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Ways to Stay Strong in Your Christian Faith
God knows that sometimes Christians struggle in their faith. Here are some ways to keep your faith strong even when you feel a bit weak.

Bible Verses on Beauty
What does the Bible say about beauty? The Bible tells us that there are all kinds of beauty, and the beautiful heart is the most important kind of beauty. Here are some bible verses on beauty.

8 Ways for Christian Teens to Avoid & Overcome Temptation
Christian teens face temptation every day, and not everyone is prepared to overcome those temptations. Sometimes those temptations are minor, so they are pretty easy to overcome, but other times the desire is so great you may wonder how you will ever walk away from the situation. Here are some things you can do to help you avoid and overcome temptations:

Bible Verses for Positive Thinking
There are plenty of Bible verses on positive thinking. Check these verses out when you just need a little boost in your attitude.

Characteristics of a Godly Man and Explanations
What does it mean to be a Godly man, and how can you make yourself into one starting now, while you're in high school? Here are some things that define being a Godly man.

Mission Trips Fundraising Support Letter for Teens
If your church youth group does not have a sample fundraising support letter for Christian teens seeking financial support to attend a mission trip, then you can use the following sample.

A Graduation Prayer - Christian Teen Life Events
Need a graduation prayer for yourself as you face the big day and the life that comes after high school? Here is a simple graduation prayer to get you start

Bible Verses on Disappointment
We all face disappointment from time to time, and there are plenty of bible verses on disappointment that can help us deal with not getting what we want.

What Does the Bible Say About Interracial Dating?
Is interracial dating biblical? What does God have to say about dating people from other races? Find out what the Bible says on interracial dating and how it has been interpreted by different people.

What to Expect Your Freshman Year in High School
Knowing what to expect your freshman year in high school can make your transition from Middle Schooler to High Schooler much easier.

Prayers for Forgiveness
Prayers for forgiveness come in many forms. Whether we were harmed, we hurt God, or we hurt someone else, forgiveness is something we can always talk to God about.

Christian Teens and Tattoos
Should Christians get tattoos? Are they a sin? Let's take a closer look at scripture, culture, and other issues surrounding Christians and tattoos.

Tips for Getting Over a Breakup for Christian Teens
Unfortunately, for most Christian teens, dating in high school and college means facing at least one breakup. How do you get over the heartache when the dating relationship is over?

Bible Verses That Address the Topic of Bullying
The Bible says a lot about how we should treat one another, and there are a lot of bible verses addressing bullying.

Common Dating Rules for Christian Teens
Many parents set rules for their Christian teens about dating. While setting rules is a good idea, it is important for parents to think through the rules that they do set. Parents need to know why they are setting the rules, and they also need to discuss the rules openly with their children. Here are some of the most common dating rules and how they can be used most effectively to guide teens through the world of dating.

How Can God Be Three Things? The Holy Trinity Explained
What is the Holy Trinity and how can we explain it in a way Christians can understand? The Trinity is one of the most common questions Christians have.

What Are Spiritual Disciplines? (And How They Work)
What are the spiritual disciplines, and what can they do to bring us closer to God. Find out why these habits can do a lot for our Christian walk.

Top 8 Youth Group Activities for Christian Teen Girls
It shouldn't come as any surprise to people in youth ministry that Christian teen girls and Christian teen boys tend to have different interests. While a majority of youth group events should involve both boys and girls, there are times when it is nice to have a

Examples of Friendship in the Bible
The Bible has a lot to say on friendship, and it also gives us many examples of how friends treat each other. These are people of the Bible that were friends and give us guidance on how we should treat one another.

Youth Group Activities for Creative Christian Teens
While there are the standard youth group events like going to a theme park or having a movie night, there are some other events your group can host in order to foster the creativity of Christian teens. Here are some great ideas to get those creative juices flowing

Prayer for God's Grace - For You and Someone Else
Sometimes we may just lack the words to say when we need to pray for God's grace. Here are some sample prayers for grace that you can say whether you need it for you or someone you know.

Spiritual Gift of Discernment - Christian Teens
Do you have the spiritual gift of discernment? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of knowing what's right and wrong.

Bible Verses About the Love of God
When we become Christians, we demonstrate our love of God through our every action. Here are some Bible verses on our love of God.

Community Outreach Ideas for Christian Teens
Christians are called to reach out to the world they live in. Here are some outreach activities your youth group can start doing to help your community and witness to those around you.

Bible Verses on Hope for Christian Teens
There are plenty of bible verses on hope that can get us through the toughest of times. All we have to do is look to scripture to lift up our spirits and know that God is there with us.

Top 10 Christian Colleges and Universities
Choosing a college is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. Here is our selection of the top 10 Christian colleges and universities around the country.

Where to Find Youth Group Skits Online
Every youth group likes to inject a little life through drama, yet sometimes those scripts can be hard to find. Here are some resources for finding Christian youth group skits online.

What Does the Bible Say About Suicide?
The Bible is not explicit on suicide, but God's word does give Christian teens some hints as to how God feels about the subject.

The Importance of Christian Fellowship
The importance of Christian fellowship should not be denied. When we come together we can demonstrate the strength and good qualities of God, we learn, we lift each other up. Fellowship is an important part of what we believe, and for good reason.

Fruit of the Spirit Definition in Christianity
The term. Christian Teens.

Bible Verses on Friendship
There are plenty of bible verses on friendship, and each of them tell us what makes a good friend, how to be a good friend, and best of all - why God is our best friend.

Can I Be a Christian Teen and Still Have Fun?
The Bible tells us that God meant for Christians to have fun in a number of ways. There is plenty of joy to be had without sin.

