Five Truths We Must Tell Our Kids in a World of Political Chaos and Madness
Culture

Five Truths We Must Tell Our Kids in a World of Political Chaos and Madness

Mystery and Lament: When It Looks Like Your Child’s Life is Falling Apart (Rooted Parent Repeat)
Faith

Mystery and Lament: When It Looks Like Your Child’s Life is Falling Apart (Rooted Parent Repeat)

HTH: The Excuses We Make to Avoid Evangelizing

HTH: The Excuses We Make to Avoid Evangelizing

Part Two: Attacking the Lie of Individualism with Our Kids
Culture

Part Two: Attacking the Lie of Individualism with Our Kids

The Number One Lie the World Tells Our Kids Today
Culture

The Number One Lie the World Tells Our Kids Today

HTH: The Apostate’s Creed
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: The Apostate’s Creed

Making Sure Kids Know the Gospel: A Gospel Catechism for Teenagers
Catechism

Making Sure Kids Know the Gospel: A Gospel Catechism for Teenagers

Hope this Helps: Are Teenagers Replacing Drugs with Smartphones?
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: Are Teenagers Replacing Drugs with Smartphones?

Hope this Helps: How Smartphones and Social Media are Changing Christianity
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: How Smartphones and Social Media are Changing Christianity

Practically Speaking: Message-Length and Different Age Groups
Sermon Preparation

Practically Speaking: Message-Length and Different Age Groups

Hope this Helps: Praying for Unreached People Groups
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: Praying for Unreached People Groups

Mystery and Lament: When It Looks Like Your Child’s Life is Falling Apart (Rooted Parent)
Parenting

Mystery and Lament: When It Looks Like Your Child’s Life is Falling Apart (Rooted Parent)

Hope this Helps: The Best Commentaries for Every Book of the Bible
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: The Best Commentaries for Every Book of the Bible

Four Signs Your Message Has a “Sticky Gospel”
Gospel-Centered

Four Signs Your Message Has a “Sticky Gospel”

Hope this Helps: 10 Things You Should Know about Union with Christ
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: 10 Things You Should Know about Union with Christ

The Gospel is About a Parent and a Child
Gospel

The Gospel is About a Parent and a Child

Why Should We Stress Grace in Youth Ministry?
Gospel-Centered

Why Should We Stress Grace in Youth Ministry?

Leading Children Toward Peace in a Boiling Pot of Violence, Hate, and Hostility

Leading Children Toward Peace in a Boiling Pot of Violence, Hate, and Hostility

Hope this Helps: The Problem of Youth Pastor Turnover
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: The Problem of Youth Pastor Turnover

How “Gospel-Centered Youth Ministry: A Practical Guide” Came to Be
Gospel-Centered

How “Gospel-Centered Youth Ministry: A Practical Guide” Came to Be

Hope this Helps: ‘Screenagers’
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: ‘Screenagers’

HTH: Why Kids Today Are Out of Shape, Disrespectful, and In Charge
Parenting

HTH: Why Kids Today Are Out of Shape, Disrespectful, and In Charge

Hope this Helps: Call Your Former Students
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope this Helps: Call Your Former Students

Thanksgiving for Rooted
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving for Rooted

Cameron Cole: Good News for People Pleasers
Podcast

Cameron Cole: Good News for People Pleasers

HTH: How Parents Might be Teaching the Prosperity Gospel
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: How Parents Might be Teaching the Prosperity Gospel

HTH: Post-Youth Ministry Retention Rates
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: Post-Youth Ministry Retention Rates

Hey Kids, You’re Being Lied to About Sex
Sex

Hey Kids, You’re Being Lied to About Sex

HTH: What We Can Learn About Community & Loneliness from PTSD
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: What We Can Learn About Community & Loneliness from PTSD

HTH: The NFL Team that is Solving Millennials
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: The NFL Team that is Solving Millennials

HTH: The Devotional I Give Graduates
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: The Devotional I Give Graduates

HTH: God’s Inefficiency
Balance

HTH: God’s Inefficiency

Rooted 2015: Pursuing the Ultimate Youth Ministry Conference
Rooted 2015

Rooted 2015: Pursuing the Ultimate Youth Ministry Conference

HTH: Is Christianity a Religion of Losers?
Church

HTH: Is Christianity a Religion of Losers?

Three Students I’m Always Speaking To
Teaching

Three Students I’m Always Speaking To

The Stars of Rooted
Rooted 2014

The Stars of Rooted

It’s Time To Bench Virginity Pledges
Sex

It’s Time To Bench Virginity Pledges

HTH: Prolonged Adolescence
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: Prolonged Adolescence

HTH: Teen Doubt Study
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: Teen Doubt Study

HTH: Ed Stetzer on Youth Who “Drop Out” of the Church
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: Ed Stetzer on Youth Who “Drop Out” of the Church

Where Will Weary Teenagers Find Rest, If Not at Youth Group?
Anxiety

Where Will Weary Teenagers Find Rest, If Not at Youth Group?

