Average teen sends 3,339 texts per month – CNN.com

The number of texts being sent is on the rise, especially among teenagers age 13 to 17. According to Nielsen, the average teenager now sends 3,339 texts per month. There’s more, though: teen… Continue reading

reflections from the desert about nywc and the 1 year anniversary of leaving ys — whyismarko

It’s Tuesday, October 12, 2010, as I write. 8:15am. I woke up this morning in Canebrake Canyon, in the desert east of San Diego. I’m back at the desert home I have retreated… Continue reading

The Shift in Youth Groups

Youth today do not find and connect with friends in the same way as 5 years ago, this has a potentially dramatic impact on the programs that we need to offer them in youth ministry.

Dining in Vegas

And I thought, “don’t you know?– you are not to put the Lord your God to the test.” And I flicked through the scriptures in my head thinking.. when was *that* said? What passage? What parable? And some of you with more Biblical knowledge may be further ahead of the story than I was at that moment. But I quickly landed on it.