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National Study Of Youth And Religion Sermon Resources

Sermon Resources from the National Study Of Youth And Religion: The National Study of Youth and Religion is a research project designed to enhance our understanding of the religious lives of American youth from adolescence into young adulthood.  
Adolescents listening to a narrative sermon experience a strong sense of connection with the preacher, other church members and God as these individual stories merge together. This merger establishes for adolescent listeners a more complete understanding of the communal and temporal aspects of their identity. 
The goals were met through four sermons, four teaching sessions, and the use of mentors. The preaching, teaching, and mentoring focused on providing the youth with the skills that would enable them to protect themselves against violent crimes and acts of police brutality. The model was evaluated through the use of a  ...
Dec 8, 2000 ... preach the sermon. “The youth pastor preaches,” said Parker, “but the youth are the stewards and stewardesses, they wear white, take up the money, and are in the choir and band. They are everything. The adults are in another building.” Dean added that a number of Korean students in Princeton.
Jan 9, 2013 ... durable, positive, orientation toward others can be learned through sermons and homilies, regular interaction with others who model these ideals in religious congregations, as well as social sanctions from religious communities that control individual behavior and work to develop this general trait.
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