Flashback: 6 Things To Do Before The New School Year
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on June 27, 2016
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Summer in Youth Ministry can be a busy time. It always seems to me that it is gone almost as soon as it gets here

Why I Use 30 Slides In A 15-Minute Sermon...
in Slider, Youth
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on June 27, 2016
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….and You Should Too

BET Awards
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on June 27, 2016
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The Complete Winners List

Sinister Plan To Crack Down On Christian Schools
in Education, Post 4
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on June 26, 2016
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by Todd Starnes

Teen Boys Think Porn is ‘Realistic’
in Post, Trends Studies
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on June 25, 2016
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We need to ensure that we are not creating a narrative for young people that viewing and emulating online pornography is normal

Teen Alcohol, Pot Use Linked to Poor Academic Performance, Health Problems
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on June 25, 2016
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Teens who use both pot and alcohol during middle and high school are more likely to have poor academic performance and mental health during high school

Teen Drinking May Damage Ability to Cope with Stress
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on June 25, 2016
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Teenagers often are tempted to try some alcohol. Many give in when they are just 12 to 16 years old

How to Reach the Next Generation
in Post, Youth
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on June 24, 2016
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Part 1

How to Reach the Next Generation
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 24, 2016
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Part 2

How to Reach the Next Generation
in Post 3, Youth
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on June 24, 2016
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Part 3

Video Of Hero Student Who Disarms Gunman At Seattle-Area University
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on June 23, 2016
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Surveillance video released from the deadly 2014 shooting at Seattle Pacific University

Dads And Culture
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 23, 2016
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by Walt Mueller

"Rescue Mission" Exposed
in Media Entertainment, Post 3
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on June 23, 2016
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The trio were apparently heading to Brooklyn to “rescue” a teenage girl involved with drugs

First Day on the Job, Teen Lifeguard Rescues Pilot From Plane
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on June 22, 2016
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“It was my first day, first shift ever lifeguarding,” he told Inside Edition. “A little more excitement than you would ask for

Oprah's New Megachurch Drama
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on June 22, 2016
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Greenleaf: Christians Gone Mildly Wild

Why Integration Isn't Working For Special Needs Kids
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on June 21, 2016
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Or their classmates

What Happens When A Transformative Principal Walks Away
in Post 4
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on June 21, 2016
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A school finds out

Games That Got Our Attention
in Post 3, Technology
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on June 21, 2016
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At E3 2016

Finding Dory Finds Glory
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on June 20, 2016
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Consider Dory “Found”

10 Life Skills You Can Teach Your Child
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on June 20, 2016
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Here are a few things your kids can learn by age 10

The New Compartmentalization Of Teenagers' Faith
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on June 20, 2016
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From YM360 and Andy Blanks

Millennials Are Going Against This Engagement Tradition
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on June 20, 2016
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And marriage tradition too.

Student Finally Gets Graduation
in Education, Slider
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on June 20, 2016
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Banned over facial hair

What I Learned About Faith Watching My Father Die
in Slider, Social Media
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on June 19, 2016
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What I learned about humilty from my Dad

How To Approach Father's Day As A Single Mom
in Slider, Social Media
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on June 19, 2016
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What does a single mom do on a day like today?

Apple's New App Guidelines
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on June 19, 2016
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Now in comic-book form

Values: Know The Signs Of Teens Being Stressed
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on June 18, 2016
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video: How to relieve stress

Flashback: Teen Girls More Stressed Than Boys
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on June 18, 2016
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…causes such as college prep tests and poor body image…

Orlando: Chick-fil-A did WHAT on Sunday?
in Media Entertainment, Slider
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on June 18, 2016
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Chick-fil-A doesn’t just serve chicken, they serve a community

Truly Partnering With Parents
in Post, Youth
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on June 17, 2016
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by Jonathan McKee

3 Keys To Keeping Boundaries In Ministry
in Post 3, Youth
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on June 17, 2016
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In fact, it can be incredibly difficult to maintain appropriate boundaries in ministry

Breath Of The Wild: Newest And Exciting Game
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on June 17, 2016
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Nintendo New York Gave Fans A Chance To Experience Legend Of Zelda

El Salvador Awaken Tour: Part 2
in Post, Youth
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on June 16, 2016
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George Lockhart

How Do You Help The Single Dads In Your Church?
in Post 3, Youth
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on June 16, 2016
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While single moms do make up the majority of single parents, single dad households are on the rise

Essential Youth Ministry: Relational Transformation
in Post 4, Youth
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on June 16, 2016
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The purpose behind our actions is a significant factor in determining our success or failure

Teen Suicide Rates Up, Especially Among Young Girls #
in Post, Trends Studies
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on June 15, 2016
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Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people 10-24 years old, according to CDC and Prevention

"Can I Have a Phone?" Values...
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 15, 2016
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Answering Every Kid’s Burning Question

