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Two-thirds of U.S. Young Adults Unaware 6 Million Jews Were Killed in the Holocaust, Poll Shows

Two-thirds of U.S. Young Adults Unaware 6 Million Jews Were Killed in the Holocaust, Poll Shows Nearly two-thirds of young adults in the United States do not know that 6 million Jews were killed during the Holocaust, according to a surprising new survey that also shows Holocaust denial is prevalent on social media.The poll of... Read more

Pandemic has strengthened global identity among young people – study

A Christian Aid worker hands a bag of essential items to a Rohingya refugee in the Cox's Bazar camp, Bangladesh.(Photo: Christian Aid)The pandemic has heightened many young people's sense of a global identity, a study by Christian Aid has found.  Well over a third (39%) of 18- to 34-year-olds polled by Savanta ComRes for the... Read more

Survey: Almost Two-Thirds of Young US Adults Don’t Know Six Million Jews Died in the Holocaust | RELEVANT

A new survey commissioned by theConference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) has found some troubling results about the contemporary understanding of the Holocaust among young American adults. Specifically, nearly two-thirds of the millennial and Gen Z adults aged between 18 and 39 did not know that six million Jews were killed in... Read more

Eric Metaxas Urges Young Christians to Stay Active in Politics and the Church

Eric Metaxas Urges Young Christians to Stay Active in Politics and the Church Conservative Christian commentator Eric Metaxas, a New York Times best-selling author and host of The Eric Metaxas Show, urged young Christians to remain active in their church as well as in politics in an exclusive live interview with The Christian Post.Metaxas, who authored well-researched... Read more

More young Americans are shunning marriage

(Photo: Unsplash/Marc A Sporys)The number of younger Americans who are choosing not to wed has reached record levels, according to figures from the Institute for Family Studies (IFS). Data shows that over a third (35%) of American adults between the ages of 25 and 50 have never been married - a proportion that amounts to... Read more

Tips for Young (and Maybe Not-So-Young) Bloggers – Tim Challies

Its always a blessing for me to see the launch of a new blog, and perhaps especially so when that blog has been founded by a young Christian. Im convinced theres still a place for Christian blogs, even in 2020, and I am eager to give whatever tips I can to help these new bloggers... Read more

RSE in schools: what young people need is more protection, not more sex education

(Photo: Pixabay)A new relationships and sex education (RSE) curriculum takes effect in English schools from this month, teaching children and teenagers "the facts and the law about sex, sexuality, sexual health and gender identity in an age-appropriate and inclusive way". Under the curriculum, LGBT content is to be "fully integrated" into RSE lessons, while at... Read more

New Music Friday Roundup: Hillsong Young and Free, NEEDTOBREATHE, and More | RELEVANT Magazine

Tweet Share Pin It’s Friday and a few artists are starting to slowly emerge from their pandemic lockdowns to drop some new tunes before the weekend. Here are a few releases that should be on your radar this week. NEEDTOBREATHE: Out of Body NEEDTOBREATHE is back with a fresh collection of rootsy Americana and introspective... Read more

I Was Too Young to Be a Pastor

It was the worst feeling Ive ever had in church, a gut-wrenching emptiness that sprung from a complete separation from what I felt was my lifelong calling. The music was gospel-centered. The preacher had a Spurgeon-like knack for seeing Christ in the Old Testament. Once upon a time, I wouldve loved this church service enough... Read more

Young Christians are lonely despite being more connected than ever

(Photo: Unsplash/Headway)Tech is a way of life for many Millennials and Gen Z-ers but it's not filling the emotional gap and most pastors are not being proactive in teaching them how to use it wisely, research by Barna suggests. Studies by the group show that a majority of pastors (85%) feel "very" or "somewhat" worried... Read more

Netflix Accused of Sexualizing Young Girls in Upcoming Film Cuties

Netflix Accused of Sexualizing Young Girls in Upcoming Film Cuties A coming-of age film called Cuties has sparked outrage for its sexualizing of 11-year-old girls who are shown twerking in revealing outfits.The trailer, which Netflix released on Tuesday, stars 14-year-old Fathia Youssouf who plays the lead character Amy, an 11-year-old Senegalese girl who shows interest in... Read more

University: the battleground for young minds

(Photo: Unsplash/BanterSnaps)The concept of the university as a place of genuine learning with the free flow of ideas and the cut and thrust of rigorous debate creating a place where the brightest of minds might grow and blossom intellectually is, to a significant extent, no more. And this should concern Christians. When only a single... Read more

CDC Report: A Quarter of Young Adults Have Contemplated Suicide During the Pandemic | RELEVANT Magazine

As the death toll of COVID-19 in the US hits 170,000 with few signs of slowing, it could be easy to stay focused on the most obvious fallout of the pandemic as U.S. efforts at containment continue to be stymied. But there are other, more subtle consequences to the coronavirus’ American surge, and a... Read more

