CPYU on the Web

YS Idea Lab – Walt Mueller: Teens and Technology

During this YS Idea lab, filmed on location at the National Youth Workers Convention in 2013, CPYU President Walt Mueller discusses how to help teens use technology wisely and set appropriate boundaries.
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Resource Review: Media Guide for Students

Rachel Blom blogs a review of CPYU’s “How to Use Your Head to Guard Your Heart: A 3(D) Guide to Making Responsible Media Choices” on the DownloadYouthMinistry website. Read the review here. more »

How Sitcoms Impact Teen Values

This article by Ron Powell on Youth Ministry Unleashed discusses streaming sitcoms and teen values. A couple of blog posts from CPYU President Walt Mueller are quoted. Read the article here.
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Consuming Media… The Right Way

Youth Ministry Unleashed highlights Walt Mueller and CPYU’s 3(D) approach to media discernment. Read their article here!
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FREE Webinar: The Power of Camp – How Camp Helps Kids Grow in Their Faith

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 8:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT Click here to register. For parents and youth workers who are passionate about seeing kids follow Jesus in all nooks and crannies of life, what best practices and strategies can we employ to foster that reality? With summer coming, we can’t forget that one of...
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Free Webinar: Helping Youth Converse About Life, Faith, and Jesus

Tue, Mar 3, 2015 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM EST Click here to register. How can we best engage young people in conversation about the things that matter the most when they are inundated with so many spiritual options, most of which are antagonistic to the Christian faith? Join CPYU’s Walt Mueller for a free...
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Seminar Bridges the Digital Divide Between Parents and Youth

A Florida newspaper does a write-up of an upcoming seminar Walt Mueller will be giving at Suntree United Methodist Church in Melbourne, FL. Read the article here.
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Being a Diligent Parent

Joe White and Lissa Halls Johnson highlight ten tips to becoming parents who are diligent daily with their teens for the Focus on the Family website. In #7 (Keep up with your teen’s world) they mention CPYU! Read the entire article here.
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Youth Culture 101: Walt Mueller Interview on Faith Radio

On October 20, 2014, Walt Mueller joined Faith Radio host Neil Stavem for the Connecting Faith radio program to discuss all things related to youth culture. Stream or download the entire show by clicking here.
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5 Valuable Resources for Parents of Teens

Ron Powell blogs at YouthMinistryUnleashed.com and highlights several resources for parenting teens (including CPYU!). Read his list here.
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How Young is Too Young for Digital Technology and Social Media?

A blog post from Fuller Youth Institute (that mentions CPYU’s Digital Kids Initiative “Family Digital Covenant of Conduct” ) discusses the appropriate age children and teens should use digital technology. Read the blog post here.
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Teens, Fitting Rooms and Social Media

On a blog post on his website, Dave Rozman talks about attending a CPYU seminar and shares some of his thoughts about teens fabricating their online identities. Read his post here.
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Culture Watch: Rewiring Kids

Walt Mueller writes about technology and the way it is changing how our kids read for Youth Worker Journal. Read the entire article here.
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