Are Today’s Teens Taking Less Risks? Values...
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on June 15, 2016
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The Center for Disease Control (CDC) just released their brand new Youth Risk Behavior Survey

Values: The Importance Of Mom And Dad
in Post, Trends Studies
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on June 14, 2016
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Parents Have Unparalleled Influence on Their Kids

Stay-At-Home Moms With 4 Or More Kids Are “Very” Or “Extremely” Happy
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on June 14, 2016
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For the first-of-its-kind survey, entitled, The Gig, the magazine asked 558 women who self-identify as stay-at-home moms various questions

Moms By The Numbers
in Post 4, Trends Studies
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on June 14, 2016
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The Four Types of Modern Moms

Free Speech Permit?
in Education, Post
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on June 13, 2016
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N.C State’s policy of requiring students to obtain a permit before expressing themselves on campus is a violation of free speech

Warcraft
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on June 13, 2016
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Movie Review

'Mirror's Edge Catalyst': Video Game
in Media Entertainment, Post 4
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on June 13, 2016
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A game that puts the focus on fluid movement and combat rather than guns and superpowers

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

Teen Girls Tend To Choose Male Friends High In Empathy
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on June 12, 2016
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Boys with strong empathy skills attracted an average of 1.8 more girl friendships than boys with lower levels of empathy

Study Finds Parents Should Avoid Comments On Daughter’s Weight
in Post 4, Trends Studies
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on June 12, 2016
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“Commenting on a woman’s weight is never a good idea, even when they are young girls,”

Just 40% Of Grads Think College Got Them Ready For A Career
in Education, Post
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on June 11, 2016
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Students, may underestimate their preparedness because they lack confidence or a sufficient understanding of what employers want

Yelling Dads Make Teenage Behavior Worse
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on June 11, 2016
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How fathers interact with their children when disciplining them, has links to aggressive and delinquent behavior in later life.

Black Muslim Chases, Tackles White Trump Supporter ...Brags on Twitter
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on June 10, 2016
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In the video, Houdini can be seen running sown and tackling a young white man wearing a red shirt

Father Speaks Out After Young Son Targeted By Anti-Trump Mob
in Media Entertainment, Post 2
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on June 10, 2016
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..describe his family’s experience at San Jose rally

Fighting ISIS And Supporting The Christian Community Of Iraq
in Post, Youth
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on June 10, 2016
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Help protect kids from the killings, rapes, and kidnapping. Visit www.sonsoflibertyinternational.com to learn how to help.

Teen Choice Awards 2016
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on June 10, 2016
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Captain America: Civil War Leads Second Wave of Nominations

Increase In Living With Parents Driven By 25-34 Yr-Olds, Non-College Grads
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on June 10, 2016
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For the first time in more than 130 years, 18- to 34-year-olds in the U.S. were more likely to be living in their parents’ home than…

Leak Of Nude Snapchat Drove Teen Girl To Suicide
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on June 10, 2016
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Tovonna Holton’s (15) ex was angry about a breakup when he allegedly took an innocent video and turned it into revenge porn

“What Is Our Student Ministry Called To?”
in Post, Youth
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on June 9, 2016
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We don’t need a new mission. We don’t need a new model. We need new ministry goals and an unrelenting commitment to how we reach those goals.

Teaching Techniques That Tantalize
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 9, 2016
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Any question that is surprising, specific, and personal will get your students talking.

Transgenderism...
in Post 4, Youth
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on June 9, 2016
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Walt Mueller

Teenager Snapchat Video Admitting To Murder From Cop Car
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on June 8, 2016
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A Chicago teen charged with first-degree murder sent a Snapchat video from the backseat of a police car admitting he had killed his friend

Gender Ideology Putting Children At Risk
in Post 3, Youth
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on June 8, 2016
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More than 60 leaders concerned about the mental health of American children have signed onto an open letter

The Battle With Culture
in Post 4, Youth
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on June 8, 2016
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…if we don’t ever engage the earth, how can we be witnesses in it?

Just Before Steph’s Biggest Game, Ayesha Curry Stands For Her Faith
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on June 7, 2016
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In a world full of half-dressed celebrities willing to bare-all, Mrs. Curry’s powerful stand for modesty is a beautiful thing

20 Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming A Pastor
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on June 7, 2016
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I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but there are some things we are failing to prepare new pastors for

Church Mistakenly Employs Homeless Musician For 3 Years Thinking He Was New Youth Pastor
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on June 7, 2016
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Wandering into the church..he was immediately assumed to be the new youth pastor, due to the guitar he was carrying and unkempt looks

Inside The World Of One 13-Year-Old Girl
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on June 6, 2016
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What it’s like to grow up in the age of likes, lols and longing

What Are Your Goals For Students This Summer?
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 6, 2016
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Paul Worcester shares a summer goals worksheet that he uses with students through Christian Challenge and Chico State University

The Decline Of The Manly Man
in Post 3, Trends Studies
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on June 6, 2016
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Younger American men are noticeably less likely than older men to say that they are ‘completely masculine’

Whats Hot?
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on June 5, 2016
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A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies

Teens Curate Their Instagram Accounts, Over 25 Images is Now Uncool. Values
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 5, 2016
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In early adolescence, between the ages of 13 and 15, teens are still fairly self-centered and are more likely to worry about a “perceived other,”

Up Your's.....Speaking Game
in Post 4, Youth
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on June 5, 2016
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Remember these helpful tips, and don’t forget to….

