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Amplify 2023

Walt Mueller is the founder and president of The Center for Parent/Youth Understanding.  He has over 35 years of experience working with young people and families.  Mueller describes youth culture as the “soup within which teenagers live.”  Think about that for a second and consider all the voices that are vying for the attention of …

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Peace Forever

On Christmas Eve in 1914 many British, Belgian, and French soldiers put down their rifles, stepped out of the trenches, and spent Christmas mingling with their German enemies. Most accounts suggest the truce began on Christmas Eve with the Germans singing carols from the trenches.  The next morning these same German soldiers emerged from their …

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We Need Adults

Greg Stier is evangelist, author, speaker, and founder of Dare 2 Share Ministries.  Greg wrote a blog post in 2018 titled, 5 Reasons you Should Keep your Teens Involved in Youth Group. The number one reason listed by Greg was, teenagers need models and mentors. Carey Nieuwhof is another bestselling leadership author, speaker, and podcaster.  Carey …

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