The Nuts and Bolts of Youth Alpha

The Nuts and Bolts of Youth Alpha

What is the Youth Alpha Film Series? The Youth Alpha Film series contains 12 short films targeted to engage students in topics of life, faith, and God. The series was created two years ago by Alpha Canada. Hosts Jason Ballard and Ben Woodman weave their quirky...
Carnival Food, Whirly Ball, & Jesus

Carnival Food, Whirly Ball, & Jesus

Written by Jesse Friedl: AlphaUSA.org.  Edited by BC Youth Staff. Corn dogs, nachos, and root beer floats paved the way for an 8-week series on life, faith and God. It was mid-February 2014, Friday night in Chicago, and many new faces were arriving at the...
ChicagoLand OnMission 2015

ChicagoLand OnMission 2015

The Youth Group emphasizes the importance of helping others.  One way we do this is a week long summer trip. This year’s local trip teaches students the valuable lesson that God’s mission doesn’t require us to go far from home to help people. We will...
Why Nate Almost Did a Touchdown Dance

Why Nate Almost Did a Touchdown Dance

At Sunday Morning Youth Group a few weeks ago, I sat with the High School students to hear a student lead the morning discussion. This lesson sparked a debate, and it became evident that one student involved in the debate was seriously wrestling with the topic on a...