The Five Principles of Christian Evangelism
While there is no one right way to spread the Gospel, there are five principles of witnessing that can help you share your faith in ways that will ease your anxiety and plant seeds of faith in others.

Fundraising Ideas for Christian Teens Mission Trips
Most Christian teens considering going on a mission trip will have to raise money in order to travel. However, knowing the most effective ways to raise money for these mission trips can give most Christian teens peace of mind when it comes to the financial aspect of missions. Here are some of the best ways to raise money for a missions trip:

Fifth Commandment - Honor Your Parents
The fifth commandment reminds us that we are called to honor our parents. What does that commandment actually mean, and how does it impact our lives today?

Prayer for Your Country
A prayer for your country may not be something you do every day, but it is something Christians should be doing regularly. Here is a short prayer that you can use when you want to pray for the place you live.

Does God Hate Homosexuals? - Christian Teen Question
The topic of homosexuality brings up a lot of questions for Christian teens, one of which is,

What Does Fasting Mean to Christian Teens?
What does it mean to fast? Find an explanation of fasting and what it means when Christian teens fast.

The Roman Catholic Church's Views on Homosexuality
What position does the Roman Catholic Church take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships? Find out more about the Vatican's opinion on this controversial subject.

Fun Bible Number Facts for Christian Teens
In studying the Bible experts have come up with several fun facts. One area that Christian teens have fun with is looking at the numbers of different aspects of the Bible. From the number of books and chapters to how many words are found in the Bible, here are some fun facts every Christian teen can enjoy.

10 Lies Christian Teens Tell Themselves About Sex
So, how far is too far? What lies are Christian teens telling themselves about sex, dating, and how far is too far to justify certain actions? There is so much conflicting advice out there, but here are some of the

Biblical Verses That Mention Fasting
A list of scripture verses regarding fasting to use as inspiration or direction.

Bible Verses on God's Comfort for Christian Teens
Tough times call for special comfort, and there are plenty of Bible verses on God's comfort that show us He is always beside us, carrying us, providing for us in so many ways.

Christian Teen Relationships - Friendships, Dating, Etc
Christian teens form all kinds of relationships. From friendships to dating, these are the years that Christian teens start building ties outside of the family. While these relationships are an exciting time for Christian teens, they also come with their own issues. There is a lot of growing to do in all aspects of relationships, and having Biblical and Christian guidance is essential.

Structure of the Old Testament for Christian Teens
Your spiritual growth is one of the most important facets of your faith, and one of the ways you can grow in your faith is to read your Bible. Understanding the structure of the Bible can help you grasp Biblical concepts more clearly. Here is the basic structure of the Old Testament.

Protestant Christianity - Denomination / Sect Profile
What does it mean to be Protestant? Protestant Christianity is not necessarily a denomination - it is more of a branch of Christianity under which numerous denominations fall. Find out what these denominations have in common and how this branch of Christianity differs from the others.

Bible Verses About Cultural Diversity
The Bible says a lot about how we need to respect our differences. Here are some important bible verses on cultural diversity and respecting one another.

Bible Verses on Jealousy
The emotion of jealousy is not uncommon. Yet, the Bible contains warning after warning of how pervasive and dangerous jealousy can actually be.

How to Cope with the Death of a Parent
It's hard to cope with the death of a parent, and there is no one right or wrong way to do it. However, there are some things you can do to try and work through the pain.

Self Control Quiz for Christian Teens
Here is a simple quiz to let you know which fruit of the spirit is your strongest character trait and which could use a little work.

How to Know When It's Time to Break Up
How do you know when it's time to break up with someone? Here are some signs the relationship might be over.

How Do I Know God is There if I Can't See or Feel Him
Ever question God's existence? Have doubts? Sometimes Christians question whether God is really there with them. Here's some ways to remind yourself that God is always there with us, even when we can't see Him.

Bible Verses on Redemption and Jesus' Sacrifice
What does the bible say about redemption? Here are some bible verses that discuss the importance of redemption in our faith and why we need it.

Why It's Important to Guard Your Heart
There are so many things that pull us away from our faith, and not guarding our hearts opens us up to all of them. Here is what you need to know about the importance of guarding our hearts and how to do it.

Top Mission Trips for Christian Teens
What are you doing on your Christmas or Spring Break? Some Christian teens feel a call to missions on their breaks so that they can spread the gospel and give back to the world around them. If you feel like God is calling you to missions, but you need to find a missions trip for Christian teens, here is a list of several organizations or trips available:

What is the Spiritual Gift of Interpreting Tongues
Do you have the spiritual gift of interpreting what is spoken in tongues? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of interpreting.

Praying to God for Deliverance From Homosexuality
Every Christian denomination has different beliefs about homosexuality, and some believe that homosexuality is a behavior from which a Christian teen can be delivered. Yet, if you are of that belief, deliverance is not always easy. It can be discouraging to pray for deliverance and still have same-sex attractions. However, the struggle does not mean God is not listening.

Select Bible Verses About Forgiveness
We all get angry from time to time, but bible verses on forgiveness can help develop better relationships with one another and with God.

Spiritual Gift of Tongues
Do you have the spiritual gift of tongues? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of speaking in tongues.

A Prayer When You Are Facing Temptation
Here is a simple prayer you can say when you're facing temptation.

Christian Teen Honesty Quiz: How Truthful Are You?
How honest are you? Most Christian Teens think they are fairly truthful, so take this honesty quiz to see how truthful you really are.

What Does It Mean to Be a Christian Missionary
What does it mean to be a Christian missionary. What is it that they do, and how do missions work?

