This meeting is different. The council has just one more day to prepare to host a cohort of visiting PanAfrican students at Africa House, and they have some decisions to make.
Christian youth are among those who are facing the greatest challenges in our country. Personalizing and living out their faith. Living in an anti-Christian culture. Sexual purity in a society where pressure and temptation exists. Personal identity and self-image issues.
Divorce and family issues. Busyness Always involved in something. Absence of father figure. As you view this list what is your response? How would you compare it to your observations relative to the challenges Christian youth are facing today? If possible take some time and survey youth in your congregation to see what they think.
Ask the youth in your home. Knowing the challenges is not enough; it is a starting place. We must prayerfully work on finding practical and biblical solutions. Spend some time asking young people what they think are possible solutions. They must be inspired to live more like Christ, remembering Jesus is the model Luke 2: Training youth in what it means to be excellent will equip and inspire them to be excellent leaders in the future.
Youth need to be taught how to set and reach meaningful spiritual goals. Ernest Hemingway wrote, The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for experience, while the error of age is to believe experience is a substitute for intelligence.
How will you intentionally use this lesson to help Christian youth grow in Christ-likeness and involvement in ministry?When Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán was born in the rugged village of La Tuna in Mexico’s Sierra Madre mountains in , the houses were made of mud, there was no electricity or running water.
By Drew Kuehl. What are the biggest challenges facing Christian teens today?
There certainly are many. I compiled a top 10 list from surveys that have been done but also from my experience over the last few years working with and counseling teens. This is important to keep in mind as we consider the role of high school and college graduates in our economy.
Although we focus on high school and college graduates, a nontrivial part of the population age 17–24 ( percent) has not graduated from high school or earned an equivalent degree.
Today’s Youth Facing. Today’s Problems. Solomon advised, “Remember now thy creator in the days of thy youth ” (Ecclesiastes ).God is concerned about the spiritual welfare of youth and so should everyone be, young and old. Youth Focus, Inc. is a non-profit agency dedicated to helping Guilford County youth and their families learn to deal with today’s pressures.
What are the Ten Biggest Challenges Christian Youth are Facing Today? By Drew Kuehl.
What are the biggest challenges facing Christian teens today? There certainly are many. I compiled a top 10 list from surveys that have been done but also from my experience over the last few years working with and counseling teens. Today’s teens are.