HTH: Tenth Avenue North Testimony
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: Tenth Avenue North Testimony

HTH: The Problem with Rich Kids
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: The Problem with Rich Kids

Hail Mary, Blessed Art Thou Among Skeptics
Christmas

Hail Mary, Blessed Art Thou Among Skeptics

Rooted2014 Audio: Cameron Cole on Hope for the Hopeless
Rooted 2014

Rooted2014 Audio: Cameron Cole on Hope for the Hopeless

HTH: Take Me to Church
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: Take Me to Church

Hope This Helps: Vulnerability and Relationship
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Hope This Helps: Vulnerability and Relationship

HTH: Online Commentary
Hope This Helps (HTH)

HTH: Online Commentary

Addressing Youth’s Questions About Biblical Inconsistency
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Addressing Youth’s Questions About Biblical Inconsistency

Books to Teach in Jr. High Youth Ministry: Mark
Junior High

Books to Teach in Jr. High Youth Ministry: Mark

Best of Rooted: Preaching NOW for Instant Gratification Generation
Gospel

Best of Rooted: Preaching NOW for Instant Gratification Generation

How Youth Ministry Can Change the World
Hope This Helps (HTH)

How Youth Ministry Can Change the World

Love is Really Stinkin’ Hard
Missions

Love is Really Stinkin’ Hard

Three Books This Youth Minister Reads Every Year
Hope This Helps (HTH)

Three Books This Youth Minister Reads Every Year

What We’re Saying When We Don’t Mention the Gospel
Gospel

What We’re Saying When We Don’t Mention the Gospel

Busy All the Time: Part 3: Five Practical Steps for Parents in Resisting Over-Scheduling
Heart

Busy All the Time: Part 3: Five Practical Steps for Parents in Resisting Over-Scheduling

Busy All the Time: Part 1: The Fallout from Over-Programming Children
Heart

Busy All the Time: Part 1: The Fallout from Over-Programming Children

Rooted 2013 Audio: Cameron Cole- “Johnny Manziel, Martin Luther, and the Goodness of Badness”

Rooted 2013 Audio: Cameron Cole- “Johnny Manziel, Martin Luther, and the Goodness of Badness”

Contact Work, Teens, and the Expectation of Condemnation
Youth Group Culture

Contact Work, Teens, and the Expectation of Condemnation

The Courage to Do Youth Ministry with Integrity
Youth Ministry

The Courage to Do Youth Ministry with Integrity

Rooted 2013 Recall
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013 Recall

Comfort Idols and the Difference Between Productivity and Activity
Idolatry

Comfort Idols and the Difference Between Productivity and Activity

Rooted 2013: One Week to Register
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013: One Week to Register

Titles for Rooted 2013 Talks Released
Rooted 2013

Titles for Rooted 2013 Talks Released

Rooted 2013: Atlanta Area Discount
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013: Atlanta Area Discount

Rooted 2013: What Are Your Teenagers Feeling?
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013: What Are Your Teenagers Feeling?

Rooted 2013: How Is Youth Ministry Done at Redeemer Presbyterian
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013: How Is Youth Ministry Done at Redeemer Presbyterian

Rooted 2013: Ministry During Shattered Glass Moments
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013: Ministry During Shattered Glass Moments

Rooted 2013: A Unique, Chill Conference
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013: A Unique, Chill Conference

Rooted 2013: Price Increases on Sunday
Rooted 2013

Rooted 2013: Price Increases on Sunday

What I Learned From the Boston Bombing
Evangelism

What I Learned From the Boston Bombing

Rooted: What Are We All About?
Missions

Rooted: What Are We All About?

Fear, Patience, and Prayer in Discipling Kids
Fear

Fear, Patience, and Prayer in Discipling Kids

A Letter to Friends of Rooted
The Gospel Coalition

A Letter to Friends of Rooted

The World’s Half-Truths for Teens Pt.5: “I Am Generally Good”
Half Truths

The World’s Half-Truths for Teens Pt.5: “I Am Generally Good”

Why Kids Abandon the Church (audio)
Discipleship

Why Kids Abandon the Church (audio)

Resisting the Urge to Do Cutting Edge Youth Ministry

Resisting the Urge to Do Cutting Edge Youth Ministry

What Are Youth Ministries For: Pt.3-The Overhaul of Belief System
Revelation

What Are Youth Ministries For: Pt.3-The Overhaul of Belief System

Ministry Across America: American South
Gospel

Ministry Across America: American South

Patience

Comforting Words for New Youth Ministers – Part 5: Where Your Credibility Comes From

Where We Need to Point Kids after the Presidential Election
Politics

Where We Need to Point Kids after the Presidential Election

2012 Rooted Conference Recordings: Cameron Cole

Cultural Trends

Youth Groups in the Digital Age, Part 2

Teaching

We Can Do Better Than “God Loves You”

The Gospel Coalition

Why Theology and Youth Ministry Seldom Mix

The Gospel Coalition

Youth Ministry’s Tendency Toward Legalism

Rooted: Youth Ministry and Grace

Rooted 2012

The Magic Bullet

Using the Kardashian Trainwreck to Teach Teens About Marraige

The Busy Youth Minister: Theology = Methodology

A Response to “The Poison of Law and Shame”

The Poison of Law and Shame: Merciful Responses to Teens and Sexual Sin

God Gave You Sex! (Part 1)

Gospel of John: The Best Text for Instant Gratification Generation

Contact Work: Youth Minister As Presence of Judgment

A Liberal Scholar Who “Gets It” Better than Most

Answering the Question, “What Can I Do?”
Holiness

Answering the Question, “What Can I Do?”

Sanctification: Starting from Higher Ground
Gospel-Centered

Sanctification: Starting from Higher Ground

Underaged Drinking: Just Say YES! (Sort Of)
Gospel-Centered

Underaged Drinking: Just Say YES! (Sort Of)

Preaching NOW for Instant Gratification Generation
Gospel

Preaching NOW for Instant Gratification Generation

What Is Grace-Driven Ministry?
Discipleship

What Is Grace-Driven Ministry?

Why All Teen Devotionals Stink!
Gospel

Why All Teen Devotionals Stink!