A book to challenge the current status of the church by examining how we got here. Too much of what was called ministry in the past has proven to have negative results in successive generations. Abraham Lincoln is credited with having said, "The philosophy of the classroom in one generation becomes the philosophy of government in the next." I submit that the philosophy and practice of youth ministry in one generation becomes the philosophy and practice of the Church in the next. Sad Confessions is a call to redeem the times... Now!