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Youth Ministry Round Up #19

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Happy November!!

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Treating Christianity like a self-improvement project is a likely path to Hell.

— Fr. Anthony Sciarappa (@FatherSciarappa) October 20, 2018


This is a great discussion starter on social media and comparison, she does say the “H word” midway through, but I don’t think it distracts from the overall message. You probably could show it the video in two parts around the “H word” and have discussion and not lose too much momentum.

New song and video from For King and Country currently #4 on YouTube Trending

Which describes your ministry?

Could be a fun intro

Map Your Message


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Why Student Ministry Is Failing In Most Churches

The Best Of The Best In Middle School Ministry

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Women In YM: When Your Mom Questions Your Call To Youth Ministry 


Free Lesson: The Three Most Ungrateful People In The New Testament 

Spotify Thanksgiving Playlist

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