Key Concerns of Filipino Young People

I’ve been involved in the youth ministry for almost 10 years already. Based on experience, here’s a list of key issues and concerns of the young people.

Young Teens (Age: 9-14)
– Obeying Parents
– Friends
– Crush / Puppy Love
– Games / Computer Games
– TV Shows / Media
– School Projects / Studies

Young People (Age: 14-21)
– Barkada / Influences
– Boy – Girl Relationship/s / MU
– Student Organizations / Clubs
– Course to Take in College
– Family Relationship
– Grades / Thesis / Graduation
– Self – Confidence
– Sports and Music
– Social Media Trendings

Young Adult (Age: 21+)
– Career / Job Opportunities / Abroad
– Business
– Growth Trainings / Concerts
– Courting / Marriage
– Finance and Time Management
– Ministry / Life Mission
– Workplace / Personality Developments / Adjustments
– Adventures / Travel
– Family Concerns and Priorities
– House / Car
– Studies / Masteral
– Investments / Future Planning and Goals