A national research study has been completed, exploring attitudes towards religion, spirituality and Christianity in New Zealand. Commissioned by the Wilberforce Foundation, the research was undertaken during March and April 2018 and the full report was is available now. The research enables us... See more
Posts Tagged ‘faith’
This is the third in a series exploring the key people and stories of the Old Testament, and how they point the way to Jesus.
Introduction: Waiting Game
Play a game that requires speed or patience.
Have a discussion about how we like things to happen quickly (for example, fast food... See more
Followers of Jesus have often wrestled over what it is that allows humans to maintain our relationship with God - having faith in Him, or doing good works inspired by that faith. As Christians, how should faith and good deeds relate to each other?
A study on Romans 3:27-4:12 for young adults... See more
Young people create a newsprint ‘wall of sin’ to illustrate how sin cuts us off from God and to show how Jesus breaks down the wall between us and God.
You will need: newsprint, vivids, blue-tak or masking tape, a cross, a candle, matches and a good torch.
This works best at night and... See more
Questions you can use in a mentoring relationship, where the focus is on discipleship.
Developing a Personal Faith
- What do you love about God?
- What is your faith?
- What are your core beliefs about God?
- Why... See more
Choose from these questions and sentence completions to get young people talking about their faith.
- How would you describe Jesus to a person who's never heard of him?
- C.S. Lewis once said that Jesus was either God, a liar, or a lunatic. Are these the only ways to... See more