Christian World and Life View
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Those who would be Christians - Shaking stereotypes the world has placed on "Christians"
In the world, but not of it - Reflections on what this looks like in practice, by Denis Haack
Conversations for the college bound - What high school students heading to college should think about before making the transition
Raise your hand! - Youth ministry's over-emphasis on numbers
The lion, the witch and the college campus - Key issues students face when transitioning from high school to college and the relevancy of C.S. Lewis for college students
Watch what you pray for - The Prayer of Jabez and the problem of materialism
Living and teaching right from wrong - Passing on a biblical view of right and wrong to our kids
Reading the world by listening to their stories - Denis Haack reflects on how we can use film and other media to better understand the world we live in
Why I Don't Live in the Bunker - Reflections on the Youth Worker's Place in Culture
The 20th Century Art Form - How to watch movies like a Christian. by Kim Robbins
Biblical? - What does it mean to be Biblical in the way we live? written by Ron Julian of the McKenzie Study Center
Shame, Shame, Shame - the problem of "dis-jointed" faith...saying one thing and practicing another.
Millennial Moral Mess - moral inconsistency in the lives of Christians
Cheating, Lying, Pants, and Prosperity - Right, Wrong, and Relativity
When the Flak Flies - Responding to the flak Christians get from other Christians when they try to live out their faith Biblically.
Are We Salt and Light? - Living out our faith Biblically often leads us to the point of being called "too Christian" or "too Pagan."
What's Going On? - Reflections from 9/11
Popstars: When the World is Not Enough - how one potential star was able to put her faith before fame.
The Lie of Christmas - The true meaning of Christmas, and the problem with "stuff."
Am I a Survivor? - "Survivor" and the lifeboat mentality.
Looking for Bus #119 - How we can become "bridge-builders" to the non-Christians around us.
Feeling Like the Elephant Man - Why CPYU does what it does, and the importance of engaging the culture.
I Love You 12 - Twelve traits of a Godly character we should want to see in our children's lives.
Whose God is it Anyway? - is the "God" we claim to worship really the one true God?