Viral video Icebreaker | UMC YoungPeople
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May 2019

Viral video Icebreaker

By Betsy Marvin

Viral videos fill our news feed and our demand our attention multiple times a week, this icebreaker capitalizes on the current trend to ask students to consider why it’s happening.

Go on YouTube and search for the most current viral video. Preview for appropriate content…and choose one that you can share. One that is really fun can be found at: Share the one that you choose with the group.

Spiritual Question: Have you ever wondered what it would be like if Jesus chosen returned during our generation? Would the video of his return go viral?

Betsy has worked with students for over 26 years and has served at Cornerstone Church in Caledonia, MI for nineteen of those years. Currently, Betsy is the Director of Family Ministry while still holding the high school ministry hat. Betsy also teaches women’s ministry at Grace Bible College as an adjunct professor. Betsy has been married for 29 years with a son in college and daughter in high school. In her free time, she enjoys reading, laughing with her family, and date nights!