Tag: Youth

Here are some family questions to ask your youth group. If you hear silence, re-word the question a different way. These questions might bring up family issues for you to take note of to help you build better relationships with your youth. If they made a movie about your family, who should star as your family members? Explain. Who do you treat better, your family or your friends? Why? What’s one dream you have for your family? How can you help…

Pass around a die (dice) and have the youth roll it one at a time. Whatever number it lands on, you read a question/statement/task from that numbered category for that person. Sometimes other youth may want to add to the discussion or statement and you should allow that to happen. Whenever a category runs out, you have them roll again… or repeat them. Personal (1) What is the one thing you’d most like to change about the world? You have…

Read the following passages to your youth and ask them to explain to you and to each other what they mean to them personally. Read the questions that follow the passages. 2 Corinthians 5:17 “in Christ” we become new creations. What’s one thing that would be difficult for you to give up about yourself if you gave it all away right now? What would be something you’d be eager to give up? 1 Samuel 5:1-4 The Ark of the Covenant…

Read the following passages to your youth and ask them to explain to you and to each other what they mean to them personally. Read the questions that follow the passages. James 5:16 “Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed…” When was the last time you confessed a sin to another one of your peers? Why is it important to confess our sins to each other? What happens if…

Pass around a die (dice) and have the youth roll it one at a time. Whatever number it lands on, you read a question/statement/task from that numbered category for that person. Sometimes other youth may want to add to the discussion or statement and you should allow that to happen. Whenever a category runs out, you have them roll again… or repeat them. 1. Personal If you had to cut off one limb from your body, which limb would it be…

If you could have 10 guaranteed things to be in your future house, what would they be and why for each one? Have the youth write these down on a piece of paper and turn it in anonymously. Read aloud the lists that were turned in. If you have 10+ youth, maybe sample 4-5 lists to read. Let’s say you were going to live in God’s house… discuss what items you would put in God’s house. (not necessarily from the written list from the above…

Here are some discussion questions and topics to help create interaction in your youth group. Feel free to add or subtract to fit your youth group needs. Take the title of each section and replicate the titles by the number of questions/topics in each section and space them out in a word processing document, then cut each one out individually. If you use this list as I have it here, then print this PDF (Click here to download it) out with…

Six Reasons Young People Leave the Church 5 Possible Reasons Young Americans Are Leaving Church and Christianity Behind Top 10 Reasons our Kids Leave Church Top 10 Reasons the Church Is Losing Our Youth Why Our Youth Are Leaving the Church And the list goes on… All you have to do is google anything in regards to why young people leave the church and you will find a plethora of articles and books written about the subject. In almost of…