Youth Ministry in a Multifaith Society Paperback
Forming Christian Identity Among Sceptics
by Len Kageler, Chap Clark;
A Bird's Eye View
Understand and act on the challenges of practising youth work in our multi-faith society - a stimulating and practical read
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Youth Ministry in a Multifaith Society
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In simpler, more homogeneous times, youth ministry was a relatively straightforward activity. The church's youth gathered (occasionally inviting their unchurched friends from school), played together, sang together and listened together to a message from a bright, engaging youth minister, selecting from a relatively defined set of topics: "What does it mean to follow Jesus when it comes to _?"
Now Christian youth must make sense of their faith, with its exclusive claims, in light of their close friends who are Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist, atheist, "other" or even "none." And increasingly other religions are taking their cues for rooting and establishing their youth from Christian ministry practices, so that our kids are being invited to outreach events sponsored by other faiths.
Veteran youth minister and researcher Len Kageler digs into the data surrounding this exciting multi-faith era and offers surprising confidence that our kids can be guided into mature Christian faith while simultaneously learning to love their neighbours of other religions.
How do we ground our young people in the faith while encouraging their relationships with friends of other faiths? Veteran youth minister and researcher Len Kageler digs into the data surrounding this exciting multi-faith era and offers surprising confidence that our kids can be guided into mature Christian faith while simultaneously learning to love their neighbours of other religions.
Youth Ministry in a Multifaith Society by Len Kageler, Chap Clark was published by IVP (USA) in April 2014 and is our 30821st best seller. The ISBN for Youth Ministry in a Multifaith Society is 9780830841127.
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Foreword by Chap Clark
1 The Rise of Youth Ministry in Other Religions
A Good Thing for Christian Youth Work?
2 The Scope and Nature of Muslim Youth Work
Have They All Read Purpose-Driven Youth Ministry?
3 The Rise of Syncretists and Nones
Understanding Those Whose Faith Is to Have None at All
4 Christians in Occupied Territory
The Church Has Been There, Done That
5 Theology in Praxis: Latent or Articulated Views of Multifaith
Youth Ministry on Purpose
6 Multifaith Perspectives: A Reason to Care
Youth Religiosity, Flourishing and the Public Good
7 Youth Ministry Among Nones and Functional Syncretists
Mission Possible 1
8 Christian Engagement with Other Religions in Youth Work
Mission Possible 2
9 A Multifaith Pastoral Theology
Presence and Power in the Youth Work
Appendix 1: Resources Used by Evangelical Free Church Youth Pastors
Appendix 2: Protestant Denominations Reviewed by the National Study of Youth and Religion
Details for Youth Ministry in a Multifaith Society
|Page last updated||25th October 2016|
|Author / Artist||Len Kageler, Chap Clark|
|Book Format||Paperback / softback|
|Publisher||IVP (USA) (April 2014)|
|Number of Pages||220|