Item description for Get 'em Talking: 104 Discussion Starters for Youth Groups by Mike Yaconelli & Scott Koenigsaecher...
Overview This collection of ideas to get your youth group talking contains over a hundred separate ideas for programs based on creative discussion -- enough to keep your youth group happy and involved for a long time!
Does your youth group suffer from the "silent complex"? Need help to get them talking about what's really important? Would you like to be a more effective discussion leader? Then look no further Get 'Em Talking gives you 104 field-tested ideas that will get your kids talking about topics like . . . Rock Music - Dating - Serving God - Death - Friendship - Peer Pressure - Anger - Drugs and Alcohol - Gossip - Family - Parents - The Church - Values - Faith - Cheating - Jesus . . . and many more Get 'Em Talking is the perfect resource for anyone who leads discussions. You'll glean the insights of two of the nation's most experienced youth professionals on what makes discussion groups tick, how to get a good discussion started, what to do when problems hit, and much more. Learn How to Effectively Use Discussion Techniques Like: - No-risk Discussions - Rug Discussions - "If" Surveys - Yarn-Sharing Experiences - Relay Discussions - Tape Talk - Groupers - Continuum Discussions -- Get 'Em Talking will quickly become an indispensable part of your youth ministry resource library. Whenever you need a great discussion-starting idea, just reach for Get 'Em Talking
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Studio: Zondervan/Youth Specialties
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.08" Width: 7.98" Height: 0.44" Weight: 0.72 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 1990
Publisher Zondervan Publishing
ISBN 0310525012 ISBN13 9780310525011 UPC 025986525019
Availability 0 units.
More About Mike Yaconelli & Scott Koenigsaecher
Mike Yaconelli is the author of bestselling books Dangerous Wonder and Messy Spirituality. He was the senior editor for the Wittenburg Door (1971-1996), a satirical religious magazine noted for its irreverent humor, in-depth interviews, and commitment to reforming the evangelical church. He was the cofounder of Youth Specialties, an international organization devoted to equipping youth workers through training and resources. Mike was a prophetic voice in the church-at-large and was a devoted husband and father until his death in 2003.
Mike Yaconelli currently resides in the state of California.
Reviews - What do customers think about Get Em Talking?
Really good insight on being a blessing to kids who need luv Apr 22, 1998
Jam-packed with 104 field-tested ideas to get kids to open up about a variety of popular topics--rock music, community, gossip, dating, family, serving God, parents, popularity, death, church, and lots more. It's the perfect tool for anyone who leads discussions in small groups. Learn all sorts of creative discussion techniques--relay discussions, mock trials, questionnaires, parables, role plays, experiments, stories, situational dilemmas, dramas, activities, imagery, group debate, "if" surveys, groupers, tape-talk, and more.