A Simple Salvation Prayer for Youth
When we become a Christian, we often say a salvation prayer to express to God that we desire to accept Jesus and begin our lives in a new way. Here is what make up the salvation prayer and a simple one you can say to get you started.

Common Christian Questions: Is It a Sin to Have a Crush?
Often Christians ask whether or not it's a sin for a Christian to have a crush. The BIble doesn't say a lot about crushing, per se, but it does say a lot about how we think and approach a crush.

Drinking and Christian Teens
One of the biggest dilemmas facing Christian teens today is how to handle the pressure to drink alcohol. The issue of drinking continues to be debated among Christian denominations, yet that debate can create some confusion for Christian teens. Here are some facts, scripture, and truths about alcohol to help Christian teens to make Godly decisions.

10 Benefits of Prayer
We talk often about the benefits of prayer, but what are they? Here are some of the things prayer can do for you.

Bible Verses on Submission
What is submission? There are a number of Bible verses on submission that explain this spiritual discipline.

Dating Advice for Parents of Christian Teens
While most parents would love their children to stay little forever, eventually the issue of dating will come up. Even though your teenager is a Christian, it does not necessarily mean he or she can make dating decisions without guidance. Here is some advice as your child enters into this new experience.

A Prayer of Hope - Christianity for Teens
We all have dreams, and it is important to share them with God. Here is a simple prayer of hope you can use to get your started.

Bible Verses on the Virtue of Patience
There are a number of bible verses on patience, which is something most of us struggle with from time to time. Whether you need patience with God or patience with others, the Bible has some guidance.

What is the Spiritual Gift of Encouragement
Do you have the spiritual gift of encouragement? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of encouragement.

Fruit of the Spirit Bible Study: Love
Go deeper into the fruits of the Spirit. What does the Bible say about love? How can you grow in this fruit of the Spirit? Learn lessons from people in the Bible and how to apply those lessons on love to your life.

How to Be a Better Friend (As a Christian)
Many Christian teens wonder what it takes to be a good friend or how to cultivate lifelong friendships. As a Christian you are often taught the importance of working on your relationship with God, but God also asks us to develop our relationships with one another. Here are some ways that you can be a better friend:

How Christian Teens Can Get Along With Mom and Dad
One of the biggest challenges for Christian teens is their relationship with their parents. So, what are some things you can do to develop a Godly relationship with your parents?

Moderating a Successful Bible Study Group for Teens
Need help in actually conducting a Bible study for Christian teens? Here are some tips to help you run your Christian teens Bible study effectively.

Baptist Church's Views and Positions on Homosexuality
What position does the Baptist Church take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships? Find out more about the positions of the Baptist Church regarding this controversial subject.

The Pentecostal Movement Views on Homosexuality
What position does the Pentecostal Movement take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships? Find out more about the position of the Pentecostal Movement regarding these controversial subjects.

Understanding the Gospel of Matthew
The first book of the New Testament is the Gospel of Matthew. Why was this account of Jesus life and death chosen to be first, and how is it any different from the other gospels?

Can a Homosexual Be a Christian - Homosexuality - Christian Teens - Question - FAQ - Christianity
There is a lot of different responses to the question,

Christian Prayers for Suicidal Teens
Whether you feel suicidal or someone you know is thinking of suicide, here are some prayers to ask God to intervene.

Christian Teens and Overcoming Mistakes
Every Christian teen makes mistakes. These 5 people in the Bible made some pretty big mistakes, and yet God still stood by them. What can they teach us?

A Parent's Prayer for Teens
A parent's prayer can take on so many things. We all want the best for our teens, so here is a prayer any parent can say when they just need a little encouragement from God.

Jehovah's Witnesses Position on Homosexuality
What position do the Jehovah's Witnesses take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships? Find out more about the position of the Jehovah's Witnesses regarding these controversial subjects.

A Traveler's Prayer - Christianity for Teens
A prayer is an essential part of your travels. Here is a traveler's prayer you can use before you head out on your vacation, mission trip, school field trip, and more.

Saying a Prayer to God for Patience
When we're struggling, it's always good to say a prayer for patience. It's sometimes the hardest thing to practice, but when we rely on God, patience comes easier.

Bible Verses on Temptation
Temptation is something we face every day, and the Bible has a lot of advice. Here are some Bible verses on temptation to use as a guide.

Christian Devotionals and Their Importance
Ever wondered what people are talking about when the use the term

How to Be a Good Christian Girlfriend
Do you know how to act in a relationship? Here are some tips on how to be a good Christian girlfriend.

8 Reasons to Break Up
Not all relationships work out. Consider how your relationship is doing and whether it fits one or more of these 8 reasons to break up.

How to Be a Good Christian Boyfriend
When we're dating, we want to do our best. Here are some tips on how to be a good Christian boyfriend.

Sunday Scripture: Psalms 34:18
Psalms 34:18-

5 Tough Topics to Discuss with Your Teen
To be a good parent you are going to have to face the tough conversations head on. Talking to your teen about certain things can be uncomfortable, but here are 5 tough conversations your should have with your teen.

9 Lies People Believe About Feminism
There are a number of misconceptions about feminism. What are some of the lies people perpetuate, and what is the truth about being a feminist?

Bible Verses on Feminism
Feminism isn't something new. The Bible actually has plenty to say about how we should view women.

Common Christian Questions: Is Joining a Sorority or Fraternity Christian?
As a Christian, should you even consider joining a fraternity or sorority? Let's look a little closer at Greek Life.

Christian Teens Prayer for the Military - Prayer for Troops - Christian Teens - Military
Some Christian teens have a hard time finding the right words to say in prayer for our troops. Here is a suggested prayer you can say for those serving in the military.

