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I confess that I fit that exact stereotype myself when I led youth groups as a young closeted gay man.
Young Life, Youth for Christ, mainline denominational and other evangelical groups seemed to purposefully choose handsome young men to attract young women into the groups while hoping the "fit" factor would bring in the jocks.
)9) Never call youth after PM on a school night unless you want to incur the wrath of their parents (besides, this is the time when they are supposed to be in their rooms, pretending to study, while they talk to their friends on the cellphone.)12) Never forget that, once you add them to your "friends list" on Facebook, your youth can see everything you are posting (unless you can figure the ins-and-outs of how to block them from reading your politically charged rants or the photos of you from the high school glee club.)13) Never buy into the lie that just because the other youth ministries in town have more teens that you must be doing wrong.
Just keep loving your youth and modeling, as best you can, Christ's way of peace, justice, and grace.
Sadly, many young people have been abused physically, sexually and emotionally by trusted members of their communities, including people in churches.