In Nigeria, a young widowed mother leans on God after extremists killed her husband

Rose with her two daughters(Photo: Open Doors UK) Each day this week Christian Today is sharing stories of persecuted Christian women who have leant on Christ and been strengthened to pull through the incredible hardships they have faced: Rose, from Nigeria, is bravely bringing up her daughters as a single mother after extremists killed her... Read more

‘When We Trust God, We Shouldn’t Fear Anything’: Ed Young Asserts America Is Facing the Virus of Fear

'When We Trust God, We Shouldn't Fear Anything': Ed Young Asserts America Is Facing the Virus of Fear As soon as Ed Young answers the call, you can tell that he is a man with a lot of energy and more importantly a lot of words of hope for the weary.Whatever stereotype that... Read more

A fifth of young people unhappy with their lives – report

(Photo: Unsplash/Aaron Burden)Nearly one in five young people aged 10 to 17 are unhappy with their lives after months of coronavirus, a new study by The Children's Society has found. The charity surveyed just over 2,000 young people and their parents in the UK between April and June, and found that 18% are dissatisfied with... Read more

Young Mother Is Fifth Christian Killed in India in Two Months

Young Mother Is Fifth Christian Killed in India in Two Months NEW DELHI, July 27, 2020 (Morning Star News) A 26-year-old mother became the fifth Christian in two months to be killed in India last week when she refused to hand over her daughter to be raped by Hindus who had assaulted the... Read more

Transgender ideology is ‘so dangerous’ for young girls, says former health minister

One of the projects aims to reach the missing generation(Photo: Unsplash/Gaelle Marcel)The former health minister, Jackie Doyle-Price, has sounded the alarm over the influence of transgender lobby groups on young girls going through puberty.  She said it was "so dangerous" to encourage girls to think that they might not be "women".  Addressing the issue on... Read more

JK Rowling criticises hormone therapy and surgery for transgender young people

JK Rowling(Photo: Reuters)JK Rowling has said she is prepared to speak out about her concerns over transgender ideology and medical treatment even if it means risking her reputation.  The Harry Potter author became embroiled in another war of words on Twitter over the weekend after liking a tweet criticising some of the medical treatment being offered... Read more

Study: Young White Evangelicals Are Way Less Likely to Wear a Mask | RELEVANT Magazine

Over at Christianity Today, Ryan Burge has put together an interesting look at how Christians are reacting to ongoing concerns about COVID-19, as the pandemic continues to roil through the United States and picks up steam in many parts of the country. Generally speaking, white evangelicals are getting less concerned about the pandemic at... Read more

Seeing and Believing 250 | The Dardenne Brothers’ Young Ahmed and Kitty Green’s The Assistant

Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, two favorite filmmakers of Seeing & Believing, have a new film out, so of course, the guys are on the case! Wade and Kevin take a close look at the Dardennes’ story of a young teenager who is attracted to Islamic fundamentalism, and they discuss its spiritual underpinnings, its compassionate perspective,... Read more

Iran’s Church: “Large, young, and underground.” – Mission Network News

Iran (MNN) -- Only a few weeks ago, Iran was in the news as a hotspot for the COVID-19 pandemic. However, now that the pandemic has touched almost every corner of the world, Iran has mostly fallen out of headlines. But according to David Curry of Open Doors USA, there’s still plenty to talk about... Read more

New youth resource to help young people explore creativity in coronavirus world

Youthscape has released a new resource to help young people explore their creativity from a theological perspective. After months in lockdown, 'Showcase' is in part a response to the new corona world that young people are now growing up in.The book contains 27 ideas for exploring young people's creativity within a faith context and can be... Read more

MENTORING A YOUNG BOY

As a university professor, I spend most of my time with adults. I love mentoring these future leaders. It’s very fulfilling work. But twice a month, I spend my lunch hour with an elementary school boy that I met through Big Brothers/Big Sisters. I joined Big Brothers/Big Sisters as a way of showing my students... Read more

67 Percent of Young People Have Turned to Prayer, Spiritual Questions More amid the Pandemic

67 Percent of Young People Have Turned to Prayer, Spiritual Questions More amid the Pandemic A majority of teens and young adults say they are praying more or thinking about spiritual issues more than they were prior to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new survey.The poll of 800 high school students and... Read more

Eight Bible Studying Habits to Set up as a Younger Particular person

[ad_1] Begin Now to Type Good Habits There have been years after I didnt learn my Bible in any respect. Typically, I'd do it on and off, a couple of days then cease, a couple of weeks then cease. Different instances I'd do it legalistically, considering that I needed to learn a sure variety of... Read more

What Do You Consider Hillsong Younger & Frees New Single Finest Mates? | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Hillsong Younger & Free has launched a brand new single known as Finest Mates, and it has a barely totally different, extra pop-leaning vibe than a few of their older songs. In a press launch in regards to the tune, singer Aodhan King defined, It might not sound like a tune for... Read more