Bible Verses on Guilt
The Bible discusses how guilt is a result of sin and yet can be overcome. Here are some Bible verses on guilt.

Overcoming Guilt
Guilt is an important emotion when we sin, because it helps us change. But how do we overcome guilt?

Is Science Fiction and Fantasy Christian?
Is Science Fiction and Fantasy something a Christian should be reading or watching? The answer may not be as simple as you think.

How to Turn Hate to Love
What does it mean to overcome hate? Learn how to turn hate into love to free your heart, mind, and soul.

8 Ways to Overcome Sibling Rivalry
It's important in our family relationships that we overcome sibling rivalry. Here are 8 ways you can have a better relationship with your siblings.

4 Bible Stories about Sibling Rivalry
There are several stories of the Bible on sibling rivalry. Here are some that give us important lessons in how to get along with our own siblings.

How to Be a Good Older Sibling
Getting along with our younger brothers and sisters isn't always the most simple thing, but it is the Godly thing. Being the older sibling comes with a good deal of responsibility, so here are some ways you can be a better older sibling.

A Prayer for Your Brother
Need help putting together a prayer for your brother? Here is a simple one to get you started.

Bible Verses on Sibling Rivalry
Want to know what the Bible says about sibling's getting along? Here are some Bible verses on sibling rivalry.

New International Version of the Bible - NIV
A description of the New International Version (NIV) of the Bible

Seven Alternative Things You Can Fast
Fasting doesn't mean you have to give up food. Here are some other things you can fast so you can focus on God and grow in your relationship with the Lord.

Christian Teens: A Prayer for Your Youth Leaders
The text of a prayer you can say for your youth leaders.

What Is the Churches of Christ's View on Homosexuality?
What position does the Churches of Christ take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships? Find out more about the position of the Churches of Christ regarding these controversial subjects.

How to Make Good Decisions and Choices
Making good decisions is not necessarily a natural thing for all of us. Sometimes we have to learn how to make the right choices. Here are some simple steps to making good decisions in our lives.

Spiritual Gift of Wisdom
Do you have the spiritual gift of wisdom? There are certain characteristics that define this gift.

3 Things to Look for in a Church Youth Group
If you are one of those lucky Christian teens that gets to choose where they go to church, you may feel a bit overwhelmed about what youth group will work for you. Here are three guiding principles to help you make your decision.

How to Fast for Christian Teens
A lot of Christian teens have heard that they should fast, but it is important to understand how to fast before trying out this spiritual discipline.

Fruit of the Spirit Bible Study: Joy
Go deeper into the fruits of the Spirit. What does the Bible say about joy? How can you grow in this fruit of the Spirit? Learn lessons from people in the Bible and how to apply those lessons on joy to your life.

A Prayer to Honor Your Mom
It is important for Christian teens to pray for their moms, in both good times and bad. Here is a simple prayer you can pray to bless your mom.

Structure of the New Testament for Christian Teens
While your spiritual growth is one of the most important aspects of your faith, it helps to understand the structure of the Bible. Understanding the structure of the Bible helps Christian teens put together the concepts of the Bible more clearly. Here are some details about the structure of the New Testament.

Baptism Symbolism and Procedure
What is baptism. As one of the most talked about and basic tenets of our faith, what does baptism involve and why do we do it?

Fruit of the Spirit Bible Study: Peace
Go deeper into the fruits of the Spirit. What does the Bible say about peace? How can you grow in this fruit of the Spirit? Learn lessons from people in the Bible and how to apply those lessons on peace to your life.

True Love Waits - Preaching Abstinence to Teens
True Love Waits is a program that encourages teens to abstain from having sex until marriage. What is it about this abstinence program that makes it special and set apart from the rest?

Esther - Teens of the Bible
Esther was a very prominent teenager of the bible who saved her people from a massacre in Persia. She is an example of God's work regardless of age.

Being a Christian on a Secular Campus
Adjusting to college life is hard enough, but being a Christian on a secular campus can pose even more challenges. Learn what to expect on a secular campus and how to keep your focus on God even when faced with peer pressure

What Is the UCC Position on Homosexuality?
What position does the United Church of Christ take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships? Find out more about the positions of the United Church of Christ regarding these controversial subjects.

Top 9 Exam Study Tips for Christian Teens
Whether you are about to take final exams, midterms, or the ACT, knowing those tests are looming in the future can be pretty stressful. Don't let the stress get to you. Here are nine surefire ways to make sure you are ready physically, emotionally, intellectually, and spiritually to take those exams.

Christian Teen Bible Study Curriculum Development
Want to start a Bible study for the students in your youth group? Here are some steps you should take to start a Bible study for Christian teens.

What Type of Evangelist Are You? - 6 Descriptions
Every Christian has a comfortable tone for discussing their faith with others. Some Christian teens are more confrontational while others are intellectuals. Still, even others are interpersonal.

What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders
Christian teens can suffer from eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia. How do you identify eating disorders and what does the Bible say about them?

Fruit of the Spirit Bible Study: Self-Control
Go deeper into the fruits of the Spirit. What does the Bible say about self-control? How can you grow in this fruit of the Spirit? Learn lessons from people in the Bible and how to apply those lessons on self-control to your life.

A Simple Prayer to Say for Teachers
Teachers are such an important part of any students life. Saying a prayer for your teachers can offer them so many blessings from God.

Spring Break Temptations and Christian Teens
Many typical Spring Break trips are promoted as trips with no rules and no boundaries, which poses some important questions and temptations for many Christian teens considering going with their friends on Spring Break. So, what are the temptations on Spring Break trips that Christian teens should be aware of before they head to these popular destinations and what are some alternatives for Christian teens?

