The purpose of the Life Teen Program is to create an environment which leads high school teenagers into a relationship with God through spiritual, educational, emotional and social experience. The Life Teen Mass, Sunday night at 5 p. Immediately following, join us for Life Night.
God has a knack for using teenagers to save His people, advance His kingdom, and change the world. Because of their reckless obedience, these teens helped save the nation of Israel, were appointed to highly influential political positions, and led countless people across the ancient world to the knowledge of God. As Christmas is fast approaching, Mary provides another striking example of a teenage girl who was given a difficult, yet extraordinary assignment from God.
Here, then, is a list of ten great books every Christian teen ought to read—or at least consider reading. Please note that these are not necessarily the ten best books your teens will read in their lifetime. Not all of these books will stand the test of time as Christian classics.
Life Teen is a Catholic youth ministry organization and movement originating in the United States. Life Teen believes that "Eucharist-based ministry has the power to transform teens, transform parishes, and transform culture. Life Teen is known primarily for their parish-based Life Teen program for high school teenagers and is used by over 1, Catholic parishes in 31 countries around the world. Life Teen was established in at St.
The idea of books as my own set of secret worlds has been life-saving more than once since. Though I am not from a mixed religious heritage, I am from a devout Christian background, and I spent a lot of time questioning my faith and God. Her pain was my pain, and the questions she asked were the ones I wanted answering.
But they have picked a start date for the newest emerging generation: As a study by the Barna Group found, the religious practices of the average American teenager have rapidly declined over the past decade, with the religious practices of Catholic teenagers declining significantly more than that of their Protestant peers. More specifically, Catholic teens today are less likely than Catholic teens in to attend church, Sunday school or small-group meetings.
This beautiful Heaven and Earth Wall Calendar will draw you to a theme each month to reflect upon. A passage of Scripture for each month allows for meditation on the theme for that specific month. This wall calendar will surely cause you to appreciate those wonderful graces the Lord gives us.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions.
Updated on January 12th, Many have observed this trend, and I too have witnessed it anecdotally as a youth pastor and shamefully, I contributed to the trend for some time before I changed course. Some writers and Christian observers deny the flight of young people altogether, but the growing statistics should alarm us enough as Church leaders to do something about the dilemma.
Youth group is great and Mass is a must, but have you ever wondered how you can help your high school teen grow spiritually outside of the walls of the church? Well, Life Teen has plenty of resources that do just that. With books ranging from how-to guides to Scripture studies to personal testaments, there is something for everyone.