3 Common Traits of Youth Who Don’t Leave the Church
in Post, Youth
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on August 1, 2014
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What is it that sets apart the kids who stay in the church?

5 REGRETS I HAVE FROM MY YEARS IN YOUTH MINISTRY
in Slider, Youth
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on August 1, 2014
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by Josh Evans

9 Most Dangerous Apps for Kids
in Slider, Youth
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on August 1, 2014
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The Scary Truth and Why It’s Dangerous

15 Tips For Young Student Ministers
in Slider, Youth
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on August 1, 2014
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These are things I’ve learned by self-reflecting, seen in others, or have been advised by mentors

Sex And Evangelical Young Culture
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 31, 2014
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Promising amazing sex in exchange for purity doesn’t serve anyone…

Hey, Christian Youth: It Gets Better
in Post, Youth
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on July 31, 2014
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We must allow and call youth into Christian adulthood and ease their fears of a boring life

5 MYTHS ABOUT YOUTH PASTORS
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 31, 2014
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by Josh Evans

Bolt
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 31, 2014
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Is this Instagram’s answer to Snapchat?

5 Ways To Prepare Now For The Fall
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 31, 2014
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Ben Trueblood

Flashback: Millennials Political Views?
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on July 30, 2014
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This poll proves that millennials have totally incoherent political views

MTV: Virgin Territory
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on July 30, 2014
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MTV’s new show Virgin Territory turns a personal life event into profit

When the Game Stands Tall
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 30, 2014
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This film could replace Remember the Titans as the primary sports film for youth ministry

Want to Attend 'The Giver' Premiere?
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 30, 2014
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Weinstein Gamifies the Guest List

Dolphin Tale 2
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 30, 2014
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Ministry Resource Site for the upcoming film, “Dolphin Tale” Free Videos, Sermon Outlines and Images

3 Mistakes We Can’t Fall Into With Small Groups
in Post, Youth
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on July 29, 2014
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by Justin Knowles

The Great Marijuana Ruse
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 29, 2014
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63% of those convicted on a Federal level were Hispanic. Just 11% were black

Should I Watch Game of Thrones?
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 29, 2014
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In a world where this kind of sexually charged entertainment is rapidly becoming the choice diet of mainstream audiences…

10 Ways To Include Your Spouse in Your Ministry
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 29, 2014
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The “JH Uth Guy”

What You Need to Know About Ministering to Girls
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 28, 2014
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5 lies that girls believe about themselves

100 Water Balloons In A Minute
in Post, Youth
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on July 28, 2014
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A Creative Dad Just Made Water Balloon Fights Way More Efficient

UK: ‘Godless Cities’ and ‘Religious Enclaves’?
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on July 28, 2014
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The Distribution of Religion and Nonreligion in England and Wales.

Vicarious Bucket List
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on July 28, 2014
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What the parents found after their daughter died inside her makeup bag was life-changing

Dad’s Version of “Rude”... No. 1 spot on Billboard
in Slider, Youth
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on July 27, 2014
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Jonathan McKee

Girl Wakes Up To Cell Phone On Fire
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on July 27, 2014
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It’s something many of you probably do or know someone who does — go to bed with the cell under your pillow

Why Is Children’s Ministry So Hard?
in Slider, Youth
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on July 27, 2014
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So should all of this discourage us? Not at all…

What’s Hot? 07/25/14
in Slider, Youth
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on July 26, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

Teen Drinking Linked to Tougher Transition to Adulthood
in Slider, Youth
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on July 26, 2014
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longitudinal data on more than 3,000 twins

Guidelines for Buying a Used Car for a Teen Driver
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on July 26, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

4 Of The Most Important Words For Making Disciples
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 25, 2014
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George Lockhart

Four-Year-Old Banned From Donut Shop
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 25, 2014
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Kid asked a customer if she was pregnant

AUSSIES WATCH MORE TV YEAR-ON-YEAR
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 25, 2014
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Teens: (along with 25-34s) have the greatest tendency of all online Australians to multi-task

3 Pillars of Children’s Ministry
in Post, Youth
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on July 24, 2014
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Setting the spiritual foundation for children

The Biggest Kidmin Mistake You Will Ever Make
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 24, 2014
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…reasons that children will walk away from church without a Biblical foundation for their faith

