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God’s Plan A

Written by Allen Turley on Mar 31, 2015

God’s plan A is the Body of Christ.  We were not meant to do this alone. We were not meant to walk a lonely Christian life. We were not meant to be a one man ministry. This whole Christian life and ministry thing is to … [ read more ]

Ways to Share Stories

Written by Patty Baker on Mar 16, 2015

HURRY! The door will soon be closing on this opportunity… Matthew West is actively writing his next album and is inviting Teen Challenge students and alumni to submit their stories as inspiration for his song writing. If you haven’t yet made this opportunity available to … [ read more ]

Simple Trust Takes Courage

Written by Karen McDonald-Bowman on Mar 16, 2015

A sound structure begins with a solid foundation. When my husband wants to know if a house has been built well, he looks for signs. The most important sign is the roof lines of the house. If they are straight and there are no bows … [ read more ]

What’s the two most important words?

Written by Patty Baker on Mar 13, 2015

What’s the two most important words in the Fundraiser’s vocabulary? Thank You! We all love to be thanked, we want to feel that whatever we’ve done is appreciated. Most nonprofits have a horrible retention rate. To figure your retention rate How many unique donors did … [ read more ]

Prayer Summit 2015 – Live Stream

Written by Allen Turley on Feb 04, 2015

February 9, 2015 7:00 pm EST through February 11, 2015 12:00 pm EST This event will be streaming live! Join us – http://www.livestream.com/tcse Sponsored by Global Teen Challenge Don Wilkerson will be joining the Prayer Summit again this year. The Prayer Summit will truly be a … [ read more ]

Took: Ending Your Class With A Call To Action!

Written by Allen Turley on Dec 01, 2014

Hook, Book, Look and Took are the four elements of a great lesson as shared in the book, Creative Bible Teaching by Lawrence O. Richards.  Let’s take a look at the final component – Took. The “Took” is the last part of a classroom lesson. … [ read more ]

Look: Discovering Relevant Implications

Written by Allen Turley on Nov 12, 2014

Hook, Book, Look and Took are the four elements of a great lesson as shared in the book, Creative Bible Teaching by Lawrence O. Richards.  In this article we examine the Look portion of the class. The Look part of the lesson involves guiding the … [ read more ]

Book: Training for Impact

Written by Allen Turley on Oct 23, 2014

Hook, Book, Look and Took are the four elements of a great lesson as shared in the book, Creative Bible Teaching by Lawrence O. Richards. In the last article we looked at the “Hook” portion of the lesson. In this article we examine the “Book” … [ read more ]

Hook: Start a Class or Sermon With a Great Hook

Written by Allen Turley on Oct 02, 2014

Hook, Book, Look and Took are the four elements of a great lesson as shared in the book, Creative Bible Teaching by Lawrence O. Richards. It’s in the first minutes of a class that we grab (or fail to grab) the attention of our students. … [ read more ]

“What Am I Going To Do With This Student?”

Written by Allen Turley on Aug 18, 2014

In the last article “Hey…That’s not fair”, we discussed the fact that we deal with each student differently in disciplinary or conflict situations because they are individuals, they are each handled differently. When dealing with students in disciplinary situations, what is it that we hope … [ read more ]