Monthly Archives: August 2015

Weekly Prayer Points for the Youth Group

Here are our weekly prayer points. Please join with me in adding these to your prayer lists as we seek to immerse the youth ministry in prayer Monday – pray for our fall plans for the youth group, pray that … Continue reading

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Funny Video of the Week

Happy Thursday! Here is our funny video of the week. It is the youth group mascot pt 2! This time we get to imagine if we had a youth group mascot come with us on the mission trips. Hope you … Continue reading

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How Social Media Can Help or Hurt with Teen Depression

Do you use social media? I’m sure for almost of all of you the answer is yes. And if you do I want to invite you explore a story of how social media can help or hurt with teen depression. … Continue reading

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Weekly Prayer Points

One of my hopes is for the youth ministry here at Fairfax UMC to be immersed in prayer. We often hear of the importance of prayer in our lives as people of faith, and to be honest, sometimes we can … Continue reading

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Awesome Online Prayer Wall for Teens

Devozine is a devotional for teens by teens. On their website they have an online prayer wall for teens to share their prayer requests, and be in prayer with one another. This is a great way for you to pray … Continue reading

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Hugh Jackman Disrupts Poverty with Fair Trade Coffee Company and New Documentary

Hugh Jackman, aka Wolverine, has been working with World Vision to create a better world for children and help end poverty. Fair trade coffee helps the farmers and producers of coffee get a fair and livable price for the coffee that we love … Continue reading

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A 1 Minute Video For Teens Struggling with Depression

If you or your friend are struggling with depression, know that you or they are not alone. Please know that we at the church are truly here for you. We are here to listen, to care and to walk with … Continue reading

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Funny Video of the Week

Have you ever wondered what it would be like for the youth group to have a mascot? Well, wonder no more! Check out this week’s funny video to see what your youth group could be like if we had our … Continue reading

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Foundations for Youth Ministry

As our youth ministry is entering a new season I want to briefly share with you what are important foundations that I believe to be essential for the practice of youth ministry. Before I share, I acknowledge this is not … Continue reading

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