Sean McDowell (son of Josh McDowell) is a High School teacher with a passion for teens and apologetics. A gifted writer and speaker, he recognizes that our worldview not only defines who we are, but also dictates who we will become. His Worldview Ministries website is dedicated to helping young people both develop and defend their worldview and is just the place for teens seeking to equip themselves to answer questions about their faith and lifestyle.
Start out by reading how Sean came to question the Christian faith in which he was raised. While the article is geared primarily towards parents, his words also reassure teens and young adults who are starting to ask the tough questions about what they believe and why. Then check out the articles link where Sean answers questions on a range of topics from apologetics, theology, and religion to science, ethics, and youth culture. “Is it okay to have doubts” about our faith? “Is Christianity a copycat religion” composed of various elements of other world faiths? “Aren’t all religions basically the same?” Sean carefully addresses a wide variety of issues from the current debate on abortion and same-sex marriage to questions about pornography and smoking pot. There’s plenty to read, so set aside some time to really explore the site!
Sean also provides a number of resources for student leaders and youth ministers. Take a moment to visit the curriculum page where you’ll find fully prepared lessons on apologetics and youth culture complete with video clips, power point presentations, and worksheets! Click on the media link to hear Sean address some of today’s most pressing issues or view Sean’s blog where you can read his latest thoughts or download a podcast so you can listen on the go!
Whatever resources you use, you’re sure to be blessed with a more complete understanding of the Christian life and message! And remember: your worldview matters. It will determine who you become.