Fruit of the Spirit Bible Study: Goodness
Go deeper into the fruits of the Spirit. What does the Bible say about goodness? How can you grow in this fruit of the Spirit? Learn lessons from people in the Bible and how to apply those lessons on goodness to your life.

Top 5 Best Christian Radio Stations Live and on the Net
As a Christian teen you probably love your music. Today we are all attached to our iPods, listening to everything from our favorite tunes to top Christian podcasts. Still, there are times when you just like listening to what's on the radio - either to hear upcoming artists and new songs or just an inspiring word. Here are some popular Christian radio stations you can listen to on your radio or on your computer.

Spiritual Discipline of Sacrifice - Christian Values
The spiritual discipline of sacrifice takes more effort than we realize and greater responsibility than we may think, but it is worth the struggle.

Christian iPhone and iPad Apps
The iPhone and iPad have so many apps that can help enhance your faith. From having the Bible at your fingertips to streaming your favorite Christian music, there are a ton of iPhone and iPad apps to choose from!

Christian iPhone and iPad Apps
The iPhone and iPad have so many apps that can help enhance your faith. From having the Bible at your fingertips to streaming your favorite Christian music, there are a ton of iPhone and iPad apps to choose from!

What the Bible Says About Failure
Everybody fails from time to time. What advice does the Bible have when you do fail?

How to Write a Great College Admissions Essay
Writing the college admission essay can be one of the hardest parts of the college application process. You want to make sure your essay stands apart from the others while keeping a little of yourself in the writing.

How to Write a Good Letter of Recommendation
Students will sometimes ask their youth leaders or pastors to write them a letter of recommendation. Doing a general letter doesn't really help your students. Here are some things you can do to write a good letter of recommendation that may actually help your teen.

What are the Emotional Effects of Sin?
There are so many emotional effects of sin on each of us. In what ways does sin have an effect on our feelings and creep into our lives in a destructive way.

10 Ways to Show Compassion
There are many ways we can show compassion, as the Bible reminds us. Here are some ways to be compassionate to others in need.

How to Choose Friends Wisely
We always talk about how important friends are, which makes knowing how to choose a good friend wisely an imperative in our lives.

Where You Can Find Time for God
Finding time for God isn't always our biggest priority. It's easy to let the little things in life get in the way of the most important thing in our lives - God. Here are some places you can insert God into your life on a regular basis.

10 Ways to Avoid Backsliding
How is it that we can avoid backsliding in the first place, or even avoid backsliding further into sin? Here are 10 ways you can avoid backsliding in your faith.

9 Ways to Be More Patient
How do you find patience when everything around you makes it so tough? Here are 9 ways to help us be more patient in our daily lives.

St. Patrick Biography
Many Christian teens get caught up in St. Patrick's Day, but who was the man behind the celebration? Find out more about this

What the Bible Says About Compromise - Christian Teens
What does the Bible say about spiritual compromise? How do we balance not completely turning people off to our faith with not compromising ourselves spiritually?

10 Great Outings for Youth Groups and Christian Teens
Christian teens love to do things with their youth groups. While many activities are centered around services, Bible studies, outreach, and missions, we should not forget the need for teenagers to fellowship with one another. Here are 10 great outings you can do with the students in your youth group.

Activities and Things to Do After the Prom
Here are some activities and things you can do after your prom.

Go to the Beach
The beach is always a nice option for after the prom.

Stargazing
Stargazing is a calm and easy way to end the prom night.

Game It Up
Playing games, whether inside or out, is a fun way to end your prom night.

Go To An Amusement Park
One time-honored post prom activity is to go to an amusement park the next day.

Camping After Prom
Roughing it by camping after prom is also a time-honored tradition in some areas.

All Night Bible Study
An all-night Bible study is another way to end your prom night with your mind and spirit focused on God.

After-Prom Party
Going to an After-Prom party is one idea.

Host Your Own Party
Don't want to go to someone else's party? Why not host your own after-prom party?

Late Night Eats
There's nothing like some good food after the Prom. Make it part of your prom night.

Teen Night Club
Want more dancing after prom? Why not a teen nightclub?

Midnight Movie
One way to chill after the prom is to go see a midnight movie somewhere. Even if it's at someone's house.

All Night Bowling
All night bowling can be a fun way to burn off that prom energy, but still have a blast.

Late Night Mini Golf
Mini golf is a fun activity to do after Prom.

Sleepover
Don't let the prom night end at all. Have a sleepover with friends to keep the fun going.

Easter Bible Verses
Here are some Easter Bible verses that remind us why we celebrate the holiday.

Joseph - Teens of the Bible
Jacob was an important teen of the bible. He shows us how to overcome hurt, temptations, and gives us an amazing example of forgiveness.

The Many Names of Santa Claus - Christian Teens
The symbol of Christmas goes by many other names. In some cases his stories are based on real people who have acted to add joy into others' lives.

What is the Meaning of "Blood of Christ"?
What do Christians mean when they talk about the Blood of Christ? While it may not sound like the most wonderful thing, it really takes on a beautiful meaning when we look at it's significance to our faith.

What Does the Bible Say About Fate?
While God is the master designer, He still gives us a bit of free will to make choices. Read these Bible verses to see its stance on fate.

List of Bible Verses on Backsliding
When we find ourselves backsliding the Bible is a great place for advice. Here are some verses to help us identify when it's happening and how God views it.

Overcome Doubt in Your Faith: Advice for Christrian Teens
At some point, each one of us faces questions about our faith. Here are some ways you can overcome that doubt.