Backlogged Immigration System Prolongs Road to Deportation for Unaccompanied Minors
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 24, 2014
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…many of those children remain in the country for years—even if deportation is the only option

Another Planned Parenthood Caught Promoting X-Rated Advice to Underage Girls
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 24, 2014
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Planned Parenthood receives more than$500 million annually from taxpayers, half of the organization’s budget

Flashback: 15 Sites and Apps Kids Are Heading to Beyond Facebook
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on July 23, 2014
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Why it’s popular and what parents need to know

Children 12 And Under Are Fastest Growing Group Of Unaccompanied Minors At U.S. Border
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 23, 2014
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117% increase in the number of unaccompanied children ages 12 and younger caught at the U.S.-Mexico border

4 WAYS TO MAXIMIZE THE TRIP AFTER IT’S OVER
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 23, 2014
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YouthWorks: by Sam Townsend

Summer Time Outreach Fun
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 23, 2014
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How to Do an Evangelistic Car Wash

Why Seven Hours of Sleep Might Be Better Than Eight
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 23, 2014
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Sleep experts close in on the optimal night’s sleep

Student Ministry and Divorce: The Numbers You’ve Heard Wrong
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 22, 2014
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Ronald long

THOUGHTS FOR PARENTS OF YOUNG TEENS, PART 8
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 22, 2014
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Marko

HOW TO BECOME A VETERAN YOUTH WORKER
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 22, 2014
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After 33 years in youth ministry, there are a few things i’m seeing about survival and thriving as a veteran

Be Less Careful
in Post, Youth
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on July 22, 2014
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Adam McLane: Take the time to examine your life and separate “be careful” from…

Flashback: Demonizing Teenagers
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 22, 2014
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Mike King

5 Marks Of Super Effective Youth Leaders
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 22, 2014
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Greg Stier

In Post-Recession Era, Young Adults Drive Continuing Rise in Multi-Generational Living
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 22, 2014
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Declining employment, marrying at later ages and staying in school…

"Word Crimes"
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on July 21, 2014
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‘Weird Al’ Yankovic

Earlybird Registration for The Summit ends July 31!
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 21, 2014
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18 presenters delivering laser-focused TED-style talks…who leave you thirsty for more

4 Components Of A Youth Ministry’s Identity
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 21, 2014
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by Christopher Wesley

Pew Research: How Americans Feel About Religious Groups
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on July 21, 2014
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…0 reflects the coldest, most negative possible rating and 100 the warmest

Middle Schoolers Who Text More Have Sex More
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 21, 2014
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Oddly researchers found that about 20% of students have received a sext, only five % said they’d sent one

Hobby Lobby To Release Family’s Public School Bible Curriculum Being Postponed?
in Education, Post 5
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on July 21, 2014
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“They were contemplating some kind of a course like this … and they wanted to be the first one to do it.”

Dealing with Your Baggage
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 21, 2014
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It had me thinking about what in our daily lives do we sacrifice to fit the needs of our problems?

Love Like A Hurricane
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 21, 2014
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We didn’t go to evangelize or proselyte per se. We went to serve. We went to help someone in need

What’s Hot?
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 20, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

Kids Who Spend Time Outdoors Are Healthier
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 20, 2014
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by Jim Liebelt

Teen Drivers Not Wearing Seat Belts
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 20, 2014
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Jim Liebelt

Flashback: Sticks and Phones: Preventing Digital Bullying
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 18, 2014
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Art Bamford series

How Young is Too Young for Digital Technology and Social Media?
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 18, 2014
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Art Bamford series

A New Look @ Navigating Digital Technology with Young People
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 18, 2014
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Art Bamford series

More Americans Than Ever Live In Multigenerational Households
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 18, 2014
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A larger share of young people live in multigenerational arrangements than of Americans 85 and older

Flashback: 9 Things We Should Get Rid of to Help Our Kids
in Slider, Youth
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on July 18, 2014
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I realized I was more than half the problem in this whole entitlement parenting challenge …wake up call

9 Things Adults Need to get Rid of to Become Better People
in Slider, Youth
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on July 18, 2014
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Last March, a post rocked the internet…I thought, my goodness, most of this could apply to adults!

