If you are involved in your church community/family as a teacher or leader of youth, you'll benefit from this book, too. Reviewed in the United States on May 25, 2020. you ('ve) lost me I don't understand anymore; I've become confused about or disinterested in what you're saying. I could tell by the expression on her students' faces that she'd lost them. If I’m not mistaken it’s one of the books I held on to and is currently still in my library. It is a sincere effort, but not terribly helpful. David Kinnaman is coauthor of the bestselling "unChristian." Thank you, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 24, 2019, I liked this book and the quality of the product, Very important subject covered really well, Reviewed in Australia on September 23, 2018. In the book he has plenty of statistics and research and I do recommend every church leader to read this book, But again the book takes the view point from an observation perspective and is still lacking the root of the matter which is "Discipling the younger generation by becoming their spiritual fathers & mothers! For the 2020 holiday season, returnable items shipped between October 1 and December 31 can be returned until January 31, 2021. If you are a parent, this book will help you with your teens and twentysomethings. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. I don't understand anymore; I've become confused about or disinterested in what you're saying. You Lost Me Discussion Guide: Starting Conversations Between Generations...On Faith, Doubt, Sex, Science, Culture, and Church. I was taking a course through my church and it was required reading. A lot of statistics to start the book which can be a bit dry but very important. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 18, 2013, I loved this book so much that I recommended it to others! Based on research conducted by the Barna Group, You Lost Me exposes ways the Christian community has failed to equip young adults to live "in but not of" the world--to follow Christ in the midst of profound cultural change. Other pronouns can be used to refer to different subjects and objects of the phrase as well. It's provoking to read his thoughts. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Other pronouns can be used to refer to different subjects and objects of the phrase as well. Excellent research. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 3, 2013. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 5, 2015. Please try again. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. And somehow you left me neglected We've found our lives been changed Babe, you lost me And we tried, oh how we cried We lost ourselves, the love has died And though we tried you can't deny We're left as shells, we lost the fight And we had magic And this is tragic You couldn't keep your hands to yourself I feel like our world's been infected A well formed discussion, talking about real experiences of church leavers and respecting them, their reasons for leaving and their experiences. I can't follow what you're saying, I'm puzzled or bewildered. Please try your request again later. This isn't the kind of book you want to breeze through. . Sorry, you've lost me—when exactly am I supposed to pull the lever again? Kinnamen identifies reasons why peopls are leaving the church and identifies leavers into 3 groups: nomads, prodigals & exiles. Who, if anyone, is doing something that works? Sadly there is little new here. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. It was actually quite insightful. I love Kinnaman's honesty! Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. In Kinnaman's sixteen years at the firm, he has supervised more than 350,000 interviews for client projects and nationwide studies among American adults, teenagers, tweens, and clergy on matters of faith, spirituality, political attitudes, and social dynamics. and Rethinking Faith, Mass Market Paperback, International Edition. Sorry, you've lost me—when exactly am I supposed to pull the lever again? Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. While the Millennial generation is currently 20-35 years old (by most definitions they are born from 1980-1995), this book will help you understand high schoolers, too, which are part of Gen Z. This book is a follow up book after the Book Un-Christian. This book joins the long list of those writings which tell us what is wrong with the church-but with little practical support. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. It gives pastors and church leaders vital information on how to better connect with our younger generation. One wonders if we are not simply creating a market to provide significant income and celebrity status to a burgeoning number of "experts" telling us where the church has failed. Something went wrong. Dictionary, Encyclopedia and Thesaurus - The Free Dictionary, the webmaster's page for free fun content, you make a better door than you do a window, you must (learn to) walk before you (can) run, you must be tired, because you've been running through my mind all day, You must have mistaken me for someone who gives a shit, you need to bait the hook to catch the fish. I give it give 5 STARS first for the weight for being the culmination of 5+ years of Barns research... Great research, but still lacks the deeper root problem! It discusses the realities of many young people who are simply disenchanted with participating in church. You Lost Me: Why Young Christians Are Leaving Church . Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Great information presented on the thinking and approach to life of Mosaics/Gen Y. All content on this website, including dictionary, thesaurus, literature, geography, and other reference data is for informational purposes only. Well written and clearly presented. Reviewed in the United States on December 16, 2017. https://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/you+lost+me. Baker Books; Reprint edition (June 21, 2016), Reviewed in the United States on June 17, 2019. I felt the section on what to do about the information was lightweight sadly. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. For example. David Kinnaman addresses one of the most important issues and concern for our modern day Christianity! Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Great insight into young adults. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. I'd then return to read a bit more to digest. Please try again. Is the church losing the next generation? He is president and majority owner of the Barna Group, a private, non-partisan research and resource company located in Ventura, California. Personally, I am disappointed with another video and workbook to buy for small group discussion. I was lucky enough to get it for free on a day in which was a free kindle version! Find all the books, read about the author, and more. A wealth of data about Millennials and their thoughts about Christianity and faith. This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. Reviewed in the United States on July 17, 2014. There was a problem loading your book clubs. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Reviewed in the United States on July 11, 2015. .And Why It Matters, Meet Generation Z: Understanding And Reaching The New Post-Christian World, TED Talks Storytelling: 23 Storytelling Techniques from the Best TED Talks. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, + $12.20 Shipping & Import Fees Deposit to France. The stats presented are vital for western church leaders. Reviewed in the United States on August 24, 2016. While I don't believe in the Gospel by focus group or opinion polling, this book brings to light attitudes an older generation needs to know about Millennials (or Mosiacs, as Kinnaman refers to them) so we can all have greater understanding. I'd argue that Barna's research behind this project make this book so much more than an anecdotal journey of one person. Well written, easy to read and good concepts. Unable to add item to List. Faith for Exiles: 5 Ways for a New Generation to Follow Jesus in Digital Babylon, unChristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity... and Why It Matters, You Lost Me: Why Young Christians Are Leaving Church...and Rethinking Faith, Growing Young: Six Essential Strategies to Help Young People Discover and Love Your Church, Churchless: Understanding Today's Unchurched and How to Connect with Them, Good Faith: Being a Christian When Society Thinks You're Irrelevant and Extreme, unChristian: What A New Generation Really Thinks About Christianity. This book is really a collection of a thousands ' thoughts. Please try again. It seems more a rehash of UnChristian. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. He decribes the current situation accuratly and gives hope for how the churchcan move forward.