Testimony Definition for Christian Teens
Definition of the term Testimony

St. Patrick's Day Lessons for Christian Teens
While St. Patrick's Day is now associated mostly with

Bible Verses on Disobedience - Christian Lessons
In order to understand what it means to obey, we must understand what it means to not do so. Here are some Bible verses on disobedience that tell us more on what happens when we don't listen to God.

Tips for Obeying Your Parents - Christian Lessons
Obeying your parents is a tough thing when you're a teenager. You walk a fine line between growing up and being a child, but obedience is something God asks of us, and you'd be surprised at how much your parents actually have to offer you when you obey.

Christian Teen Behavior - Parents - Getting Inside Your Christian Teen's Head - Understanding Some Christian Teen Behavior
Sometimes your Christian teen does things you just don't understand. You wish you could get into his or her head to figure out what is going on in there. Well, here are some things your teen is thinking and probably won't tell you.

Places for Christian Teens to Go on a Date - Places to Go - Dating - Christian Teens - Ideas
When Christian teens are looking for a date-night location, romance and fun aren't the only things that need to be considered. So, here are some great date ideas that will make your date memorable for all the right reasons.

4 Ways for Teens to Stay Strong in Your Christian Faith
God knows that sometimes Christians struggle in their faith. Sometimes devotions donít really seem like devotion, but

Youth Group Activities for Christian Teen Boys
It shouldn't come as any surprise to people in youth ministry that Christian teen girls and Christian teen boys tend to have different interests. While a majority of youth group events should involve both boys and girls, there are times when it is nice to have a

Christian FAQ: Why Are So Many Christians Hypocrites?
People often criticize Christianity by saying it's too hypocritical. They can cite church leader after leader that has preached one thing and then done another. They say we judge when we make the same mistakes. Yet more often than not, there are a few things we can do to overcome this condemnation of us all.

Fruit of the Spirit Bible Study: Faithfulness
Go deeper into the fruits of the Spirit. What does the Bible say about faithfulness? How can you grow in this fruit of the Spirit?

What Does the Bible Say About Abortion?
What do Christians believe about abortion? How do you respond to non-Christians about what you believe? The Bible actually has a lot to say on the subject. Here is some scripture to understand the Christian stance on abortion.

What is the Spiritual Gift of Mercy?
Do you have the spiritual gift of mercy? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of mercy.

Do You Have the Spiritual Gift of Healing?
Do you have the spiritual gift of healing? There are certain characteristics that define this gift, like deep compassion and a love of God.

Third Commandment - Teen Bible Study
The third commandment reminds us that how we use God's name matters, and that we shouldn't take it in vain or misuse it.

Fruit of the Spirit Bible Study: Patience
Go deeper into the fruits of the Spirit. What does the Bible say about patience? How can you grow in this fruit of the Spirit?

The Episcopalian/Anglican Position on Homosexuality
What position does the Episcopalian/Anglican Church take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships?

How to Practice Christian Tolerance
What is tolerance, and why is it so important for Christian teens to understand why we need to have it and the danger it can become?

What Is Lent and How Long Is It Celebrated?
Fasting and prayer occur during Lent. The fasting is used to remind Christians of the 40 days Jesus spent in the desert fasting and being tempted by Satan.

A Prayer to Overcome Hate
A prayer to overcome hatred can bring God in to help free us from a binding emotion.

What's the Difference Between Lust and Love?
Is there a difference between lust and love? The Bible seems to think so. Understanding why they are very different can help us develop strong, loving, and biblical relationships.

A Prayer for Your Church
Just like people need our prayers, so do our churches. Here is a simple prayer you can say for your church.

What is Deliverance?
Understanding deliverance goes a long way in our faith. When we struggle, God is the one who delivers us form our troubles.

How to Be a Good Mentor
There are specific characteristics of being a good mentor. Here are some ways you can be a good mentor to those you lead.

What Does It Mean to Be Methodist?
What does it mean to be Methodist? Here are some basics of the Methodist church to improve your understanding.

Ways to Pray for Your Teen
Every parent wants the most for their teenager, but no parent is able to be around their teen all day every day to guide them. Lifting your teen up in your prayers is a great way to ask God to work in their lives today, tomorrow, and every day thereafter.

How Do I Know if I'm Called into Ministry?
How do you know if you're called into ministry? Here are some things to consider if you think ministry is in your future.

Bible Verses on Christian Character
When we talk about who we are as Christians, our character matters. There are many bible verses on character that discuss how God shapes us and offers advice on making our character more Christ-like.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Holy Family
Whether you just want to be Joseph or Mary, the Holy Family is a great Christian Halloween costume idea. Page 14.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Introduction
When choosing what to wear on October 31st, why not choose a Christian Halloween costume.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Jesus Christ
Jesus can make a powerful Christian Halloween costume. Page 15.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Ten Commandments
The Ten Commandments are a simple Christian Halloween costume to make and wear. Page 17.

Christian Halloween Costumes - 3 Wise Men
Are there three of you? Try the Three Wise Men as your Christian Halloween costume. Page 11.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Plagues of Egypt
The Plagues of Egypt make a great group Christian Halloween costume. Page 10.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Shepherd
A shepherd can be a simple Christian Halloween costume. Page 12.

Christian Halloween Costumes - David
Dressing as King David can make a great Christian Halloween costume. Page 13.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Judges
Dressing as a symbol of the Book of Judges can make an interesting Christian Halloween costume. Page 8.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Noah's Ark
A x can make a great Christian Halloween costume. Page 2.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Nun
A nun can make a great Christian Halloween costume. Page 5.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Saints
Pick a saint to make a great Christian Halloween costume. Page 7.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Holy Ghost
Dressing as the Holy Ghost can make a great Christian Halloween costume. Page 3.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Angel
An angel is a traditional Christian Halloween costume. Page 4.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Kings
Dress up as the Book of Kings for your Christian Halloween costume. Page 9.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Priests
Dressing as a priest can make a great Christian Halloween costume. Page 6.

