Are young people born since 2000 to be known as the Austerity Generation?

Imagine being 10 and at youth club that evening the leaders pass the bucket around, and ask you to make a cake to sell to keep the youth club going. Imagine being 11 and the youth club that you went to closing. Imagine being 12 and your parents have to move house because, after your brother moved out last year, they cant afford to stay … Continue reading Are young people born since 2000 to be known as the Austerity Generation?

Rethinking young people and ‘low self esteem’

These Young People have just such low self esteem!   This week I have been attending a 3-day block of lectures on Psychology and Christianity as part of my MA course at Durham University. It has been absolutely fascinating. During the three days each of the 17 of us in the room have been given the chance to present to the others a 20 minute presentation … Continue reading Rethinking young people and ‘low self esteem’