Although youth sports have long been a challenge to Christian youth ministries, these activities are now consuming more and more time of the youth involved, often drawing them away from activities and ministries sponsored by churches. What are the issues (and opportunities) in this challenge, and what can be learned from those currently doing Christian work with youth?
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Granquist, Mark Alan. “Christian Youth Ministries and Youth Sports: A View from the Trenches.” Word & World 35, no. 4 (September 2015): 341–48. https://luthersem.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=rfh&AN=ATLAn3816317&site=ehost-live&scope=site.
Granquist, Mark A., "Christian Youth Ministries and Youth Sports: A View from the Trenches" (2015). Faculty Publications. 82.