UK: “YouTube Generation”
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on December 7, 2016
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Vast majority of children and teens watch YouTube weekly

Generation Z
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on December 7, 2016
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The low down from what I see. By Sarah Newton

New Book: "Never Mind My Thigh Gap"
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on December 7, 2016
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by Sarah Newton

Real Parents, Real Talk About Kids And Screens...Values
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on December 6, 2016
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Research continues to provide some answers on how parents are navigating this world

Mumps Outbreaks Are Worst In A Decade...College Campuses Hit Hard
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on December 6, 2016
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Spreads through saliva and mucus; transmitted by an infected person coughing, sneezing or talking, or by sharing cups or kissing

Netflix: We'll Double Number Of Original Series In 2017
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Next year Netflix’s original programming lineup will grow to up to 1,000 hours, more than doubling from 2016

Parents Confess The Lies They've Told Their Children In Awkward Situations
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on December 5, 2016
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I just told a four year old that tic tacs were medicine so I wouldn’t have to share

Teens Tell All: Your Guide To Teen Slang, From Bae To Woke
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on December 5, 2016
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As part of TODAY’s “Teens Tell All” series, we asked adolescents to enlighten the older crowd about all those mysterious terms they throw out when they talk or text

Students Want 'Sanctuary' From Student Loans, Final Exams And Drinking Laws
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on December 5, 2016
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Throughout the day, Campus Reform spoke with just one student who refused to support the idea of ignoring federal laws on campu

Students Break Out In “Mary Did You Know” Song As Tornado Sirens Blare
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“They started singing and everybody calmed down,”

Teen Allegedly Fatally Shoots Sleeping Family, Tries To Blame Father
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on December 4, 2016
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“The only real conclusion that we could draw from some of our investigation was that he had some difference with his parents when it came to just not getting along with them well,”

Police Hail Parents Who Found, Disarmed Son At Utah School
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on December 4, 2016
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“Thank goodness they did not wait and went to the school to find him,”

What’s Hot?
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on December 3, 2016
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A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies

New Smutty “One Finger Challenge” Going Viral
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on December 3, 2016
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The “one finger challenge” is an emerging, risqué social media fad where people are taking naked selfies of themselves in front of mirrors and covering their private parts with one finger

Most Students Don’t Know When News is Fake
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on December 3, 2016
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Stanford University study finds that they are often clueless about evaluating the accuracy and trustworthiness of what they find

Marlboro Black Lures Millennials Who Shunned Cowboy Image
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on December 2, 2016
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Marlboro’s Millennialized spin-off is reportedly drawing young smokers back to the brand

Kids And Their Parents Are Streaming More Than Ever
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on December 2, 2016
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Study: 78% of under-12s are tuning into SVODs

Snoop Dogg Slams Colin Kaepernick For Castro Praise...
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on December 2, 2016
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Says choose between football, revolution

Teens And Online Safety: Infographic
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on December 1, 2016
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The bane of the internet: cyber bullying, cyber stalking, sexting, inappropriate content, social media addiction

Next: Why Church?
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on December 1, 2016
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Our students are finding that the local body of believers is often at odds with their rapidly shifting culture

MTV Crisis As Millennial Viewers Vanish...
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on December 1, 2016
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MTV is down 11% among 18-34 demographic it has suffered from creative inconsistencies. MTV has no brand; no one knows what it is

Budweiser Targets Youth Culture With A New Clothing Line At PacSun
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on November 30, 2016
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The collection slightly strays from PacSun’s typical surf-and-skate staples and dips into the trend of vintage America with logo-centric styles

CDC Study Says Teen Virgins Are Healthier
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on November 30, 2016
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Teen Virgins rate significantly and consistently better in nearly all health-related behaviors and measures than their sexually active peers

Adolescent Suicides Rising At Alarming Rate
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on November 30, 2016
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Children and teens suffering from a variety of mental health issues are increasingly resorting to suicide

Should I leave My Church?
in Post, Youth
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on November 29, 2016
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8 critical questions

