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An Invitation to Read and Discuss “A Faith of Their Own”






Interested in learning more about adolescent faith development in the USA?  This new book from the National Study of Youth and Religion, promises to provide a insight based on a three year study following teenagers to investigate development of faith … Continue reading

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Yes, There is a Right Kind of Praise






I’m obsessed.  Kind of crazy to think that there’s a right kind of praise, especially when I consider that I prefer non-judgmental language ala How To Talk So Kids Can Learn and that I tend to push against “right” and … Continue reading

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The Most Important Idea Related to Youth Work in Ten Years






Growth Mindset (as opposed to fixed mindset) is a simple, but world changing idea for anyone involved with youthwork.  The reality is that it’s no less applicable to the world of sports, business, family, relationships, love, religion, or counseling.  The … Continue reading

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