If todays young people really are sensible, then church is the perfect place for them

Todays broad research published by on the BBC website with the headline Generation Sensible’ in five charts might reveal a number of interesting trends with young people currently – or where the media had once got it wrong about young people and stirred up viceral degrading of young people and affected government policy before based on a few individual cases (and I am looking at … Continue reading If todays young people really are sensible, then church is the perfect place for them

Lets get Theological! On making Theology, not models & strategies first in Youth Ministry

You wont read this post. I guarantee you, no one will read this post. Even with a sneaky reference to an Olivia Newton John lyric in the title, you wont read this, because its got Theology in the title as well. I should have put sex, or masturbation, or something witty, clever or clickbaity, but no, in the spirit of honesty this piece is what … Continue reading Lets get Theological! On making Theology, not models & strategies first in Youth Ministry

10 Questions with Natalie Collins: On Young People, Sex and Domestic abuse

I caught up with Natalie, after following her on twitter for the last few years via God_loves_women , after I had drafted a post on young people and sex that I was going to publish. After being in conversation she suggested, and I realised that I had much to learn on this subject, and that our conversation might provoke, challenge and help others who work with … Continue reading 10 Questions with Natalie Collins: On Young People, Sex and Domestic abuse

Brexit blog: Young people, Sex and lowering the voting age to 16.

As a youth worker who voted remain last thursday its been a tough weekend, not least because I’m also trying to finish an essay. But one of the thoughts that has been going around has been the conversation about young people, how leaving the EU will affect them, and also conversely whether as a youthworker I could have done anything differently to help the situation, … Continue reading Brexit blog: Young people, Sex and lowering the voting age to 16.