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Book: Talking Back to Purity Culture

on April 19, 2021 by

Rediscovering Faithful Christian Sexuality


This Video Is A Great Story For Kids And Their Parents

on April 18, 2021 by

Video: The Present


Should I Stay Or Should I Go Now

on April 15, 2021 by

Questions To Consider To Stay In Your Youth Ministry

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Views Of Life’s Meaning And Purpose Are Changing

on April 14, 2021 by

Americans are also more likely to contemplate whether they will go to heaven when they die but less likely to strongly believe…


YouTube’s New Parental Controls For Teens

on April 14, 2021 by

What Parents Should Know About YouTube’s New Parental Controls


In New Captain America, Steve Rogers Swayed…

on April 7, 2021 by

By Red Skull Videos To Take Responsibility, Clean Room


Investigating Jesus For Violating Stay-In-Tomb Order

on April 6, 2021 by

Roman Authorities Investigating Jesus

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Protect Your Kids From Sex Trafficking

on April 2, 2021 by

Here are 3 Ways that Work


Boy Brain-dead After TikTok ‘Blackout Challenge’

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A popular social media trend that involves choking oneself until loss of consciousness

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Border Patrol Official Young Girl Was Gang-Raped…

on March 31, 2021 by

“We’re already starting to see some higher days of 6,000-plus apprehensions,”


“Captain Underpants” series is being pulled

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… it “perpetuates passive racism.”

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5 Lessons For Youth Ministry From The Pandemic

on March 28, 2021 by

I wonder if we need to help young people to be more honest, to vocalise their fears and anxieties, as well…

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Easier Transition From Children’s To Student Ministry

on March 26, 2021 by

Pouring in the lives of younger kids can ease the anxiety of transitioning into student ministry because it bridges the invisible gap…

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Christians Judging

on March 25, 2021 by

“I know we’re not supposed to judge. . . but. . . ”

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Cardi B Is A Symptom Of A Sickness In Our Society

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Cardi B is presented by the media as a role model for women and young girls…BUT

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CDC Says 3 Feet of Social Distancing Now OK

on March 24, 2021 by

In a move that should make reopening schools an easier task

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Book: “Frontlines” Finding My Voice On A College Campus

on March 23, 2021 by

A shocking and honest account of the culture war at American universities

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Short film put out by Rage Against the Machine

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Teachers Compile List Of Parents Who Question Racial…

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“Infiltrate… shut down their websites… expose these people publicly”


Parenting In An Overly Sexualized Culture

on March 18, 2021 by

It is not an overstatement to say we live in an overly sexualized culture

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St. Patrick: Was Kidnapped As A Teenager…

on March 17, 2021 by

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Worthy Of Family Worship

on March 17, 2021 by

First Steps for Christian Homes

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Preparing Christian Children For Transgender Issues

on March 16, 2021 by

Parent Podcast

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Students To Chant To The Aztec Deity Of Human Sacrifice

on March 14, 2021 by
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…Child Tax Credit Paves Way For Universal Basic Income

on March 11, 2021 by

“the second-largest expansion of means-tested welfare entitlements in U.S. history,”

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Mobile Devices Alter Kid’s Minds, Change Perception

on March 10, 2021 by

They “process the details” of an image first rather than the overall image itself

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The Equality Act And Youthministry

on March 9, 2021 by

What to Know and What to Do

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How To Talk To A Middle School Student

on March 8, 2021 by

How to communicate with your tween or teen (and why that’s so hard)

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Kentucky Students Can Repeat Year Due To The Pandemic

on March 6, 2021 by

A provision within the bill also includes an additional year of eligibility for athletes

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Flashback: Religion In American

on March 3, 2021 by

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iGeneration And iDentity

on March 2, 2021 by

It matters because social media cannot be the influence we give our children up to. The “reality” it creates is a facade;…


What’s Hot

on March 1, 2021 by

A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television, and movies


When and How Talk to My Child about Pornography

on February 27, 2021 by

Most likely in the history of the world, there has never been a non-awkward conversation about pornography between a parent and child


Students React To Biden’s Description Of Uyghur Genocide

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Culturally, there are different norms that each country and their leaders are expected to follow,” Biden said of the Chinese government’s genocidal…

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Covid Numb Short Film: What It’s Like To Be A Teen Today

on February 9, 2021 by

It’s Covid through the eyes of a teenager

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Smoke Pot As A Teen Have A Lower IQ As An Adult

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Frequent use of cannabis during adolescence can lead to having a lower IQ as an adult.


