From Usenet Big-8 Management Board
From: The Big-8 Management Board <>
Subject: Proposed New Moderator: soc.religion.christian.youth-work (LAST CALL FOR COMMENTS)
Newsgroups: soc.religion.christian.youth-work, news.announce.newgroups,
Followup-To: news.groups.proposals
Date: Mon, 05 Nov 2007 15:39:50 -0600

                  Moderation Replacement Announcement

This is a formal announcement that the Big-8 Management Board intends to 
replace the moderator of soc.religion.christian.youth-work.

MODERATION POLICY: soc.religion.christian.youth-work

The charter and moderation guidelines established when the group was
created are available at

I do not believe they need revision.

MODERATOR INFO: soc.religion.christian.youth-work

Moderator:                Nigel Lane <no@address.invalid>

Article Submissions:      TBD
Administrative Contact:   TBD


The newsgroup soc.religion.christian.youth-work was created in July
1994, and was generally active until June 2000, with a stoppage from
January 1999 to August 1999.  Traffic volune was around 1 to 2
articles per day, though approvals were often batched.


The newsgroup line is:

|soc.religion.christian.youth-work	Christians working with young people.

The charter (from a periodic posting to the newsgroup):

Soc.religion.christian.youth-work is a moderated group providing a
forum for

- discussing topics relevant to working with young people.
- exchanging ideas regarding youth/children's work
- support (prayer and otherwise) for youth leaders
- keeping in touch with developments in other countries/denominations
- discussing available resources
- sharing experiences (both good and bad) to help others
- discussing current projects
- giving and receiving advice from others


Jim Riley <>


This document has been posted to the following newsgroups:

  news.announce.newgroups (moderated)
  news.groups.proposals (moderated)
  soc.religion.christian.youth-work (moderated)

The proponent will also post pointers to:

  soc.religion.christian (moderated) (moderated)


2007-06-12     MVA
2007-11-05     Moderator Replacement Announcement