Christian Halloween Costumes - Jonah and the Whale
Jonah and the Whale will be Christian Halloween costume that no one will soon forget. Page 16.

Abel - Teens of the Bible
Abel may have lived a short life, but he was not short on lessons to give us. Abel teaches us the importance of righteousness, active faith, and more...

Teens of the Bible: Miriam
Who was Miriam? Learn more about her life and how she played a key role in leading her people out of Egypt.

What is the Difference Between an Atheist and Agnostic
What is the difference between an atheist and agnostic? While some see no difference in the terms, there is actually quite a difference between the two.

How to Break Up with Someone
Breaking up with someone is difficult, but sometimes it just needs to be done. Here is how you can break up with someone in a way that hurts you both too much.

A Prayer When You Need to Turn the Other Cheek
When someone hurts you, the first desire is often to retaliate. However, God asks us to do something different. Here is a prayer to help you turn the other cheek, even when you don't want to.

A Prayer to Ward Off Procrastination
When we feel ourselves slipping into a state of procrastination, it can be easy to give up and give in. Here is prayer you can say to ask God to intervene and ward off procrastination.

Understanding the Gospel of John
The third book of the New Testament is the Gospel of Luke. Why was this account of Jesus' life so important to those that did not grow up Jewish, and how is it any different from the other gospels?

Understanding the Book of Acts
The Book of Acts does a lot to describe how the church spread after Jesus ascended to Heaven. Yet why is this book so important to our lives today, and what is its significance in the New Testament?

A Prayer to Remain Abstinent
Sex is a big deal in our lives, and not having sex is sometimes a struggle. Here is a prayer for abstinence when it becomes tough.

Fourth Commandment - The Sabbath as a Day of Rest
The fourth commandment tells us that we should take a day of rest each week. What does that commandment actually mean, and how does it impact our lives today?

First Commandment - No Other Gods
The first commandment tells us to have no other gods before God. What does that commandment actually mean, and how does it impact our lives today?

Eighth Commandment - Do Not Steal
The eighth commandments tells us not to steal. What does that commandment actually mean, and how does it impact our lives today?

Seventh Commandment - Do Not Commit Adultery
The seventh commandment tells us that we should not commit adultery. What does that commandment actually mean, and how does it impact our lives today?

Sixth Commandment - You Should Not Murder
The sixth commandments tells us that we should not commit murder. What does that commandment actually mean, and how does it impact our lives today?

Bible Verses on Abusive Dating Relationships
What does the Bible say about abusive dating relationships? God tells us how to treat one another, and abuse is not a part of it.

What the Bible Says About Apologizing
What does the Bible tell us about apologizing? Is confessing our sins important? Learn why apologizing is an important part of our Christian walk.

Bible Verses on Compassion
We are all asked to be kind to one another, and there are plenty of bible verses on compassion to help us understand how God wants us to be to those in need.

Bible Verses on Fate
Many Christians believe that their destiny is decided for them, but there are a lot of bible verses on fate that tell us there is more to our lives that a destiny we can't control.

Bible Verses on Turning the Other Cheek
Looking to the Bible when you're faced with people who hurt you through words, insults, or gossip is important. There are plenty of bible verses on turning the other cheek that can teach us how to deal with the ugly side of the people around us.

Bible Verses on Astrology
The Bible actually has quite a bit to say on the topic of astrology and studying the stars to know our futures. Here are some Bible verses on astrology.

Bible Verses on Compassion
We are all asked to be kind to one another, and there are plenty of bible verses on compassion to help us understand how God wants us to be to those in need.

Can Guys and Girls Be Just Friends?
Is it possible for a guy and a girl to be friends? Some say it's fine and it can happen, while others are rather skeptical.

Why Doesn't God Fix Everything?
Why doesn't God fix everything that's bad in the world? After all, He could easily bring about world peace in an instant. This common Christian question is one that everyone asks at some point, and the answer isn't always simple.

Why Should I Choose to Become a Christian?
Why you chose to become a Christian is a common Christian question, and one that has a number of great answers for both the believer and the non-Christian. How we answer than question, though, can have implications for ourselves and others. Here are some reasons each of us made that choice.

Why Should Teens Tithe
Tithing is one controversial topic in youth groups today. Should teens be asked to tithe to the church? Developing the discipline of tithing can not only help the church, but it will do a lot to develop important skills later.

How to Ask for God's Grace
We all need a little bit of grace in our lives. Yet, how do you ask for God's grace? Here are some ways to prepare yourself and make an ask of God.

Can Science and Faith Coexist?
One common question Christians have is whether or not science and faith can co-exist. For some that is impossible, while others believe the two go-hand in hand.

Overcoming Jealousy
Jealousy is a normal emotion that we can handle two ways. We can overcome jealousy and grow in our lives or allow it to take us down a darker path. Learning to overcome jealousy brings us closer to what God has planned for us.

How to Get Along with Siblings
We all can learn to get along with our siblings better. God tells us it's important to love our brothers and sisters, so why is it often so difficult.

What is Backsliding
Backsliding in a term we hear in church from time to time, and we're often told not to do it. Yet, what is backsliding and how dangerous is it for us to backslide?

How to Get Over a Grudge
It's not okay to hold onto a grudge, because it never ends up doing us any good. However, actually getting over the grudge takes effort. Here are some ways you can do it.

