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We explore the things that challenge you in your day to day life as well as equipping you to rise to the call of following Jesus. This is your Youth Challenge Today. The Youth Ministry podcast from the GCTNetwork.

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YCT 20: Free To Perform On God’s Team

6/12/2014
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We are joined in studio by Matt and Dillan - two verified youths! - to explore what it means to be free to perform on God's team. Join us for Youth Challenge Today episode 20. Why Do You Believe What You Believe Josh begins the show by telling the story of Mai - a North Vietnamese exchange student - and her conversion to Christ. After many months of studying with her she made that decision, not because of Josh's ability to answer her hard questions, but because of love. She was amazed by...

Duration: 00:39:59


YCT 19: Can Christians Love Non Christians?

3/11/2014
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Can Christians love non Christians the way that they need to be loved? On a recent Youth Challenge Today video a commenter wrote that Christians cannot love those with a counter-biblical worldview like they need to be loved. This statement must be answered with the utmost gentleness and respect. Can Christians Love Non Christians? On episode 15 of Youth Challenge Today we discussed the growing atheist mega church movement, The Sunday Assembly. As usual we put together a short video clip...

Duration: 00:42:44


YCT 18: Evangelism University 2014

2/4/2014
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All three of us attended Evangelism University in January with microphones in hand. Listen to a re-cap of EU 2014 with interviews with real-life youth on this episode of the Youth Challenge Today podcast. Evangelism University 2014 Each year thousands of teens gather in Savannah, Tennessee. They fill the halls, classrooms, and auditorium at Hardin County High School for a weekend of intense worship, study, and fellowship at Evangelism University. It is considered by many to be the best...

Duration: 00:39:29


YCT 17: Put Love Into Action

12/31/2013
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We’re going to tell you how to put love into action and you’ll be amazed by how easy and simple it is. That and much more on this episode of the Youth Challenge Today podcast. Put Love Into Action The … Continue reading →The post YCT 17: Put Love Into Action appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:32:09


YCT 16: Most Significant Figure In Human History

12/17/2013
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Two computer scientists utilizing Google style algorithms found Jesus to be the most significant figure in human history. We discus that, have a contentment contest, and more on this episode of our youth ministry podcast, Youth Challenge Today. Most Significant … Continue reading →The post YCT 16: Most Significant Figure In Human History appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:32:19


YCT 15: Atheist Church

12/3/2013
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Hundreds of people – including families with young children – showed up on a Sunday morning in Los Angeles to a new mega-church for more than an hour of rousing music, an inspirational talk and some quiet reflection. The only … Continue reading →The post YCT 15: Atheist Church appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:22:19


YCT 14: Your Immovable Gods

11/19/2013
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Find out what you are unable, or unwilling to move, and you will identify your god. What are your immovable gods? We discuss that and more on this episode of our youth ministry podcast, Youth Challenge Today. Your Immovable Gods … Continue reading →The post YCT 14: Your Immovable Gods appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:36:34


YCT 13: Are You A Stereotypical American Christian?

10/29/2013
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What are the marks of a stereotypical American Christian, and are you one? Also, how should Christians talk about our public leaders? All that and more on this episode of our youth ministry podcast, Youth Challenge Today. Are You A … Continue reading →The post YCT 13: Are You A Stereotypical American Christian? appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:31:49


YCT 12: Christian Comic Books

10/15/2013
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Is it ok for Christian artists to use Comic Books to spread the Gospel message, or does mixing popular art with the word of God only serve to “dumb down” our reverence for the creator of the Universe? The Christian … Continue reading →The post YCT 12: Christian Comic Books appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:29:24


YCT 11: Dangerous Apologetics

10/1/2013
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Can apologetics become a barrier to Mission? On this episode of YCT we discuss a blog article titled, “The Dangers Of Apologetics,” wherein author Robin Parry warns Christians against deciding what questions we feel seekers or skeptics should be asking, … Continue reading →The post YCT 11: Dangerous Apologetics appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:28:34


YCT 10: Compromise Or Conscience

9/17/2013
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Is compromise the cost of citizenship in the United States? According to a piece on the Christian Post that is what a New Mexico Supreme Court Justice claims. Which should a Christian chose, compromise or conscience? Can someone that has … Continue reading →The post YCT 10: Compromise Or Conscience appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:36:54


YCT 09: Am I A Good Person

9/3/2013
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In this episode of our youth ministry podcast we use an opinion piece from The Telegraph as a springboard to ask “what makes a good person good?” We’ve all asked ourselves “Am I good?”, or “Am I good enough to … Continue reading →The post YCT 09: Am I A Good Person appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:50:39


YCT 08: Intelligent Design

8/20/2013
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On this episode of Youth Challenge Today we talk about Japan’s K Computer – which took 40 minutes to simulate 1 second of human brain activity – and how that points to intelligent design; modesty in the church of Christ … Continue reading →The post YCT 08: Intelligent Design appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:37:29


YCT 07: On A Tightrope

7/29/2013
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Once again we are joined by special guest co-host, Brenden Taylor of The Book of Brenden blog to help us answer questions like: Is the U.S. a nation of biblical illiterates? And, what about race-relations in the church? We also … Continue reading →The post YCT 07: On A Tightrope appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:45:59


YCT 06: R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

7/15/2013
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Remember in the last episode that we had a comment from Brenden, author of The Book of Brenden? Well, he joins Michael and Josh as special guest co-host this time as JD is out of town. With high-profile court cases … Continue reading →The post YCT 06: R.E.S.P.E.C.T. appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:43:14


YCT 05: Nine And A Half Years

6/19/2013
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Trimming the fat – we bring you a lean, mean 28 minute youth ministry podcast machine! In this episode we chat about an opinion piece in the Christian Post regarding Christians in public debate: are we earnestly contending for the … Continue reading →The post YCT 05: Nine And A Half Years appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:27:59


YCT 04: Where Is God When It Hurts

6/14/2013
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Going to church is good for you? Yes, says a Stanford professor of anthropology, it may add as much as 2 or 3 years to your life. Find your pew!With all the stuff going on…bombs, shootings, murders of 8yr old … Continue reading →The post YCT 04: Where Is God When It Hurts appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:54:39


YCT 03: The Least Of These

4/15/2013
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Tiger Woods and the U.S. Open: the drop of disqualification?Homeless Jesus has been rejected by two prominant churches. It seems that the Lord’s words still ring true that “the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head”. And anupdate … Continue reading →The post YCT 03: The Least Of These appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:54:59


YCT 02: Be The Church

3/29/2013
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Teens using Social Media for good, 69% of viewers learned something they didn’t already know by watching The Bible miniseries, Joseph Mastropaolo has offered $10,000 to someone who can debunk the claims of Genesis in front of a real judge,the … Continue reading →The post YCT 02: Be The Church appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 01:16:29


YCT 01: Hashtag #CYC13

3/18/2013
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Introducing a brand new show from GCTNetwork, Youth Challenge Today. Join the Brothers Schwartz (Jon David and Josh) and Michael T as we recap the Challenge Youth Conference weekend held a few weeks ago in Gatlinburg, TN. We were joined … Continue reading →The post YCT 01: Hashtag #CYC13 appeared first on Youth Challenge Today.

Duration: 00:41:30