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Book: More Than Just The Talk

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Becoming Your Kids’ Go-To Person About Sex

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Book: God Made All of Me

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A Read-Aloud Story to Help Children Protect Their Bodies

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U.S. Church Membership Falls Below Majority

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Americans’ membership in houses of worship continued to decline last year, dropping below 50% for the first time in Gallup’s eight-decade

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How To Start A Youth Ministry In A Small Church

on April 15, 2021 by

Where do you begin if you’re attempting to launch a new program for teenagers, especially in a smaller congregation?

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Pew: YouTube Dominates Social Media Reach

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TikTok Now Rivals Snapchat, Twitter


Generation Z Survey Of 7,000 U.S. Teens

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20+ years of research U.S. teens GenZ insights


Space Jam 2 Removes Pepe Le Pew..

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To Make Room For More Family Friendly Characters

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Report: It Is Finished

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Multiple extremely reliable sources reported on Good Friday that “it is finished,” with your immeasurably great sin deb

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Teaching Students To Be Responsible Decision Makers

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Flashback: 5 Things to think about


Smugglers Dropped Children From 14-foot Border Wall

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Video: The girls, ages 3 & 5, were left miles from the nearest residence

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Book: Engaging Gen Z Raising The Bar For Youth Ministry

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This family-connected generation model calls for youth ministers to better intertwine families into ministry programming.


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Is The Main Thing Actually The Main Thing?

on March 28, 2021 by

I wonder if we have mistaken people growing in faith actually by seeing people enjoy themselves more

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What Kind Of Youth Pastor Are You?

on March 26, 2021 by

In other words, some youth pastors are hardly working while others are working really hard


Is Anime Safe For Kids?

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Top Tips to Find Age-Appropriate Shows


Mexican Drug Cartels Using Kids

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And that little girl is gonna go to work in sex-trafficking and that little girl is going to pay off all your…

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Book: You’re Not Enough (And That’s Okay)

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Escaping our culture of trendy narcissism—and embracing God instead.

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Grammys, Cardi B are part of oppressive ‘woke’ culture that’s increasingly calling evil ‘good’ and good ‘evil’

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How To Prepare Parents For Spiritual Leadership

on March 19, 2021 by

Learn how to give parents a vision for leading, confidence, a blessing, practical tools, community, and more

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Fla.Schools Reopened Without Becoming Superspreaders

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Schools in the state have maintained case rates lower than those in the wider community

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St. Patrick Calls All Christians To Be The Missionaries

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Preparing Students For Lifelong Faith

on March 17, 2021 by

The purpose of youth ministry is not to build large programs with many students but to establish students with lifelong faith in…

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Hope For Parents In The Here And Now

on March 16, 2021 by

The Promise of a New Heaven and a New Earth:

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Teaching Students To Be Responsible Decision Makers

on March 12, 2021 by

Your decisions determine the direction and quality of your life. And good questions are connected to good choices.

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Your Enneagram Type And Parenting Style

on March 11, 2021 by

What Your Enneagram Type Says About Your Parenting Style

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Igniting Passion In Your Teenagers

on March 10, 2021 by

We can’t cajole or bribe them into devotedness, but we can help them discover it…

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Why No One Understands the Reformation Confessions

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In what sense are we in communion with Irenaeus, Athanasius, Augustine, Anselm and Thomas Aquinas?

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Addison Rae: Body Image, Identity And Comparison

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how we can take control of social media rather than giving it permission to take control of us?

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Preventing Biological Males From Competing Females

on March 6, 2021 by

I will sign our bill to protect young girls from being forced to compete with biological males for athletic opportunities


Married Parents The Glue To Society

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Why Every Child Deserves Married Parents And A Society Who Helps Them Get That


The Rise Of Relational Pornography

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The website OnlyFans, for instance…

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Lonely Adolescents Are Susceptible To Internet Addiction

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A new study finds the risk of compulsive internet use has grown with loneliness becoming increasingly prevalent among adolescents

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Lonely Kids And The Church

on February 27, 2021 by

A Generation Defined By Loneliness


What Is The Right Amount Of Screen Time For Kids

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Here are a few tips from to help manage your kids’s screen time

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Teenagers With Happy Childhood Memories Do Better

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Drink and Drug Risk is Lower Among Optimistic Pupils With ‘Happy’ Memories


Radically Mixed Message With Super Bowl Halftime Show

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The Weeknd has a few clean songs, but


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Is that a $24 million diamond embedded in your forehead?

