Have Our Kids’ Minds Gone to Pot?

When I was on my middle school track team, we trained at the high school across the street. By the time early morning practice was over, the high schoolers had gathered on the lawn outside their building to…

Underaged Drinking: Just Say YES! (Sort Of)

One of the most surprising revelations to me in my early youth ministry days relates to the real reason why teens drink. I remember in my legalist days as an adolescent, determining whether or not a girl was…

Grace, Law and Underage Drinking

It’s hard to strike the balance between Law and Grace when teaching youth about underage drinking. It’s obviously sinful for kids to drink (see Romans 13:1-7 or any scripture about submitting to the law), and dangerous as well….