Social Media Likes Activate Reward Response in Teen Brain
in Post, Trends Studies
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on June 4, 2016
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The same brain circuits that are activated by eating chocolate and winning money are activated when teens see “likes” on their own photos or the photos of peers in a social network, according to new research

Alcohol Exposure During Adolescence Leads To Chronic Stress Vulnerability
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on June 4, 2016
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I think what these studies are showing is that there are long-lasting effects from adolescent alcohol exposure, and it is not innocuou

Support From Family, Friends Important To Helping Prevent Depression In Teenagers
in Post 4, Youth
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on June 4, 2016
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…also found that teenagers who had grown up in a difficult family environment were more likely than their peers to be bullied at school

Prince Died Of Accidental Overdose Of Opioid Fentanyl
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on June 3, 2016
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….medical examiner says

Summer Camp Training
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 3, 2016
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The goals and purpose of camp counseling.”Who are you? and Why are you here?”

Cultivating Culture In Youth Ministry
in Post 3, Youth
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on June 3, 2016
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A Few Simple Ideas To Begin To Develop The Culture You Want

Flashback: Summer Survival Kit
in Slider, Youth
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on June 2, 2016
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George Lockhart

Rebuked By Adele Putting Our Phones Down- And Seeing Life
in Slider, Youth
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on June 2, 2016
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by Walt Mueller

SummerTime: These Are The 100 Deadliest Days For Teens
in Slider, Trends Studies
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on June 2, 2016
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Memorial Day through Labor Day is the deadliest time for teen drivers

Teen's 4-Day Killing Spree Inspired By 'The Purge Movie,'
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on June 2, 2016
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“The Purge Movie,” in which the United States government designates a 12-hour period where all crimes, including murder, are legal

I Promise. They ARE Listening
in Post 2, Youth
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on June 1, 2016
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We can never fully know the way the Lord is working on their hearts. In our eyes it seems like they are disinterested and disconnected. This is not always true

4 Essentials In Being The Family Leader
in Post 3, Youth
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on June 1, 2016
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“Communication has been the number one thing in our family,” Grammy Award-winning Michael W. Smith

Outrageous Tactics Used By DePaul University To Shut Down Conservative Speech
in Education, Post 4
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on June 1, 2016
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…it ordered the security providers to “stand down,” even as some Black Lives Matter advocates physically took control of a stage and threatened to punch the speaker in the face

Who Wants To Connect With Their “Over-Connected” Kids
in Post, Youth
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on May 31, 2016
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Jonathan McKee

Chewbacca Superstar Says She Wants To Use Her Influence For God
in Post 2, Youth
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on May 31, 2016
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When I was 16, I had a vision and dream from the Lord about my future about being used for His glory. I didn’t understand…

The Grace Adventure
in Post 3, Youth
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on May 31, 2016
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Duffy Robbins

5 Things Parents Do Not Know About Youth Pastors
in Post, Youth
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on May 30, 2016
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The value parents add to a student ministry is immeasurable

Basics Of Confirmation
in Post 2, Youth
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on May 30, 2016
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Chip Pope

Helping Students Thrive Into Adulthood
in Post 4, Youth
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on May 30, 2016
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by Brock Morgan

What’s Hot?
in Media Entertainment, Post
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on May 29, 2016
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A weekly listing of hot cultural items from the Internet, music, television and movies.

Heavy Internet Use Leads to School Burnout in Teens
in Post 2, Trends Studies
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on May 29, 2016
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Researchers have found that excessive Internet use — essentially bordering on addiction — leads to school burnout in teens

China Kids Climb 2,625-Foot Ladder To School
in Education, Post 3
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on May 29, 2016
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A series of dramatic photos showing kids putting their lives on the line by climbing a 2,625-foot bamboo ladder to and from school

For Millennials, Living With Parents Edges Out Other Living Arrangements
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on May 28, 2016
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For the first time in more than 130 years, adults ages 18 to 34 were slightly more likely to be living in their parents’ home than they were to be living with a spouse or partner in their own household

Growth Spurts Explain Why Tall Teen Boys Are So Clumsy
in Post, Trends Studies
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on May 28, 2016
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Boys, growth spurts can dramatically affect teens’ coordination, and new research has discovered why

Fatty Foods During Teen Years May Influence Later Breast Cancer Risk
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on May 28, 2016
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Teens who eat high amounts of saturated fats or low amounts of healthier mono- and polyunsaturated fats tend to have denser breasts 15 years later, new research suggests