How to Turn Someone Down for Prom
When someone asks you to the prom, and it's not the person you want to go with, it's important to learn how to turn someone down to the prom. Here are some ways you can let them down easy while maintaining your integrity.

Excuses Christians Use for Bad Behavior
Too often Christians use excuses for their bad behavior rather than admitting they were wrong. Here are some excuses heard far too often, and ones we should all try to avoid.

What is Redemption?
What does redemption mean? What are people referring to when they say we have been redeemed? Find out what God's sacrifice really means for us.

What Teens Can Do to Prevent Bullying
We're not all helpless when it comes to bullying. Here are some things you can do to prevent bullying.

Can I Lose My Salvation
Can you lose your salvation? Many people think sin or not doing enough good works means you can, but what does the Bible actually tell us about losing our salvation?

What is God's Grace?
Understanding what is God's grace provides us with a stronger understanding of how He move sin our lives.

Spiritual Discipline of Confession
The spiritual discipline of confession can be hard to develop, because it requires us to share some of our biggest sins. Yet the practice can offer us freedoms that we didn't even know we needed.

Spiritual Discipline of Submission
Developing the spiritual discipline of submission doesn't mean letting people walk all over you. It actually takes far more strength to be open minded and accountable enough to be submissive in your faith.

Christian Spiritual Discipline of Worship
The spiritual discipline of worship is a great way to honor God, but worship is more than just singing in church.

What is the Spiritual Gift of Giving
Do you have the spiritual gift of giving? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of giving.

What the Bible Says About Forgiveness
Forgiveness is talked about quite a bit in the Bible. It's not always something that comes naturally, but can be something we do as we try to follow in God's footsteps.

Dating Checklist for Healthy Relationships
Before you jump into that dating relationship, take a look at the dating checklist to see if this is someone you really should be getting that emotionally involved with.

How Do I Get Into Reading the Bible?
How do we get into reading our Bible when it's such a big book? One question a lot of Christians have is how to stay on track with Bible reading.

A Prayer to Battle Lust
Everyone seems to struggle with lust at some point in his or her life. Here is a prayer to battle lust when you need God's help.

A Prayer for Compassion
At times we need a little help feeling compassion for others. Here is a prayer for compassion to ask God to give us a open heart when it comes to other people in need.

Should Christians Read the Twilight Books
Should Christian teens be reading the Twilight saga? Like many fantasy novels, the book series raises the question of whether or not the story demonstrates Christian values.

Should Christian Teens Read Twilight - Christian Teens - Twilight
Should Christian teens be reading the Twilight saga? Like many fantasy novels, the series raises the question of whether or not the story demonstrates Christian values. Page 2.

Sample Christian Teens Bible Study Guide - Christian Teens - Bible Study Guide - Sample - Agenda
Need a sample Bible study agenda? Here is a sample of a handout used in a Girls' Summer Bible Study.

What is the Spiritual Gift of Teaching
Do you have the spiritual gift of teaching? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of teaching.

What is the Spiritual Gift of Helps
Do you have the spiritual gift of helps? There are certain characteristics that define this gift of helps.

Bible Verses About the Environment - Bible Verses - Environment
Is it Christian to be environmentally friendly? Here are some Bible verses that remind us how important it is to take care of the Earth.

Spiritual Gift of Faith - Faith
What is the spiritual gift of faith, and how do you know if you have it?

Spiritual Gift of Knowledge - Knowledge
Do you have the spiritual gift of knowledge? There are certain characteristics that define this gift and make the gift of knowledge different from the gift of wisdom.

Spiritual Gift of Miracles - Miracles
Do you have the spiritual gift of miracles? There are certain characteristics that define this gift.

Wheaton College - Details about Wheaton College - Christian Colleges
What you want and need to know about Wheaton College.

New American Standard Bible - NASB - Christian Teens - New American Standard Bible - NASB - Christian Teens - Version - Translation
Describing the New American Standard Bible (NASB).

New King James Version - NKJV - Christian Teens - Bible Translation - Christian Teens - Version of the Bible - NKJV - New King James
A description of the New King James Version of the Bible.

New Living Translation of the Bible - NLT - Christian Teens - Bible - New Living Translation - NLT - Christian Teens
Describing the New Living Translation of the Bible

Make a Mission Trip Picture Frame - Mission Trip Picture Frame Craft
Make a simple mission trip picture frame to preserve your favorite memory of your mission trip.

Description of the Apostles' Creed - Christian Teens - Apostles Creed - Christian Teens
The Apostles' Creed describes the foundation of the Christian faith.

Who is Billy Graham - Reverend Billy Graham
Who is Billy Graham, and how did he become one of the leading Christian figures in modern history?

Mormon Church of Latter Day Saints Views on Homosexuality Gay Marriage and Same Sex Relationships - Christian Teens - Mormon - Latter Day Saints
What position does the Mormon Church of Latter Day Saints' take on homosexuality, same sex marriage, and gay relationships? Find out more about the positions of the Mormon Church of Latter Day Saints regarding these controversial subjects.

Why Some Christian Teens Do Not Celebrate Lent - Christian Teens - No Lent - Denominations
Why do some Christian teens not celebrate Lent? Here is a description of why denominations differ in their observance of this holy day.

What is Advent - Advent
Explanation of Advent and how it is celebrated and represented in the Church.

Ways to Refresh Your Faith - Refresh Your Faith
Sometimes our Christian walk feels a little stale, so we need to find new ways to refresh our faith. Here are 10 ways to add a little something new to our faith.

Salvation Definition for Christian Teens
Definition of the term

Worship Definition for Christian Teens
Definition of the word

How to Become a Christian
Want to become a Christian, but you're not sure how? In this section you'll find all the information you need to become a Christian and what it means for your life.