Item description for Resisting Temptation (Uncommon High School) by Jim Burns...
Overview Teens are faced with tough choices every day --choices that have real consequences, whether positive or negative. So how can youth ministers help them make healthy decisions? Youth ministry veteran Jim Burns has developed Resisting Temptation to equip leaders with the tools they need to guide the discussion. Using these action-packed, fun activities and indispensable tips for starting crucial dialogue, youth pastors will have their teens talking in no time. Each session includes a short video clip from Jim, as well as reproducible handouts on the DVD. UNCOMMON youth resources help uncommon teens make uncommon, healthy choices.
Publishers Description Between the Internet, satellite TV, a sexed-up culture and easy access to drugs and alcohol, many teenagers find it almost impossible to walk the straight and narrow - even though most students in your group probably want to You can help by showing them how to strengthen their mental and spiritual defenses - and Resisting Temptation Uncommon High School Group Study, by youth ministry veteran Jim Burns, is a good starting point. Twelve sessions of youth-friendly Bible study will get your teens thinking and talking about avoiding sexually tempting situations, rejecting the false promises of drugs and alcohol and discerning the media's mixed messages. Plus, electronic files (in PDF format) of each session's reproducible student handouts are available for download.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.6" Weight: 0.66 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2009
Publisher Regal Books
ISBN 0830747893 ISBN13 9780830747894
Availability 0 units.
More About Jim Burns
Jim Burns is president of HomeWord and executive director of the HomeWord Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University. He is also the host of the national radio broadcast HomeWord with Jim Burns. Jim's passion and purpose for this broadcast is to build God-honoring families through communicating practical truths that will enable adults and young people alike to live out their Christian faith. In addition to the radio program, Jim speaks to thousands around the world each year through seminars and conferences. He is an award-winning author, whose books include Creating an Intimate Marriage, The Purity Code, Confident Parenting, Faith Conversations for Families, and Teenology. He has been featured through numerous media outlets including CNN, ABC, Focus on the Family, and Library Journal. Jim and his wife, Cathy, have three grown daughters and live in Southern California. Visit www.homeword.com for more information. Mike DeVries serves as youth pastor at Yorba Linda Friends Church in Orange County, California. He has served as a youth worker trainer. Mike, his wife, and son live in Southern California.