8 Questions To Ask Before Leaving A Ministry
in Post 2, Youth
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on November 29, 2016
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Joel Mayward

Building A Better Youth Ministry
in Post 3, Youth
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on November 29, 2016
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30 Ways in 30 Days by Trevor Hamaker

7 Tips To Prepare For A Great Retreat
in Post, Youth
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on November 28, 2016
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A great retreat requires hard work and intentional preparation. Here are a few tips to make your next retreat a success

Rapper: Planned Parenthood Commits "Genocide" Against Blacks
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on November 28, 2016
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Nick Cannon from the 2005 Single: “Can I live” told the story of how he was almost aborted before his mother changed her mind

Free College Ministry Resources!
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on November 28, 2016
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ebook, articles, podcasts & discipleship tools!

Teen “Choking Game” Played Solo Points To Suicide Risks
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on November 27, 2016
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Kids who tried the “choking game” alone were almost 5 times more likely to think of killing themselves

Flavored E-Cigarettes May Entice Teens To Smoke
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on November 27, 2016
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Fruit- or candy-flavored electronic cigarettes may entice American teens to start smoking tobacco

E-Cigs Tied To Frequent, Heavier Teen Tobacco Use
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on November 27, 2016
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Teens who regularly “vape” e-cigarettes are more likely to become frequent and heavy cigarette smokers

3 FREE e-books In Your Inbox
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on November 26, 2016
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Fuller Youth Institute: Become an FYI Insider by joining our community of over 23,000 parents and leaders

Fascinating Millennials?
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on November 26, 2016
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Youth workers, parents, pastors, teachers. . . all of you. . . give this a look.

"Mass Murderer Fidel Castro Finally Dead"
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on November 26, 2016
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Executed thousands of innocent people Still, was romanticized by leftists around the world, who hailed him as a hero

Free Pill-Testing Kits To Be Made Available At Sydney Music Festivals
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on November 26, 2016
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Kits can confirm whether or not pills contain a particular drug

Adolescent Binge Drinking Can Affect Brain Functions Of Future Offspring
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on November 25, 2016
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“Adolescent binge drinking not only is dangerous to the brain development of teenagers, but also may impact the brains of their children,”

"Post-Truth" Culture
in Education, Post 3
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on November 25, 2016
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A Professor In Post-Truth America…

5 Ways To Save A Girl
in Post 4, Youth
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on November 25, 2016
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The kind of (youthgroup) girl who draws you in and makes you actually glad to work more hours for less pay than 99% of your co-workers

Kids.....Ice Cream For Breakfast Makes You Smarter
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on November 24, 2016
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SAT Prep?….ice cream for breakfast improves a person’s alertness and mental performance

Children's Book: 'Take Heart, My Child'
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on November 24, 2016
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How Ainsley Earhardt’s dad inspired ‘Take Heart, My Child’

Teen Gets Sex-Change Treatments Without Parental Consent
in Education, Post 3
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on November 24, 2016
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Mom sues after her transgender teen gets sex-change treatments without her consent

ARIA AWARDS 2016
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on November 23, 2016
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The List

Listen To Jonathan McKee On Focus On The Family’s Broadcast
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on November 23, 2016
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Focus on the Family’s daily broadcast with Jim Daly talking about how to connect with your tech-absorbed kid

4 Ways YouthCulture Has Changed And What It Means For Youth Ministry
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on November 23, 2016
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“A generation ago the latchkey kid was the poster child for neglect; nowadays it might be the overscheduled kid who never rests but is shuttled from activity to activity.”

Shepherding Teen Identity...Values
in Post, Youth
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on November 23, 2016
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Students in our ministries are trying to answer the “Who am I?” question. “What is the youth pastor’s role in helping students answer that question?“

8 Ideas For Leading The Next Generation
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on November 23, 2016
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Brad Lomenick

Today’s College Experience
in Education, Post
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on November 22, 2016
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Somewhere Between Animal House and American Pie 2

Flashback: Marijuana Impacts Teens Brain Development Differently
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on November 22, 2016
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Study shows that the age at which an adolescent starts using marijuana affects which parts of the brain will be affected

'Campus Craziness': College stops flying American flag
in Education, Post 4
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on November 22, 2016
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To focus on racist, misogynistic, Islamophobic, anti-immigrant, anti-Semitic, anti-LGBTQ acts. But what about anti-American acts?