Get Kids Back In School, The Value Of Education

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… Follow Science on Re-Opening Schools, We Already Approved $82 Billion for Schools

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Trend: Eat The Rich…Reduce The Influence Of Celebrities

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Unfollow them. Unfollow them all,” “We make them feel just as important as we feel”

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Love: Truths Your Kids Need To Know On Valentine’s Day

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Romance is in the air…“expectations” of how young people are supposed to behave in intimate settings

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Rapper Silento, Of ‘Whip/Nae Nae’ Arrested For Murder

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His music video is the 83rd most viewed YouTube video of all time, with 1.79bn views


Cancel Culture Canceling Lecrae Over Abortion Support?

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Charlie Kirk says rapper Lecrae shouldn’t be allowed to perform in churches after Warnock support

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5 Things You Should Do In 2021

on February 1, 2021 by

Engage the people in your ministry, set you up for success, and will inspire you to stay in ministry – even when…

FILE - In this Aug. 18, 2020 file photo, math teacher Doug Walters sits among empty desks as he takes part in a video conference with other teachers to prepare for at-home learning at Twentynine Palms Junior High School in Twentynine Palms, Calif. Most of California's 6 million public school students have not seen the inside of a classroom in 10 months. Gov. Gavin Newsom is hoping his $2 billion plan to resume in-person classes will get schools to reopen quickly. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)

6 School Choice Bills

on January 30, 2021 by

Even before the pandemic, millions of American students were trapped in failing choice proposals would allow


If It’s Safe For NFL To Play, Then It’s Safe For Teen Sports

on January 29, 2021 by

CDC/NFL Publish Revealing Wuhan Virus Paper

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New Trend Making Teens Vulnerable To HumanTrafficking

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Video: Natalie Proud joins Good Day Philadelphia to discuss the new and potentially dangerous tren


33 Missing Children Rescued In Major Human Trafficking

on January 27, 2021 by

“Operation Lost Angels,”

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Top 10 Books Of 2020

on January 26, 2021 by

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Preventing Burning Out

on January 25, 2021 by

6 ways to prevent your children’s ministry director from burning out

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Book: Alongside (Loving Teenagers With The Gospel)

on January 22, 2021 by

Drew Hill unpacks the challenges teenagers face and how youth leaders and parents can share the gospel with them at this crucial…


What You Need To Know About Critical Race Theory

on January 21, 2021 by


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Radical Superintendent 2B Deputy Secretary Of Education

on January 19, 2021 by

Martens promoted the concept that schools “spirit murder” black children and that white teachers should undergo “antiracist therapy.”

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Min. Ed. To Dump American Events 4 “Systemic Racism”

on January 18, 2021 by

Th draft omits: The Pledge of Allegiance,The American flag,WWI,WWII,The Holocaust, Communism and Socialism

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Communication is Key

on January 17, 2021 by

My boyhood goal had always been to play on the La Palma Little League all-star team. It was now a reality. We…

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Sean McDowell Book: Chasing Love

on January 16, 2021 by

The love that the world tells us to pursue is all about self, But what is the Christian worldview on love?

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5 Questions To Ask In A Youth Work Interview

on January 15, 2021 by

There are a few questions you should ask at every youth work job interview

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A Godly Perspective On Body Image

on January 14, 2021 by

Our children need parents who will openly explain and discuss what is happening to their bodies

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Vaping And The Adolescent Brain

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Vaping May Addle the Adolescent Brain

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Getting Momentum In Your Youth Ministry This Year

on January 12, 2021 by

Josh and Doug hosted a Facebook Live this week on their top ten tips on gaining momentum in 2021


Teacher Arrested For Spraying Disinfectant At Students

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Teacher faces felony child abuse charges

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Churches Need To Be Prepared For Staffing Changes

on January 9, 2021 by

2021 will be a year when we will see a lot of volatility in the job market. And I do not mean…

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How To Have An Outstanding Year Of Youth Ministry

on January 8, 2021 by

7 Crucial Steps You Must Take Now

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Book: Sticky Faith Innovation

on January 7, 2021 by

Learn to lead change in your youth ministry with compassion, creativity, and courage


Public School Enrollment Dips As Virus Disrupts Education

on January 6, 2021 by

Some aren’t sure it would be worth it for their children to learn virtually, while others don’t want their kids’ first experience…

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How To Model Contentment When You Feel Miserable

on January 5, 2021 by

As parents, we’ve got an innate responsibility to lead our kids through this darkness even though we feel mostly blind ourselves

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Creating A Culture Of Belonging

on January 5, 2021 by

Needless to say, I was not led to Christ at this church or by any of these people

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Is Marriage Becoming Irrelevant?

on January 5, 2021 by

29% say it is very important for a couple to marry if they have a child
Down from 38% in 2013


Mom’s ‘Forgotten Sock’ Nativity Exhibit When Daughter…

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But after a week went by and her daughter still hadn’t picked up the sock, Campbell had a new idea

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5 Awesome Christmas Youthministry Games

on December 7, 2020 by

We’ve put together five games that are sure to crush at all of your Christmas Parties this year.

FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2020, file photo  Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks at the Phoenix International Academy in Phoenix. In a veiled swing at President-elect Joe Biden's education plans DeVos on Tuesday, Dec. 1, blasted the push for free college as a “socialist takeover of higher education” that could damage the nation's economy. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

Free College Is A Socialist Takeover Of Higher Education?

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Education Secretary Betsy Devos slammed the increased demand for student debt forgiveness and free college by calling it a socialist takeover of…


Book: Delighted

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What Teenagers Are Teaching the Church about Joy

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Ruthlessly Eliminate Stress

on November 30, 2020 by

I feel absolutely dry and overextended. I’m a people-pleaser by nature, and I feel like my busyness is letting others down. My…

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The Pilgrims And The Myths

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Such revisionist histories are nearly always written (or posted to the internet) with an agenda in mind

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VT. Schools To Interrogate Students About Thanksgiving

on November 27, 2020 by

students who violated the state’s rules will be forced to participate in online school for two weeks

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Student Entrepreneurship Is Down

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Nearly One-in-Four Teens Less Likely to Consider Starting a Business as an Adult as the Result of COVID-19 Impact

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Social Media Use And Adolescents’ Sleep

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checking social media often, viewing emotional or violent videos, and starting to use social media at an early age were related to…

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Events And Movements!

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by Greg Stie


Youth Ministry Of Micro-Influencers

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“The Influencer Report: Engaging Gen Z and Millennials”


Billie Eilish’s Video Hits 1 Billion Views On YouTube

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The “Bad Guy” song becomes the latest addition to the billion views club, reaching the mark just over a year-and-a-half after the…

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Hiring (& Recruiting) Well In Youth Ministry”

on November 10, 2020 by

The old idea that anyone working with students needs to be young and hip…

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Pot Ads And Marijuana Store Locations Influences Teens

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regular exposure to marijuana advertising and store locations increased the likelihood of adolescents using marijuana

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New 1st Time Student Follow Up System

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So here is what happens when a new student comes to one of our campuses:

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Working With Your Pastor

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5 Ways to Better Work with Your Pastor

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Experiencing God’s Faithfulness With Special Needs Kids

on November 3, 2020 by

What Our Family Is Learning From Our Girls With Special Needs

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Flashback: Dealing With Discipline

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Don’t embarrass the child by reprimanding them in front of the other kids.

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What Teens Want For The Holidays

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The most wanted gifts among teens this year include…

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Students Who Misused Opioids Later Used Heroin

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Nearly one-third of students who reported misusing prescription opioids as high school seniors between 1997 and 2000, but did not have a…

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Dealing With High Anxiety Students

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Anxiety hits when the brain releases chemicals that send people into a “fight or flight” response


Executive Order To Protect Babies Who Survive Abortions

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Democrats in the Senate promised to block legislation that mandates basic medical care for children who survive an abortion — an extremist…

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Pew: Parents And Teens Faith Practice

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Pew survey shows teens, parents practice faith together, though teens are less religious

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Sex, Drugs, And Media

on September 22, 2020 by

Since the days of Moses, God has given the primary responsibility of teaching and training children to the parent

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US To Block Downloads Of TikTok By Sunday

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To combat China’s malicious collection of American citizens’ personal data, while promoting our national values

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Free Online 1776 Curriculum That Rejects 1619 Narrative

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African Americans, past and present, who have prospered by embracing America’s founding ideals of free enterprise, family, hard work, entrepreneurship, and faith

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The Tik Tok Suicide Video: Guidance For Parents

on September 16, 2020 by

by Walt Mueller

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Creating Change In Ministry

on September 15, 2020 by

You don’t need a new program or some complex system, you just need a few simple steps. Let me show you what…

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Youth Vaping Down, But Still Popular

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The number of U.S. youths who use e-cigarettes fell from 5.4 million in 2019 to 3.6 million this year — but vaping…

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What to Do When Your Adult Child Is Messing Up

on September 12, 2020 by

When an adult child violates our values, makes poor choices, or gets in deep trouble, we often question our parenting abilities

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Cuties: Netflix Defends Sexualization Of Young Children

on September 11, 2020 by

Perverts are trying to groom the next generation

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Help! My Teen Is Struggling With Anxiety

on September 7, 2020 by

After many months of battling anxiety, Pam had taken an overdose of pain medication and was rushed to hospital. Thankfully it wasn’t…

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Hybrid Youth Ministry

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Hybrid youth ministry is the future–at least until we get past COVID. If you can manage hybrid youth ministry, you’ll have a…


Book: Charter Schools And Their Enemies

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Defending charter schools, while protecting and providing for low income children