Friday, February 29, 2008

Teenage conceptions

From today's Times newspaper:

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Tuesday, February 26, 2008

71% of pupils admit being a bully

See this article on the BBC


Sunday, February 24, 2008

Every Child Matters and Youth Matters

Over the next few weeks I'm going to upload some of Hiede's essays that she has writen for her Diploma in Community & Youth Work course. You can find the first one, Compare and contrast the two green papers 'Every Child Matters' and 'Youth Matters', here.


Sunday, February 17, 2008

The Simpsons Movie - does God speak to us?

I just watched The Simpson's Movie last night. In DVD chapter 3, Rev'd Lovejoy invites people to speak up if they have a "word". Shortly after this Grandpa has a revelation. This scene is about 2 minutes long. This could make a good discussion starter about How God speaks to us...does God speak to us?


Friday, February 15, 2008

Suicide rate drops in young men

Check out this article


Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Boys, God and the Church

I've just read this booklet which outlines some of the basic issues that churches need to grapple with if they want to engage with boys. The main points I picked up were:


Saturday, February 09, 2008

Check out ecocongregation - there are some free resources to help get your church thinking about going green

Saturday, February 02, 2008

Prayer "beer mat" template

I've just put togeither a "beer mat" prayer card that I'm sending out to all the churches in our area. The idea is to keep people upto date with what we are doing. I've uploaded the "template" for this here. Note that I've printed this on thin A4 card using a colour laser printer.

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