AMAs 2016
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on November 22, 2016
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The Full List of Winners

Study: The State Of Youth Ministry
in Post 5, Youth
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on November 21, 2016
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The findings of three nationwide studies. What’s going on in youth group? And is it working?

Flashback: Creating A Culture Of Welcome In Youthministry...Values
in Post 2, Youth
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on November 21, 2016
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When we teach students to value each person as God does, their perspective changes. And once students have a changed perspective, we can train them

Is This The Most Stressed Out Generation In History?
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on November 21, 2016
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by Jeremy Zach

Discussion Guide: Doctor Strange
in Post, Youth
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on November 21, 2016
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What Marvel’s latest hero movie teaches us about engaging sufferin

6 Strategies To Help Young People Discover And Love Your Church
in Post 5, Youth
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on November 21, 2016
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Ed Stetzer

Researchers Have Figured Out What Millennials Really Want In A Church
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on November 20, 2016
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Hint: It has less to do with programs…

What Parents Need To Say To Their Kids About Sports/Performance..Values
in Post 3, Youth
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on November 20, 2016
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Based on psychological research, the three healthiest statements moms and dads can make as perform are

4 Ways To Go For Grit Over Grades This Year
in Post 3, Youth
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on November 20, 2016
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“What do you think matters more—talent or effort?”

What’s Hot?
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on November 19, 2016
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A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies

Few States Have Plans For Kids Returning To Class After Concussion
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on November 19, 2016
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All U.S. states have “return-to-play” laws designed to protect young athletes who’ve suffered a concussion. But only a handful have regulations on handling kids’ return to the classroom, researchers report

Problem Behaviors Spread Between Siblings
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on November 19, 2016
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Investigators determined siblings play a key role in the escalation of problem behaviors over time, over and above the contributions of genes, friends, and parents.

Why Is The Teen Birth Rate So Much Higher In Rural Areas?
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on November 18, 2016
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Fewer teens are giving birth nationwide, but new government data reveals that teen births are much higher in rural areas than urban ones

Teen Facebook Live Streams Himself Firing Into Neighbor's House
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on November 18, 2016
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Charged with discharging a firearm into an occupied structure, discharging a firearm within city limits and an illegal weapons offense

A 15-year-old Trump Supporter Was Attacked And Beaten Up
in Education, Post 4
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on November 18, 2016
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A 15-year-old Trump supporter was attacked and beaten up by students who staged a walkout protest

YM360's Friendly Guide To Youth Ministry Communication
in Post 5, Youth
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on November 17, 2016
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Download this FREE Guide to Writing Bible Study for Teenagers

Flashback: The #1 Secret To Effective Communication
in Post 5, Youth
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on November 17, 2016
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Podcast: Terry Linhart with Dave Rahn

"Word Of The Year"...."Post-Truth" And Evangelism
in Post 5, Youth
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on November 17, 2016
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How the word “post-truth” became the “word of the year” and what it means for evangelism

Why We Got Into Ministry In The First Place
in Post, Youth
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on November 16, 2016
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“If you’re not spending time with teenagers, then you’re done with student ministry.”

National College Walkout Seeks 'Sanctuary' For Illegal Immigrant Students
in Education, Post 3
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on November 16, 2016
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Students at more than one hundred schools plan to participate in a nationwide walkout Wednesday to demand that college

MAP Of US Campuses Outrage, 'Fear' Over Trump's Election
in Education, Post 3
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on November 16, 2016
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Every instance recorded by Campus Reform is depicted in a map showing the reactions

Snapchat's Glasses Are A Hit
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on November 15, 2016
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The critics…..

