Synopses & Reviews
Do your kids see the power and purpose in prayeror is it something they endure until the "Amen"?
What is this "worship stuff" Christians do? Is it just a bunch of people wearing choir robes? Playing guitars? Singing?
Prayer and Worship Uncommon Junior High Group Study helps you answer teens' (possibly never-voiced!) questions in ways that make sense for their junior high lives: Help them understand how God answers prayer, what to do when He seems silent, why we keep on praying, hat is worship? how does it all work?
Through Scripture study, fun activities, stories and discussion, students will understand the "how and why" of prayer and in ways that will help them make these two parts of loving God an integral part of their spiritual lives.
Young teens have a lot of questions about why Christians do what they do . . . even if they do not ask them out loud. What is prayer? Does God always answer prayer? What about when He seems silent? And what about worship? Is it just a boring church service? A bunch of people wearing choir robes and singing? Prayer and Worship Uncommon Junior High Group Study, part of a series of junior high group studies developed by youth ministry expert Kara Powell, helps leaders answer tweens questions in ways that make sense for their junior high lives. Through Scripture study, fun activities, stories and discussion, students will understand the what's and whys of prayer and worship and be motivated to make them a part of their spiritual life.
About the Author
KARA POWELL, PH.D., is the executive director of the Center for Youth and Family Ministry and an assistant professor of youth, family and culture at Fuller Theological Seminary. She has been in youth ministry for 20 years and is the author of many articles and books, including Deep Justice in a Broken World and Deep Ministry in a Shallow World (co-authored with Chap Clark), Help! I’m a Woman in Youth Ministry, Mirror, Mirror and the Good Sex curriculum guide (co-authored with Jim Hancock). Kara lives in Pasadena, California, with her husband and three children.