Youth Ministry Lessons: It appears that Christians like sex. Christians like sex so much in fact that the idealistic view of two virgins coming together on the wedding day is becoming just that: an idealistic fantasy that hardly ever plays out.
Youth Group Lessons: The world of high fashion modeling is known for its racy, edgy photos. Especially in high couture spreads, models are often pictured with pouted lips and forlorn gazes, trying to evoke sexuality in the spread.
Youth Ministry Lessons: It’s a clothing trend that continues to offend, affectionately called “saggy pants”. The trend has always offended and now cities throughout the country are taking steps to punish the young men who wear their pants too low.
Youth Group Lessons: Since the passing of The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, cigarette companies are now required to include bolder messages with color graphics and more explicit warnings.
Youth Group Lessons: Great teachers are leaving positions not because of troublesome students, but because of “helicopter parents” who refuse to believe their children could do wrong and are ready to swoop in when they do, to rescue them from any consequences.
Youth Ministry Lessons: Homeless often take shelter in the most random of places as they seek out secluded areas to find some rest and relaxation. Perhaps an untapped market for comfortable beds in the homeless community, however, is the local funeral home.
Youth Ministry Lessons: It wasn’t too long ago that a young man or woman could get far in life with simply a high school degree, but now in the minds of most high school students a college degree is required for success.
Youth Ministry Lessons: It is estimated that 30% to 50% of the population snores. One hotel chain is doing everything it can to help ease the snoring for its guests as well as ease the noise for travelers who fall in the “no snoring” category.