles of teens who get fired up at church only to be sh...

Faith on the Road to Victory

Redemption: A Rebellious Spirit, a Praying Mother, and the Unlikely Path to Olympic GoldBryan Clay with Joel KilpatrickThomas Nelson, 2012, 224 pp., $24.99Running for My Life: One Lost Boy's Journey from the Ki...

The Trouble with Love

God loves us, but most of us have no clue as to what that means.When we think about love, we all tend to be on the same level—teens and adults. Love is defined by specific times, feelings and actions. Whe...

Family Ministry Field Guide

Timothy Paul JonesWesleyan Publishing House, 2011, 222 pp., $17.99Of all the books on family ministry available right now, Family Ministry Field Guide is a must-have resource. Dr. Timothy Paul Jones skillf...

Still Missing the Point

Youth workers desire growth in the lives of their teens. If they don't, they shouldn't be in youth ministry. Yet, how we tend to evaluate and plan for growth can be totally messed up.I've read articles recently...