Seduction
in Post, Youth
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on November 15, 2016
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A little Prayer About Seduce-Ability/

Depression On The Rise; Teen Girls Most At Risk
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on November 15, 2016
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This Might Be Why Depression Is Rising Among Teen Girls

Conservative Cardinals Challenge Pope Over Teachings On Family
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on November 15, 2016
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Worry he is weakening Roman Catholic rules on moral issues such as homosexuality and divorce while focusing on social problems….

Flasback: Moving People To Service
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on November 14, 2016
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People like the idea of service more than they like to serve.
Isn’t it true?

Building A Ministry Team
in Post, Youth
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on November 14, 2016
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Ministry is about people. It’s not really about programs, events or curriculum. It is all about relationships; with God and others

Parents And Youth Pastors Disagreement On...
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on November 14, 2016
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Parents youth pastors disagree about biggest challenge in youth ministry

Cont: Mom On Viral 'Kicked Out For Voting Trump' Video
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on November 14, 2016
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It was a joke?

YOU VOTE FOR HIM, YOU GET OUT ... Even If You Are Just a Kid!
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on November 14, 2016
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A Texas mother — if you can call her that — booted her young son from the house after he “voted” for Donald Trump at school

Vets Gift Disabled Teen Featured In Flag Photo With Standing Wheelchair
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on November 13, 2016
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Arek Trenholm went viral after his uncle snapped the photo of him standing for the flag at a town parade

FBI Operated Almost Two Dozen Child Porn Websites To Catch Predators
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on November 13, 2016
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Investigators allegedly used the sites to lure and catch online predators

U Of Penn Offers Puppies Coloring Books To Students Distraught Over Trump Win
in Education, Post 3
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on November 13, 2016
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Some professors turned Wednesday’s classes into ‘safe spaces’ in which students could freely express their concerns for their futures

Teens Often Ignore Online Risks
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on November 12, 2016
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New research finds that adolescents are more likely than adults to take online risks, regardless of the gamble involved

Teen Night Owls Struggle To Learn And Control Emotions At School
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on November 12, 2016
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Students who go to bed late tend to be both sleepier during the day and have more trouble with self-regulation, regardless of….

What’s Hot?
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on November 12, 2016
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A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies

Let’s Be Honest, Numbers Matter
in Post, Youth
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on November 11, 2016
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Now before you get all puffed up, let’s really talk about it

Snapchat Will Sell Its Spectacles Through Pop-up Vending Machines
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on November 11, 2016
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Snapchat’s $130 Spectacles are already in high demand

Five Actions That Form A Healthy Identity
in Post 4, Youth
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on November 11, 2016
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We live in a “tell all” culture. Social media, image consultants, photographs, smart phone in our hand to record ourselves

Voting 'Yes' For Recreational Marijuana Must Say 'Yes' To Regulation
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on November 10, 2016
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by Dr. Manny Alvarez

Commercialization Of Legal Pot Has Led To ‘Epidemic’ For Colorado Kids
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on November 10, 2016
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over 11% of Colorado’s (teens) use pot. 40% increase in drug-related suspensions and expulsions — the vast majority from marijuana

Teen Use Of Opioids Linked To Marijuana
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on November 10, 2016
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Teens who take opioid painkillers without a prescription also often use cannabis, according to a new study

Tis The Season For Time Together
in Post, Youth
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on November 9, 2016
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Making Sure Tech Doesn’t Hijack Your Holidays

5 Netflix Shows To Binge-Watch With Your Teens & Tweens
in Post 2, Youth
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on November 9, 2016
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Jonathan McKee

How To Process Stress With Kids
in Post 3, Youth
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on November 9, 2016
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A Helpful Video And Free Download

Marijuana legalization....
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on November 9, 2016
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California, Florida voters say yes

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Model I 'Didn't Mean To' Lose So Much Weight
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on November 8, 2016
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Bella Hadid: ‘I want boobs… I want my a** back’

Apple Bans Rich Kids app
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on November 8, 2016
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They claimed the price to join was fair as “if it was too much, it just isn’t for you”

Honor Who We Are Not What We Do...Values
in Post 3, Youth
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on November 7, 2016
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True honor comes not because of what someone has done but because of who someone is