A more Youth Friendly Church

Martin Saunders suggests 5 ways that Church might make itself a bit more youth friendly.
“This generation of young people is marked by their commitment to activism and the fight against injustice. They’re idealistic, they’re motivated, and they were born into a world which has come to realise its many flaws. The average church is usually already involved in campaigning, serving the poor, and making a positive difference to the local community. So don’t be quiet about the fact – give them a chance to hear about your overseas mission partners, your night shelter or your food bank, and give them an opportunity to get involved! And going a step further, could you even listen to them, and ask them what they think the church should be getting involved in? Young people are often the prophetic leaders of movements of justice; there’s no reason why that can’t be true of the teenagers in your church”
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