A holistic journey of faith created to guide students into living out the story of God on their campuses, in their communities, and in the world. Journey through seven episodes of the Bible: Create, Broken, Promise, Presence, Satisfied, Mission and Restored. This experience will stretch you spiritually and show you the healing attributes of displaying a Christlike love to a broken and shattered world.
A book for youth workers that journeys through the seven episodes of the Bible with contributors including: Mark Oestreicher, Ian Morgan Cron, Scot McKnight, Kara Powell, Mike King, Jason Barnhart, Mae Elise Cannon, Chris Folmsbee, and Pamela Erwin.
The Bible tells the story of God. The narratives, historical records, poetry, songs, prophecy, and letters reveal who God is, and exhibit his continuous pursuit of a restored relationship with his people.A World Unbroken will help you as a youth worker not only find greater meaning in the story, but will also help you re-narrate your life in and around the mission of God through the seven episodes of create, broken, promise, presence, satisfied, mission and restored. Gain insight from respected youth workers, theologians and authors as this book guides the way you think of youth ministry. A World Unbroken is designed to reshape the way you view your role as a minister--and the role of youth ministry in the church. Contributors: Mark Oestreicher, Ian Morgan Cron, Scot McKnight, Kara Powell, Jason Barnhart, Mae Elise Cannon, Mike King, Chris Folmsbee, and Pamela Erwin.
Chris Folmsbee served as a youth pastor for nearly 12 years and now serves as a volunteer youth worker in his local church. He leads Barefoot Ministries, a training and publishing company located in Kansas City, and serves on the staff of Youthfront, an organization committed to bringing youth into a growing relationship with Jesus. Chris frequently speaks to and trains youth workers, parents, and students throughout North America, and has written several books and articles. Chris lives in Overland Park, Kansas, with his wife, Gina, and their three children, Megan, Drew, and Luke.
Ian Morgan Cron Chasing Francis: A Pilgrim's Tale (NavPres)
Mark Ostreicher Youth Ministry 3.0: A Manifesto of Where We've Been, Where We Are & Where We Need to Go (Zondervan) Middle School Ministry: A Comprehensive Guide to Working with Early Adolescents (Zondervan)
Scot McKnight The Jesus Creed: Loving God, Loving Others (Paraclete Press) The Blue Parakeet: Rethinking How You Read the BibleEmbracing Grace: A Gospel for All of Us (Paraclete Press)
Kara Powell Deep Justice in a Broken World: Not-So-Secret Findings about Youth Ministry (Youth Specialties) Help I'm a Woman in Youth Ministry!: Practical Empowerment for Your Calling and Your Life (Youth Specialties)
Mike King Presence-Centered Youth Ministry: Guiding Students into Spiritual Formation (IVP) Sacred Life: Spiritual Practices for Everyday Living (Barefoot Ministries)
Pamela Erwin A Critical Approach to Youth Culture: Its Influence and Implications for Ministry (YS Academic) The Family-Powered Church (Wipf & Stock Publishers)