Children want to have an answer to their questions. Therefore, we adults ourselves must first become clear about what death and eternity mean.
As far as death and dying are concerned, one can observe two contrasting developments in our time and society: On the one hand, we are constantly confronted with death, often in great detail. On the other hand, talking about death and dying seems to be taboo.
Children do not only develop outwardly, their faith also changes with age. Youth leaders need to be aware of this and shape their messages accordingly