Now Is The Time For SBC To Prioritize Reaching Baptizing And Discipling Young People
in Slider, Youth
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on July 18, 2014
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60% of our 46,125 SBC churches reported NO baptisms (age 12-17)

"Taking Time Out"
in Post, Youth
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on July 17, 2014
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A great reminder in the busy-ness of summer from the #YSVault

4 Leadership Lessons For Camping Staff Or VBS Leaders
in Post 5, Youth
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on July 17, 2014
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George Lockhart

Millennials' Political Views Don't Make Any Sense
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 17, 2014
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That’s not a harsh assessment. It’s just a fair description.

Researcher Questions Data in Same-Sex Parenting Study
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 16, 2014
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..the collection method was geared to skew the results in favor of same-sex couples.

Children Reared by 'Mom and Dad' Are Better Off ThanThose Reared by Homosexuals
in Post, Trends Studies
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on July 16, 2014
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New parenting study questions politically correct view that kids raised by homosexuals exhibit ‘no differences.’

Schools a haven for many unaccompanied minors
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on July 16, 2014
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Yahoo News

Flashback: Helping Students Process Their Mission Trip
in Post 4, Youth
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on July 15, 2014
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by Aaron Kirkpatrick

"Jesus And Mean People,"
in Post 3, Youth
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on July 15, 2014
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“Jesus Studies” Curriculum

"Driven Leaders and Selfish Ambition"
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 15, 2014
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by Danny Bowers

8 Signs of an Emotionally Healthy Church"
in Post, Youth
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on July 15, 2014
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Can’t We All Just Get Along: Family Dynamics in the Church

"5 Reasons The Church Needs Youth Ministry
in Slider, Youth
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on July 15, 2014
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Mark Matlcok: why youth ministry is vital to the body of Christ

Flashback: Social Media Affecting Teens' Concepts Of Friendship, Intimacy
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on July 15, 2014
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Young people feel socially supported by having large networks of on-line friends they may never see

3 Social Skills that Leave Others Hungry for More
in Slider, Youth
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on July 15, 2014
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Terry Linhart

CDC Says Kids Still Getting Too Much Screen Time
in Post 5, Social Media
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on July 14, 2014
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Jim Liebelt

US is Allowing Violent Gang Members to Enter
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 14, 2014
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Violent gang taking advantage of immigration crisis, using border as recruiting hub

What’s Hot? 07/11/14
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 14, 2014
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Trending Today

Teen Drinkers Risking Their Lives
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on July 13, 2014
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Study

How Young People Are Reading More Than You Think
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on July 13, 2014
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Voxburner

Teen Who Drink and Drug Face Higher Risks
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on July 12, 2014
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Jim Liebelt

Study Finds Teen Dating Violence Affects 1 in 6
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on July 12, 2014
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Jim Liebelt

Trolls Attacking Rape Victim
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on July 11, 2014
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Rape victim, 16..is trolled by sick internet users copying the pose she collapsed in

College Student Accidentally Sexts Dad...
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on July 11, 2014
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1 in 10 people have accidentally sexted the wrong person

A Dangerous Drug Trend For Bored Teens
in Post 5, Trends Studies
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on July 11, 2014
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Work distracts them from parenting. The lack of part-time jobs for teens = unsupervised time

Why Teenagers Act Crazy
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 11, 2014
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ADOLESCENCE is practically synonymous in our culture with risk taking, emotional drama outlandish behavior

Dr. Dre I'm Losing Billions to Fake Beats from China
in Media Entertainment, Post 5
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on July 11, 2014
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Beats points out it’s the headphone of choice for Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Diddy and tons of other celebs

'Stop The Beauty Madness' Brands Ads With Brutally Honest Messages
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on July 10, 2014
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Rice hopes the campaign will provide a corrective lens for how women perceive certain images

Someone Tried To Shame Her Body With Graffiti
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on July 10, 2014
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For all youth across America…Words can hurt but how you handle the words makes all the difference

Flashback: Miley…She’s A Wreck…And So Are We!
in Post 2, Youth
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on July 10, 2014
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George Lockhart

Miley Cyrus Going Too Far In Trippy, Nude Music Video?
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on July 10, 2014
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Miley Cyrus in new drug-filled, explicit video

16-Year-Old Girl Says Her Rape Went Viral
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on July 10, 2014
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In a way, it’s as though Jada’s been assaulted twice, both inside the house and online