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Sticky Faith

How do we build lasting faith in the teenagers we love and serve? Find practical resources for youth ministry and parenting here.

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Book Extras: Resource Guide

In Sticky Faith, Parent or Youth Leader Editions, you likely saw a few sidebars referencing this website. So we’ve created this page to help you quickly locate the extra content related to each chapter.  

Sticky Faith: Parent Edition- Book Extras

Chapter 1: The Not-So-Sticky-Faith Reality

Soul Searching (audio) 

Chapter 2: The Sticky Gospel

The Jacket (video)

Chapter 3: Sticky Identity

Take the Leap: Growth Through Risk (article) 

Through the Zone (article) 

Chuck Bomar Interview (audio) 

Chapter 4: Sticky Faith Conversations

Beyond Turn That Thing Off (article) 

In the Aftermath (article) 

Chapter 5: A Sticky Web of Relationships 

Natural Mentoring for Real Impact (article)

20 Ways to Build Sticky Faith in Your Grandkids (article)

Chapter 6: Sticky Justice 

Deep Justice Journeys 

Chapter 7: A Sticky Bridge Out of Home

The Proper Care and Feeding of Emerging Adults: Part 1 (article) 

The Proper Care and Feeding of Emerging Adults: Part 2 (article)

Good Grief (article) 

Through the Zone (article) 

Senior Barak Letter: From Newsong Church (handout) 

Sticky Faith: Youth Leader Edition - Book Extras

Chapter 2: Sticky Gospel

The Jacket (video)

What You Need to Know About Grace (video)  

Chapter 3: Sticky Identity

Through the Zone: Creating Rites of Passage in Your Church (article)

The Lockbox Theory’s Implications for Your Students (article)

Take the Leap: Growth Through Risk (article)

Chuck Bomar Interview (audio) 

Riding the Highs and Lows of Teenage Faith Development: The Importance of Moratorium (article) 

Chapter 4:Sticky Churches

A Reminder of an Often-Forgotten Reality Parents and Adults Matter in the Spiritual Formation of Kids (article) 

Intergenerational Ministry Beyond the Rhetoric (research brief) 

Natural Mentoring for Real Impact (article)

Jonah & Bob: A Sticky Faith Story (video) 

Chapter 5: Sticky Justice

Deep Justice Journeys 

Chapter 6: Sticky Families

Soul Searching Panel (audio) 

Beyond Turn That Thing Off (article) 

Making Peace In Our Families (article) 

Managing Anxiety in the Family: Strategies for Changing our Relationship Dance (article)

Chapter 7: Sticky Youth Groups 

In the Aftermath (article) 

The FYI website also contains dozens of resources on topics like rest, Sabbath, and self-care that include ideas for prayers and contemplative practices you could try, including two self-led retreat guides.  

I Doubt It (article)

Chapter 8: Sticky Seniors

Through the Zone (article) 

Senior Barak Letter: From Newsong Church (handout) 

Good Grief (article) 

You Make the Call: What College Freshmen Need to Hear from their Youth Pastors (article) 

Chapter 9: The Path to Sticky Change 

Getting Past No (article)

Switch (article)