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Burnout In Youth Ministry

on February 5, 2021 by

No one goes into youth ministry because they want to spend their days relaxing in a stress-free environment

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Valentine’s Day Do’s And Don’ts

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Valentine’s Day the most beloved and hated holiday in all of tween and teen-dom

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YS: Best Youth Ministry Books 2021

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Best and most talked-about resources in 2021

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Pro-Life Youth Gather Nationwide To Protest Abortion

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Despite the bitterly cold wind chill, more than 200 pro-life youth gathered at Gravelly Point in Arlington


John Piper Tackled Man’s Struggle With Porn B4 Marriage

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“Beginning as a 10-year-old, I became addicted to porn videos. It was my primary battle for the next seven years.”

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Book: Cultural Intelligence Living In A Pluralistic World

on January 31, 2021 by

To understand the changing world around us, and engage it. To edify the church and seek the lost

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Gen Z Craves Spiritual Mentoring

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Though the majority of Gen Z is not engaged in scriptural study and has a distrustful relationship with religious institutions

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CDC Data Proves Schools Should Be Open…

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Backed by CDC Data, Jim Banks Introduces Legislation Urging Schools to Reopen

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Social Media Damages Teenagers’ Mental Health

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Teenagers’ mental health is being damaged by heavy social media use, a report has found

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7 Causes Of Infidelity In Your Marriage

on January 27, 2021 by

Several years ago, as I was preparing a youth night on the topic of chastity, two ministry colleagues offered me an insight…

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Rooted Book Awards 2020

on January 26, 2021 by

Best New Parenting Books


How College Ministries Are Coping With COVID

on January 25, 2021 by

We’ve had to adjust our schedule and to pivot on some things, but that’s all easy because of the wins we’ve been…


The 1776 American History Report

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Compiled by a multi-racial commission and beseeching Americans to take pride in their country

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Help Stop Boys From Participating In Girls’ Sports

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Sign the petition now and help us fight for a level playing field for girls in sports!


Talking To Teenagers About The Pixar Film Soul

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How the gospel can shed light on the questions the film raises, and in fact answer those very questions with truth and…

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Book: Modified Book Of Common Prayer For Teens

on January 21, 2021 by

77-day prayer book was designed to be used over the course of a summer

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30 Calif. Doctors Call For Schools To Reopen

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“Closing schools has real measurable impact,” “It’s harming kids.”

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Radicals In The Classroom

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The San Diego Unified School District has been radicalized

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90% Of Christian Schools Opened W/In-Person Instruction

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Nationwide survey of Christian schools’ responses to the coronavirus pandemic


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on January 17, 2021 by

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

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Requiring Kids Get Corona Vaccine To Return To School?

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Requiring Kids Get a Coronavirus Vaccine to Return to School Is Premature

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on January 15, 2021 by

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Teachers Unions Fail Science

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“no consistent relationship between in-person K-12 schooling and the spread of the coronavirus.”

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Planning For Summer 2021

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5 Realities to Keep in Mind as you Plan for Summer 2021

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Book: The Teen’s Guide To Communication

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40 Tips to Meaningful Communication

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A Teenage Girl To Be Executed Was Rescued

on January 11, 2021 by

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How To Talk To Any Young Person

on January 9, 2021 by

An Intergenerational Conversation Toolkit

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Biblical Dating For Teens

on January 8, 2021 by

6 Biblical Resolutions for Dating

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Looking Back To Look Forward

on January 7, 2021 by

2021 needs to be its own year—rather than “Not 2020.”

