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How Most Adults View The 21st Century Student

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Most adults have negative perceptions about today’s adolescents.  Not every adult, but a lot of adults, follow the assumption that the students of today’s society are only getting worse.  They are nothing but problems.  Adults, generally, believe that students are: (5)  Lazy and unmotivated (4)  Entitled and spoiled (3)  Narcissistic.  I write about this teenage narcissistic epidemic here (2)  Disrespectful towards ...

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Why Partnerships and Friendships in Youth Ministry Matter More Than Ever

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Back in 2003, as a struggling, rookie and small church youth pastor, I realized I needed a lot of help from other youth pastors.  So  I decided to start a blog about youth ministry.  I was determined to find student ministry friends online that shared common interests and ministry philosophy. And I did.  I found a ton of youth ministry friends ...

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