Youth Group Lessons: Parents should do everything to keep their children safe and secure from all harm. For many children who are the victim’s of child abuse, however, they face harm at the hands of the ones who should be protecting them: their parents.
Youth Ministry: When people go to jail for crimes, the thought is that they are being punished for their actions. But when both a mom and dad are spending time in federal prison, what they leave behind can be punishment for innocent children.
Youth Ministry Resources: It’s a story that has shocked parents, educators and students all around the nation. It is the story of a teacher that abused his position as an elementary school teacher to force hundreds of students into inappropriate sexual activity.
Youth Group Lessons: In a recent study looking at teenage girls and boys from vulnerable backgrounds, the results showed one thing: emotional and sexual abuse is so common that those abused don’t even consider it a crime.
Youth Group Lessons: Millions of fans tune in and over 150,000 fans on average flock to whichever city is host to the Super Bowl. What many people do not realize, though, is that while the Super Bowl is a hub for great football, it is also a sex trafficker’s dream.
Youth Ministry Resources: The term “self-injury” might be new to many people but psychologists and researchers are hoping that physicians will start to take a greater notice of behavior that is increasing among teenagers.
Youth Ministry Lessons: Sometimes the fans are parents who forget that it’s just a game, such was the case with one father, disappointed and angry at his son over a loss which lead to him attacking and punching his son in the face.
Imagine that you lived in a country where it was no longer safe for you and your family. Imagine what it would be like to be told that you had to leave, that to literally save your lives, you must walk away from everything and everyone that you have ever known.