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The Sexism Of The Transgender Movement

on January 6, 2021 by

Officially The Most Dangerous In American History


2021 Leadership PTSD

on January 5, 2021 by

A few things I am bringing into the new year in hopes of battling this 2021 leadership PTSD from last year


State Lowers Age For Abortions Without Parental Consent

on January 5, 2021 by

Allowing 16-year-old girls to obtain abortions without parental consent

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Body Dissatisfaction at 14 Predicts Depression At 18

on January 5, 2021 by

Body dissatisfaction at age 14 years is associated with depressive episodes at age 18 years, according to a study

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Teen Leaves Suicide Note Pointing To Pandemic Isolation

on December 9, 2020 by

father says remote learning isolation to blame for teen’s death amid pandemic

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Pornhub Bans User Uploads After Child Abuse Allegations

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A New York Times investigation accused the site of being “infested” with child-abuse and rape-related videos

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Vision: 3 Signs Of An Unhealthy Ministry

on December 7, 2020 by

Here are some remedies to overcome them and bring your ministry back to its full potential!

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The Breakdown Of Higher Education

on November 30, 2020 by

Series of near-riots on campuses aimed at silencing guest speakers has exposed no longer free exchange of ideas in pursuit of truth

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Kids Milestone Moments Lost

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Parents Heartbroken Kids are Celebrating Milestones Without Family Due to COVID

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Discoveries About The First Thanksgiving

on November 27, 2020 by

The losses we have experienced from COVID-19 help us understand the Pilgrims. Their courage and faith to give thanks despite hardships can…

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Schools Ban Classic Novels As Much For Laziness/Ignorance

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Politics and propaganda will have to wait until students first learn to read and think for themselves

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Target Backtracks, Puts Book About ‘Transgender Craze

on November 26, 2020 by

Seducing Our Daughters’ the impact transgenderism is having on girls


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Study: Media Use by Kids Age Zero To Eight, 2020

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Young kids now spend more time watching online videos than doing any other activity on screens

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Flashback: Starting Out In Youth Ministry

on November 14, 2020 by

Youth ministry is hard, but we need it now more than ever

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Students With Dyslexia Aren’t Dumb

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Teachers Can Help Them See That

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Hiring Struggles And Solutions In Youth Ministry

on November 10, 2020 by

Others just wanted to do headhunting, but you were more interested in building a vital ministry.”

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My Five Biggest Youth Ministry Regrets

on November 6, 2020 by

– Part 5

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3 Reasons Why You Should NOT Be Teaching Kids

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Your role is primarily about adults, not kids


From One Generation To Another!

on November 3, 2020 by

Our faith is passed not by a program or a church service or a book that we read but in relationship with…

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Students Embraces Marxism & Socialism, Shun Capitalism

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An eye-opening number of Gen-Z-ers have warmed up to Marxism in the past year

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The Sex-Positive Movement

on November 1, 2020 by

To bring about a change in how individuals think about and practice sex and gender.


What’s Hot

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

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University’s Punishment Of Christian Student Was Wrong

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The Supreme Court to hear the case of a former student evangelist who was punished for trying to share his faith

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Ministry In Both Worlds

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Students love online stuff but not all of it. Students need a balance. They need an in person connection as well

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Man Loses Kindergarten Teaching Job After Crazy Tattoos

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Gave Kid Nightmares

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Student’s Freedom Of Speech And Colleges Responsibility

on October 3, 2020 by

Should a College Be Held Accountable for Violating a Student’s Freedom of Speech? This Supreme Court Case Will Decide

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Why Online Learning Is Setting Up American Kids To Fail

on October 2, 2020 by

As a licensed elementary teacher who has taught reading to children via Skype for the past five years

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Freedom, Anarchy Or Repression?

on September 24, 2020 by

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U.S. Teens Take After Their Parents Religiously

on September 22, 2020 by

When it comes to religion, American teenagers and their parents tend to have a lot in common – though not quite as…

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Parents You’re Not Failing, You’re Just Overwhelmed

on September 19, 2020 by

I’m going to share something with you my therapist shared with me weeks ago. And it’s about to blow your mind

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Group Discussion Cash Baker: Taking A Stand On TikTok

on September 19, 2020 by

This discussion brings up LGBTQ issues, Cash in this TikTok video chose to call it a sin

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The Pandemic Is A Mental Health Crisis For Parents

on September 16, 2020 by

New studies show caregivers with young children are stressed, with no signs of relief on the horizon